Personal Assistant

Does being in a role that is all about helping other people succeed feed your soul? Are you the orchestrator who can see the big picture and still manage the details? Does running a household bring you joy and fulfillment? Do you love domestic and household responsibilities, like shopping, errands, meal prep, and organizing?

If yes, then please continue reading to learn more about our open Part-time Personal Assistant position at Pepper’s Personal Assistants.

Pepper’s Personal Assistants is a rapidly growing executive services company. We serve executives and business owners who are ready to outsource their household errands, chores and projects. We add more ease to our client's lives allowing them to focus on their family, career and more of what they love.

We have an extremely busy client who needs help managing all facets of her life, especially her home.

We are most interested in those who identify with these traits and aptitudes:

  • Driven by caring for others and helping them succeed
  • Take initiative, but also ask questions when you hit a roadblock
  • A great communicator who believes in continuous updates and reports
  • Trustworthy and can be counted on to safeguard confidentiality
  • Balanced and not easily overwhelmed with competing demands
  • Resourceful and a quick learner
  • Adept at coordinating multiple efforts simultaneously
  • Delight in anticipating needs
  • Coachable – welcome and able to receive feedback with ease
  • Always looking for ways to make improvements
This is a part-time position and reports directly to the Lead Personal Assistant, while also working with members of the team when needed.

The work takes place at the client’s home, in the local area community for errands and shopping. Twice yearly in-person team meetings are required, as well as regularly scheduled virtual team meetings.

More about the role:
The main goal of this role is to take on any tasks assigned by the client in order to offer them more time and freedom to do the things that are their priorities. Types of tasks can include, but are not limited to:

  • Managing household projects and maintenance (coordinating contractors and service providers)
  • Maintain and follow detailed household manual, calendar, and filing system
  • Manage contractors and housecleaner
  • Keep house tidy daily/cleaning
  • Keep the house organized
  • Schedule and monitor business and personal travel
  • Maintain travel and personal preferences manuals and files
  • Schedule family activities, purchase tickets, etc.
  • Buy groceries and household supplies
  • Run errands including dry cleaning
  • Pick up and process mail
  • Manage car maintenance
  • Coordinate pet care for two cats
  • Consolidate household bills under separate account and pay bills
  • Assist with special projects
  • Cook two meals a week
  • Handle daily meal prep
  • There is opportunity for minimal childcare if you are available and enjoy this, but it is not required
Tools you will use:
It is helpful to be familiar with these, but willing to develop ideal candidate in specialized systems:

  • G-Suite
  • Slack
  • Zoom
  • Voxer
Experience, Qualifications, and Skills:
  • Experience managing a household is required
  • Experience in customer service is a huge plus!
  • Excel at follow-through
  • Great attention to detail
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Tech savvy and able to pick up new technology quickly and intuitively
  • Highly organized and efficient
  • Able to work independently and take initiative, be self-directed and self-motivated
  • Easy to reach and responsive during normal business hours – we have a policy of responding to texts, phone calls and emails within 4 hours, you must be able to comply with this policy during business hours
We find that team members with these traits are most successful at Pepper’s Personal Assistants:

  • Mature
  • Independent
  • To the point/direct
  • Confident
  • Growth-mindset
  • Friendly
  • Supportive
  • Value Service to Others
  • Trust-worthy and able to manage highly-confidential information
  • Flexible
  • Have solid, healthy boundaries
  • Energetic and outgoing
  • Ability to take feedback and learn quickly
  • Able to share feedback
  • Desire to contribute
  • Not easily overwhelmed
Hours of work:
This is a part-time role and will be approximately 25 hours per week. Ideally these hours would be on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday between the hours of 9:00am - 3:15pm. However, this can be adjusted somewhat to accommodate the Personal Assistant, if needed.

Compensation: $23-25

Thank you for reading through our post. It is imperative that we find the best match for us, and the best match for you.

If you still feel you are a great fit, then PLEASE submit your resume and cover letter.

In your cover letter, please introduce yourself, tell us your preferred number of hours, and tell us about one thing in our post that spoke to you, and why.

We have a formal recruiting process, and everyone will be contacted. If you are selected for the next step you will get instructions on what those are within 3 days of your submission.

We are really excited to get to know you to see if we are a great match!

Pepper’s Personal Assistants provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Pepper’s Personal Assistants complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
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