Diary Manager - £15.66ph Plus Hol Pay – Central London

  • Job Reference: 00000396-1
  • Date Posted: 10 May 2022
  • Recruiter: Gray & Associates
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £15.66 Per Hour
  • Sector: Higher Education & Charity
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Contact: Leanne Sangster
  • Email: Leanne@grayagency.com

Job Description

Diary Manager - £15.66ph plus Hol Pay – Central London


Immediate start to the end of July 2022 initially


We are recruiting for an experienced Diary Manager to join one of London’s leading Universities.



  • Manage and maintain complex diaries and email accounts.
  • Ensure diary commitments, papers, and arrangements are managed effectively.
  • Arranging internal and external meetings.
  • Co-ordinate and negotiate conflicting demands in order to schedule priority meetings in the diary.
  • Make travel arrangements for Senior Management as required including booking transport (train, air etc.) and accommodation.
  • Servicing meetings, setting the agenda, noting action points, typing and disseminating.
  • Setting up Zoom events.
  • Managing mailing lists.



  • Previous experience of working in a EA or comparable role, in an organisation of comparable scale and complexity.
  • Experience of managing complex, busy diaries.
  • Experience of servicing high-level committee meetings.
  • Demonstrable experience of working unsupervised with excellent planning and organisational abilities; ability to plan and prioritise own workload.
  • The ability to work under pressure, plan and co-ordinate multiple activities for self and others and manage competing priorities.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and professionally, in writing, by phone, and in person, with tact, diplomacy and sensitivity across a wide range of people at all levels in and outside the University.
  • A methodical and accurate approach to work combined with excellent attention to detail.
  • Absolute discretion when dealing with confidential or sensitive matters.


Gray & Associates is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.