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Givaudan is a global leading company in taste and wellbeing, fragrance and beauty. With its heritage stretching back over 250 years, the Company has a long history of innovating scents and tastes. From a favourite drink to your daily meal, from prestige perfumes to cosmetics and laundry care, its creations inspire emotions and delight millions of consumers the world over. The company is committed to driving purpose-led, long-term growth while leading the way to improve happiness and health for people and nature. In the fiscal year 2020, the Company employed over 15,800 people worldwide and achieved sales of CHF 6.3 billion and a free cash flow of 12.8% of sales. Let’s imagine together on www.givaudan.com.

Executive Assistant


Perform administrative activities in order to provide administrative support to one or many of the company’s top executives according to company’s policies and executive’s needs.


Core Responsibilities

Personal Assistance

·        Support the executive(s) by reading, researching, and routing correspondence; drafting letters and documents, collecting and analysing information, initiating telecommunications

·        Maintain executive's appointment schedule by planning and scheduling meetings, conferences, teleconferences, and travel

·        File and retrieve documents and reference materials, conduct research, collect and analyse data to prepare reports and documents

·        Take notes during meetings and prepare meeting minutes

Office Administration

·        Maintain office supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level, anticipating needed supplies and ordering new supplies

·        Ensure office equipment is functioning by completing preventive maintenance requirements and managing repairs


Academic Background

·        Bachelor’s/Master’s Degree or equivalent experience


Professional Experience

·        3-5 years of experience as a personal assistant, preferably in an international environment


Technical Skills

·        Fluent English, local language essential

·        Computer literacy

·        Time Management skills

·        Good interpersonal skills

·        Organisational skills

·        Communication skills

·        Problem solving skills

At Givaudan, you contribute to delightful taste and scent experiences that touch people’s lives.
You work within an inspiring teamwork culture – where you can thrive, collaborate and learn from other talented and passionate people across disciplines, regions and divisions.
Join us and Impact Your World

Diversity drives innovation and creates closer connections with our employees, customers and partners.
Givaudan embraces diversity and is committed to building an inclusive environment where everyone impacts our world.

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