PA to MMM Directors
Behind every whoop of wonder at THORPE PARK Resort, every squeal of delight at LEGOLAND® Windsor, and every gasp of awe at Madame Tussauds is a team dedicated to making magic. Join us as PA to the Merlin Magic Making Directors and you’ll be at the heart of the action.
About the role
In this important behind-the-scenes role, you’ll give full PA support to MMM’s Production Director, Group Creative Director and Group Project Director - Resorts. Managing a team of four administrators this role not only supports the three Directors but also their teams, making you one of the main point of contacts for the London office. Day-to-day, this’ll cover everything from arranging international travel,managing the directors’ diaries, co-ordinating meeting schedules and completing expenses in a timely manner, to taking ownership of creating accurate and dynamic presentations that take place, distributing important information to the relevant teams, managing your team of four with regular catch ups and performance reviews and you’ll also have the chance to arrange and attend team meetings onsite and offsite.As well as ensuring the Directors diaries are run efficiently and effectively , you’ll make it your mission to respond to all telephone queries, mail and emails and, as an MMM Travel Champion, it’ll be your responsibility to ensure all travel is booked according to Merlin travel policy and arrange cost-effective domestic and international business trips, making sure that all attendees have the necessary documents and visa’s arranged. You will also be involved in organising social events within the building.It takes a great team of people to create the memorable experiences that Merlin is famed for – do well in this role and you’ll be one of them.
With a couple of years’ PA experience under your belt, your organisational skills will be second to none and you’ll be able to plan ahead to make sure that the Directors’ diary and meeting needs are met. Your fantastic knowledge of how to proactively manage the Directors diary will mean you’ll be able to fully support them on a day to day basis, also being PC literate, you’ll have a strong knowledge of, Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel and PDF Writer. Your excellent communication skills will make dealing with people at all levels of the business a breeze, meaning that you’ll help to create a little magic every day.
About the benefits
Alongside a competitive salary, you can look forward to a great benefits package which includes 20 days’ holiday and, of course, a Merlin Magic pass which gives you free admission to all of our attractions worldwide. Perhaps the biggest benefits of joining us, however, are the outstanding opportunities for career development.
We’re a place that makes magic. Magic that gives millions of people fun, thrills and memorable experiences. We’re the thinkers, dreamers, doers and achievers whose job it is to create and deliver world-class new attractions, hotels and major investment projects, as well as manage the extensive real estate assets of one of the most exciting companies in the world. Welcome to Merlin Magic Making, the creative heart of Merlin Entertainments plc.
About Merlin Entertainments plc
Merlin Entertainments plc is the leading name in location-based, family entertainment, and has seen the most successful and dynamic growth of any company in the sector over the last five years. Europe’s Number 1 and the world’s second-largest visitor attraction operator, Merlin now operates 100 attractions, nine hotels/three holiday villages in 22 countries and across four continents. The company aims to deliver memorable and rewarding experiences to its c.60 million visitors worldwide, through its iconic global and local brands – including Madame Tussauds, SEA LIFE, LEGOLAND® and the Eye – and the commitment and passion of its managers and more than 25,000 employees.