Key tasks for Executive Assistants

The key tasks for Executive Assistants, Personal Assistants and Administrative Support Professionals are varied and vast. We are asked to take on so many different responsibilities that really do differ from role to role it is hard to cover everything that Assistants do.

On this page you will find all of the Practically Perfect PA guides on the key tasks for Executive Assistants including, administrative tasks, project management, travel management, supporting boards and Committees, managing board-papers, calendar and email management. Assistants also look after the office communications, organising events and implementing processes and procedures.

In all of the key tasks for Assistants there are also managerial responsibilities, leadership skills, strategic decision making  and problem-solving.