Jan 24, 2018

Diageo Jobs in Ethiopia - Fixed Asset Analyst

  • Diageo Ethiopia
  • Sebeta, Oromia, Ethiopia
Full time Administration/Clerical Human Resources

Job Description

Diageo Job Vacancy in Ethiopia

Personal Assistant-Supply


External Job Description

Market context
Meta Abo Brewery Share Company SC (Meta Brewery’) was acquired in January 2012 by the global giant Diageo PLC. Diageo is a truly global organization with over 28,000 talented people and a presence in 180 countries. Across our 21 markets, our brand portfolio represents our biggest strength, and our biggest passion.  Be it our global giantslocal stars or Spirits brands we use our vision, creativity and courage to drive the growth of our products worldwide.  We invent strong brands for today and for the future; upholding the quality of our products and taking personal accountability for both the history and for the future of our brands.

We take our corporate social responsibility very seriously and it is our ultimate goal to have a positive impact in the society we are operating in. As a result of that, we launched our Water of life projects in Ethiopia with our NGO partners on 2009. 

Are you ready to join us on our journey to create history in Ethiopia and beyond?  We would like to welcome you to the Meta/Diageo world of exciting possibilities, a world of celebrating life every day, everywhere.
Role purpose
The Personal Assistant will be in charge of providing support to the Supply Chain Director and in the day-to-day management of the organization and plays a pivotal role in supporting, through a mixture of organizational and administrational tasks.
Top Accountabilities
1. Organizational Tasks:

  • Manage store
  • Manage accessibility to the director’s complex diary,
  • Assist in the preparation and distribution of correspondence and documents i.e. Presentations & pre-readings distribution for meetings.  
  • Provide cover for other team assistant during peak workload, sickness or holidays.
  • Support the Director with ad hoc personal requests and translations.
  • Work with site teams to deliver Supply Chain Director’s agenda.
  • Manages Travel and expense claims and other related invoice matters on behalf of SCD and his leadership.
  • Organise and co-ordinate functional and business meetings including video conferencing, domestic and International.

2. Communication:

  • Identify and drive forward initiatives to continuously improve communication across the organisation.
  • Build, develop and maintain relationships with key external / internal contacts and build cross-functional network within own peer group
  • Ensure fluid communication is maintained with the Director at all times, - screen telephone calls, dealing with all queries and forwarding to relevant parts of the function when necessary.

3. Travel:

  • Organize travel arrangements for visitors (internally and externally) coming to Meta to attend a meeting with  the Director.
  • Organize “Letter of Invitations” for visitors to Ethiopia upon approval 
  • Book international and domestic flights for internal staff upon approval

Qualification and experience required

  • Bachlors degree Secretarial qualification preference.
  • Previous experience of managing and co-ordination of events & business meetings.
  • Proven strong English and Amharic language skills
  • Takes full accountability for work of a high standard at all times and sees through to completion. 
  • Proactive in looking for opportunities to do things better and to improve the efficiency and ways of working.
  • High level of initiative, to ensure things happen and the ability to work independently.
  • Thinks and forward plans – uses judgement to make the right decisions. Anticipate issues and act to avoid them.
  • Communicates at all levels efficiently and identifies how best to structure and convey information to help others understand the key points.
  • Builds strong relationships, is committed and enthusiastic, is willing to work as part of a team, builds effective cross-functional networks.
  • Flexible in working hours to adjust to SUPPLY CHAIN DIRECTOR’s agenda requirements.

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