Executive Assistant to the Chief Executive

Experience working alongside Chief Executives.
Full time, permanent position.
Palmerston North based.

MidCentral District Health Board (MDHB) is responsible for the provision of health services to a population of over 180,000, and it employs over 2,500 staff.  MDHB has an exciting opportunity available for an experienced and capable Executive Assistant to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

Working in a partnership with the Director of the CEO’s Office, the Executive Assistant will proactively support the CEO and anticipate their needs. To be successful in this role you will need exceptional time management skills and the ability to work effectively in an ever-changing environment.

This role will require impeccable communication skills, quick thinking, and the ability to connect and collaborate at all levels including senior leaders, external partners, and frontline employees.

You will need to be an experienced EA who has previously worked alongside CEO’s. Your track record will reflect your ability to provide high quality support to a high performing senior leader in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.

You will be proficient in managing the schedule and of busy executive and ensuring they are prepared for their day ahead of time. If you are looking for an opportunity to apply your advanced skills in a challenging and rewarding role, we look forward to receiving your CV and covering letter.


APPLICATIONS CLOSE: Wednesday, 10 March 2021

FURTHER ENQUIRIES: Simon Urquhart-Hay on 04 550 8000

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