Executive Assistant

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About the job

We are looking for a strong communicative full time Executive Assistant in Rotterdam who is able to speak both D. This position reports directly to the CEO and is responsible for all business and occasionally personal related duties as delegated by the CEO, so he may focus on his primary responsibilities and maximize his time and effectiveness (i.e. responsible for a wide variety of administrative support duties).

Responsibilities shall include:

  • Calendar Management in the broadest sense possible.
  • Assist in the timely management of communications (email, transmittals, telephone, and voicemail).
  • Travel coordinator; including, but not limited, the preparation of expense reports, arranging flights and updating traveler profiles, hotel accommodation and conferences, and maintaining regular contact with suppliers.
  • Event coordinator; including, but not limited, preparation of and follow up on Executive Management Meetings.
  • Update intranet, website and other online presence as/when required.
  • Support on recruiting activities.
  • Draft spreadsheets.
  • Perform variety of all further office related tasks.
  • Ensure visitors and phone calls are attended courteously and promptly.

What we offer

We offer a full-time position in a dynamic, commercial environment. Our communication lines are short and informal, allowing you to quickly add value to the team and business. We are offering primary benefits commensurate to the position, your education and experience. They include 14 months’ salary, fully paid pension scheme and discretionary bonus arrangement. Secondary benefits include 26 vacation days, a loyalty scheme and the required company tools. It is a full time position (37,5 uur). Salary is € 4000 gross with the right experience.

Job requirements

The role requires a very proactive and extremely detail-oriented Executive Assistant with excellent communication skills in Dutch & English, knowledge of German is to be considered an advantage (written, verbal and interpersonal), and a very strong work ethic.


  • You have > 5 years’ experience in a similar role.
  • You have a higher education in Executive Management Support.
  • Demonstrated strong knowledge and extensive use of Microsoft Office / Office 365 - social/business media knowledge and insight is a bonus.
  • You move comfortably in an international, cross-cultural environment.
  • Integrity - upholds organizational values.
  • Dependability - follows instructions, responds to management direction, result oriented and committed to achieving objectives and tasks as required.
  • Teamwork and Collaboration - exhibits objectivity and openness to others views, gives and welcomes feedback, contributes to building a positive team spirit.
  • Professionalism - reacts well under pressure; accepts responsibility for own actions.
  • Organizational Support - follows policies and procedures and supports organization’s goals and values.
  • Quality Management - looks for ways to improve and promote quality, demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness.
  • Negotiation - analyzes each situation, looking for opportunities to make any situation more beneficial for the CEO and the company.
  • Flexibility - willing to work extra time during busy times and on call during weekends and after business hours.

About the company

A well-reputed international shipping company focused on the carriage of liquefied gases on a worldwide basis. Founded in 1969 and supported by long-established family-owned maritime groups, It is a key service provider to the world’s Energy and Chemical Majors, as well as leading Trading Houses across the globe. The company's fleet currently consists of 34 vessels and is operated out of offices in Rotterdam, Houston and Hong Kong.

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Unique Uitzendbureau Rotterdam Blaak

Blaak 6
3011 TA Rotterdam

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