Executive Assistant recruitment agency listing

An executive assistant provides administrative support to a company's executive with their primary objective being to reduce the executive's workload. The majority of employers of executive assistants seek applicants with a good standard of basic education, although an increasing number are seeking candidates with higher level qualifications, such as diplomas in administration or degrees in areas such as business studies or management. Candidates with knowledge of foreign languages, business studies and ICT are highly sought after, as are those with experience of working in an office environment. Personal qualities are often considered to be just as important as formal qualifications and skills, with employers seeking candidates with strong interpersonal and communication skills, excellent organisational skills and good prioritisation skills.

Employment opportunities for executive assistants are found in private and public sector organisations of all sizes. For those with foreign language skills, overseas jobs are readily available. Vacancies for executive assistants are frequently advertised through specialist recruitment agencies and usually involve working standard office hours, Monday to Friday. While roles are almost always office-based, applicants must be willing to travel to attend business meetings and events.

Starting salaries for executive assistants are around £18,000 a year. Salaries are often higher for those working in larger companies.

94 Recruitment Agencies found

Showing 18 of 94 agencies that recruit for Executive Assistant jobs in the Administration industry. View your closest or specialist recruiters by using the Agency Search above.

Axis Recruitment

A leading recruitment specialist with a portfolio of globally respected clients in Office Support. Axis Recruitment's consultants utilise their industry experience and exclusive candidate talent pool to source the most in demand, professionals for all hires within your organisation. Our consultants are experienced and are able to respond expertly and efficiently to our client's requirements. Visit our website for testimonials or call us today!

North West England The Exchange, 1st John Street, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 1DD

The Plus Team

Specialists in supplying PA and office support staff. We aim to keep the human touch in Human Resourcing!

London and Home Counties 23 Hanover Square, London - West End, London, Greater London, W1S 1JB

Berry Recruitment - Commercial Division

From senior director level to more junior within finance, HR, marketing, sales, customer service and administration our Office and Contact Centre service is geared towards matching candidates with opportunities which precisely suit their capabilities. We have an established pedigree within the sector and our specialist teams are well qualified to advise and assist your career development.

UK wide 7 Warwick Street, Worthing, West Sussex, BN11 3DF

Badger Associates Ltd

For the finest administrative and secretarial staff in East Anglia - look no further. Think Badger. Because the answer is black and white!

Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire and Essex Pottergate Street, Aslacton, Norwich, Norfolk, NR15 2JU

Attic Recruitment Limited

Attic Recruitment is a boutique consultancy specialising in first-class executive assistant, secretarial and graduate recruitment across a broad range of industry sectors.

London and the South East 79/80 Margaret Street, London, Greater London, W1W 8TA

Mana Resourcing Ltd

We have specialist consultants for sales, engineering / technical, education, IT and commercial / office. We aim to save our clients both time and money and offer an honest and professional approach to recruiting. Mana will make your recruiting a simple and effective process for all perm/temp/contract roles.

UK Wide Carlton House, High Street, Higham Ferrers, Wellingborough, Northants, NN10 8BW

Headway Recruitment

Growing Businesses, Building Careers! We specialise in recruiting for Office, Management and Engineering roles in the Yorkshire region covering temporary, permanent, contract and part-time positions.

West Yorkshire, North Yorkshire, South Yorkshire 30A Bingley Road, Saltaire, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD18 4RS

PurplePower Recruitment Ltd

PA to Director? PurplePower have 8 years experience of supplying office support staff to clients in the London, Cambridge and Newmarket areas. If you are looking for temporary or permanent member of staff, look no further.

East Anglia, London, The Home Counties Milton Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB4 0FZ

Off To Work Permanent Recruitment

We have recruited Talent Sourcing Specialists who each come with exceptional knowledge of their dedicated industry sector, this experiences shows our passion, our service focus and the strength of our team, it enables us to have an in-depth insight to the requirements of your Job Spec OR Talent needs.

UK & Worldwide 31-33 Guildhall Buildings, 12 Navigation Street, Birmingham, West Midlands, B2 4BT

Parmar Staffing Ltd

Parmar Staffing will provide you with a personal service that will ensure that the best partnerships are built between potential employees and employers - that's how simple, recruitment should be. We provide transparency at all stages and our fees are only payable if we are successful in placing a candidate with you. If will not cost you anything to view CV's or to interview candidates.

West Sussex, East Sussex 36a Goring Road, Worthing, West Sussex, BN12 4AD

Perfect Fit People Ltd

A specialist recruitment business providing a bespoke service to clients and candidates; with extensive experience across multiple sectors including office support; production/manufacturing; engineering and supply chain we work with candidates at all levels from trainee to Director. A recruitment partner of choice we manage the total recruitment process from start to finish leaving you to concentrate on what you do best - running your business.

North West & Yorkshire 7 Browns Road, Bolton, Lancashire, BL2 6RQ

Plum Personnel

In a nutshell we'll deliver an efficient service that's competitively priced. We'll actively listen to fully understand and meet your business needs - and won't promise what we can't deliver. You can be assured of a complete professional service underpinned by integrity in all that we do.

West Midlands and Warwickshire 699 Warwick Road, Solihull, West Midlands, Westmidlands, B91 3DA

Tribe Recruitment Ltd

Tribe Recruitment is a recruitment agency that sources talented individuals across a number of disciplines for both temporary and permanent positions, we pride ourselves in the service we provide and the candidates we recruit Tribe Recruitment offers our clients the complete solution to their recruitment needs.

North East, North West, Yorkshire & Humberside, Regus Building, Doxford International Business Park, Sunderland, SR3 3XW

Sarah Harvey Recruitment Limited

Sarah Harvey Recruitment has been established for over 20 years specialising in Commercial, Technical, Healthcare and Executive recruitment. Based in Leamington, Sarah Harvey have developed a reputation as a hard working, honest and professional consultancy.

UK, Europe. 37 Chandos Street, Leamington Spa, Midlands, Warwickshire, CV32 4RL

Culture Care Agency Ltd

We provide locum field workers, residential and domiciliary care workers and other job roles to local authorities, the health sector, private companies and service users. Registered with Care Quality Commission (CQC) and members of United Kingdom Home Care Association (UKHCA) in providing Home Care Services.

Greater London, Home Counties and surrounding area Bow House Business Centre, 153-159 Bow Road, Bow, London, E3 2SE


PB Recruitment Consultants Ltd is a multifaceted company dedicated to service provision. We have many candidates with administration/secretarial experience, ranging from office junior to Personal Assistant, looking for temporary and permanent vacancies. We offer a tailor made service according to specific client/job required, using our extensive database of candidates, within each specialised area of practice.

Throughout the UK Suite 3a, Chantry House, 8-10 High Street, Essex, Billericay, CM12 9BQ

Multitask Personnel Ltd

Our specialist Clerical and Professional recruiters have a vast amount of experience recruiting for a range of roles from Administration right through to Executive management. We can provide staff on a temporary or permanent basis and offer flexible tailor made solutions to support your business.

UK wide 18 Nightingale Court, Nightingale Close, Sheffield, Rotherham, Yorkshire, S60 2AB

OMNI Search & Selection

With the ability to source staff for all Admin & Secretarial roles, Omni Search & Selection has developed an admirable reputation amongst clients across the UK. We only hire consultants with industry experience, allowing them to use their acquired knowledge to address permanent positions such as Copy Typist, Executive Assistant and Secretary. We utilise social media, our own database and can also headhunt for more senior roles.

UK wide Highwoods, Caterham, Surrey, CR3 6AX