YOUR PERSONAL ASSISTANT
As your Personal Assistant, I can offer a whole range of services that may help you or your business.
Whether you need help with a one-off project, ongoing support or just a couple of hours per week, I am here to assist you.
The differing needs and demands of each individual client are taken into consideration and I offer complete flexibility of service, hours and location, to provide a personalised service for your specific requirements.
From relocations and connecting utilities to managing complex diaries and arranging corporate hospitality, I provide my full experience and expertise.
If there is anything you need to arrange or any problem you have encountered on the Costa Blanca, I am sure I can help you to find the right solution.
I am Karen Mc Bride. As a native to Alicante and with more than 10 years’ experience as an Executive Assistant for multinational corporations, I decided to utilise my skills and expertise and offer Personal Assistant services on a freelance basis.
After living abroad in cities such as London, Dubai and Dublin, I can understand the difficulties one can encounter from the client side and I can help guide you through this different cultural system.
With trust, integrity and transparency at the forefront of my approach, you can have peace of mind that my client’s affairs are always carried out with the utmost professionalism.
I have over time accumulated an extensive network of trusted reliable professional contacts including local council departments, lawyers, real estate agents, tradesman and other services.
All services can be arranged from hourly rates to full project pricing.
From managing daily administration in your home or office, to planning social or corporate events.
Moving to the Costa Blanca ?
Whether you intend to stay long or short term in Spain, there are a number of facilities that will need to be taken care of to make your stay easier and documentation arranged to comply with Spanish law.
Local Authority requirements
Notary and Property Deeds
Health and House Insurance
NIE Numbers/ Residency
Already on the Costa Blanca ?
I know how important it is that your home is well cared for particularly when you are not in residence.
Whether you are residing in your new property all year round or splitting your time, I can help maximise either your time our your investment. I provide advice on and follow up.
Recruitment and management of household staff
Property renovation and refurbishment
Karen was my attendant at the notary when purchasing my flat in Alicante, which she did a very professional job. It was after however where she really excelled when I ran into trouble with the utility companies and a break in.
She overcome numerous problems that I found insurmountable. In minimal time she had certificates sourced, power and water connected and the property secured by alarm. She is now a key holder for when I am not staying at the property.
I cannot praise her highly enough for how she resolved what had become for me a highly stressful situation.
I asked Karen to over see all building work for a kitchen renovation at my holiday home on the Costa Blanca.
It was very important for me to find someone who was capable of delegating all the responsibilities necessaries to successfully accomplish my somewhat complex design.
Karen came highly recommend and she did not disappoint. She made the process so effortless, her efficiency and communication throughout was excellent and I look forward to entrusting her again in the future.
Karen is a reliable and resourceful professional who pays attention to details and delivers on time. She is open to new ideas, works well in collaborations and always with a smile.
Its always a pleasure to work wit her!
Karen was a fantastic person to work with. She follows directions well, is a hard worker, efficient, totally reliable and always cheerful.
Working with Karen has been fantastic! She is a happy and genuine soul who always offers solutions to everything. She has been a great support to my business. Love working with you Karen, thanks for everything you have done.
If you would like to discuss how I can help you further or require more information on the services I provide, please call me, email or submit an enquiry.