Lambano: Executive Assistant

Lambano Sanctuary
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Friday, 9 February, 2018
Opportunity type: 

Lambano Sanctuary is an NGO that provides holistic care to all children with life threatening and life limiting illnesses, including their families.  
Lambano Sanctuary seeks to appoint an Executive Assistant to be based in Gauteng.


  • Manage and coordinate all activities of the office of the CEO 
  • Provide executive level support to the CEO 
  • Provide team leadership, mentoring and alignment with Lambano’s values
  • Provide project management support to the CEO for current and future projects
  • Develop, align and implement the HR strategy in conjunction with the CEO 
  • Design, implement, maintain and enhance organisation- and people capabilities 
  • Manage HR effectively
  • Engage with internal and external stakeholders
  • Manage relevant expense budgets 
  • Manage team members and facilitate staff development 
  • Perform other duties, as and when so requested, in support of team goals  


  • Diploma in HR Management 
  • A minimum of five years’ experience in HR
  • Create new and sustain current relationships at all levels
  • Proven project management experience; interactive, organisational and planning skills, attention to detail and accuracy, adaptability
  • Communication verbal and written and effective office administration 
  • Proven team leadership capabilities 
  • Proven advanced administrative ability 
  • Computer literacy with experience in Microsoft Office Suite (inclusive of Microsoft Project)
  • Unendorsed driver’s licence  
  • Organisational awareness
  • Resilience and stress management 
  • Interpersonal sensitivity 
  • Relationship building / partnering 
  • Orientation 
  • Action orientation
  • Plan and organising 
  • Judgement and decision making 
  • Monitor 
  • Team work
  • Engage diversity 
  • Develop people  

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