Admin Assistant Job in Kenya

Job Title: Administrative Assistant

Hiring Organization: CrossBoundary Group
Location – Locality: Nairobi
Location – Region: Kenya
Industry: Investment
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: KES
Date Posted: 05/24/2024

About the Firm

Founded in 2011, CrossBoundary is a mission-driven investment firm committed to unlocking the power of capital to make a substantial return while creating a lasting difference in underserved markets. CrossBoundary provides investment advisory services, having developed a specialized expertise in unleashing investment across all sectors in fragile and emerging markets. Our advisory clients include governments, development finance institutions, private equity firms, Fortune 100 companies, and research institutions. Learn more at

Job Description

We are seeking an Administrative Assistant to provide support to our office manager and employees, assisting with daily office needs and managing our company’s general administrative activities. The ideal candidate will be a problem solver who has excellent communication skills and impeccable attention to detail.

Who We Are

The CrossBoundary team is a unique group of people who are genuinely excited by the opportunity to make a difference in some of the most challenging and exciting markets in the world. Team members come from diverse backgrounds but share several qualities: curiosity, humility, integrity, a drive for excellence, and a bias for action.

Who You Are

Proven administrative experience

Superb written and verbal communication skills

Strong time-management skills and multitasking ability

Excellent customer service skills required

Aptitude for learning new software and systems.

Primary Responsibilities

Greet visitors and manage front desk operations, ensuring excellent guest relations and a well-organized reception area.

Processing and directing mail and incoming packages or deliveries.

Provide administrative support, including liaising with other departments and assisting with travel planning, such as visa letters, local transport, and hotel arrangements.

Prepare monthly budgets for office supplies and manage logistics, for example, procurement, inventory, storage, distribution, and transportation.

Organize shipments and distribution routes for timely deliveries, such as swag items, and team care packages.

Assist in organizing and supervising office activities, such as event planning and team lunches.

Maintain office facilities, including plumbing, air conditioning, and appliances.

Anticipate the needs of others to ensure a seamless and positive experience.

Perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.

Think you have what it takes but are not sure you check every box? If you’re passionate about what we’re building, we want to hear from you!

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