Business Support Professional

Edwards & Pearce Limited
£25k pa
19 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Job Title: Business Support Professional

Salary: Circa £25,000

Location: Wakefield


A remarkable opportunity has arisen for an outstanding Business Support professional to join a thriving farming business in Wakefield. You will be responsible for researching and providing detailed information and recommendations that inform and support the Senior Team and enable the CEO to effectively manage and influence the decision making process at Board level.


-Research into a variety of topics of varying complexity and produce clear and concise reports and recommendations.
-Prepare detailed reports, presentations and briefing materials related to research outputs.
-Diary Management.
-Travel and accommodation booking.
-Handle all correspondence and communications on behalf of the CEO
-Prepare, arrange and minute senior team meeting and following up action points.


-Ability to undertake research using own initiative and produce clear and concise reports.
-Excellent analytical skills.
-Strategic thinker.
-Good attention to detail and accuracy.
-Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
-Strong IT Skills - Microsoft Office including Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
-Degree educated or equivalent.

An organisation with clear vision to invest and grow their business in realistic terms to achieve world class status. A flat structured business where individuals count and an organisation that truly believes in their products, staff and long-term success.

*Edwards & Pearce is a professional recruitment consultancy with 11 specialist divisions managed by experts in their own area of recruitment
*Established in 1998
*Employ approx 30 staff
*2 offices in Doncaster & Hull
*Edwards & Pearce operates according to a strict ethical code and aims to offer both candidates and clients the highest levels of professionalism and customer service.
*Edwards & Pearce has an enviable client base including plc's, blue chip organisations and SME's , global FMCG manufacturing, the public sector, charities and the Big 4 accountancy firms achieving preferred supplier status with many clients
*From the 2 offices based in Yorkshire, Edwards & Pearce successfully recruit for not only local, regional and national clients but has also undertaken and filled international assignments.