Office Coordinator

The Role
Our client is continuing to develop across the region and have experienced sustained growth, since inception. With offices based in Riyadh and Dubai, they are leading venture capitalists in the region, working with exciting start-ups within the tech space. We are seeking an Office Coordinator to support the dynamic COO of this young and vibrant organization. For those who love technology and the visions of the future, this is a superb opportunity to be part of an exciting and sustainable business. Supporting the COO and both offices, you will be assisting with all the support services administration and coordination and will travel when required (depending on COVID restriction) across the region to engage with all the team. Responsibilities will include full administrative coordination with external vendors, PMO and service support, HR and financial support to the outsourced accountancy function.

We are specifically seeking candidates with an operational background who have supported a variety of administrative functions, rather than those with an EA background. Excellent Excel skills are required, coupled with strong financial acumen to understand reports and financial vendor statements. In particular our client is seeking candidates who can demonstrate strong problem-solving ability and who are effective communicators and influencers, those who can ensure deadlines are met. Excellent interpersonal skills are needed with be able to liaise effectively with both internal and external stakeholders. Candidates will possess 3-4 years’ experience in an administrative support capacity and have a real interest in the technology of the future. Fluent English is a complete must and Arabic language skills would be considered advantageous. This is a strong team environment and as such our client is seeking an extrovert and fun personality, with an excellent work ethic. Immediate Start.

About the company
Irwin & Dow was established by two highly experienced recruitment professionals, Tracey Irwin and Jocelyn Dow. We provide a refreshing approach by working in close partnership with clients and candidates within the Business Support, Secretarial, HR & Finance sectors. Good staff are key to every business. We recognise and appreciate this, having over thirty years combined recruitment and executive search experience within the region. Our main aim is to provide a specialist service to clients preferring to work with a bespoke consultancy. Our values of discretion and diplomacy are paramount and our ultimate goal is to become a partner of choice for all our clients and candidates.