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Executive Administrative Assistant

  • Location
    • Washington, District of Columbia
  • Schedule Full time
  • Posted

Description

This is a hybrid work model out of Washington, D.C.

The Role:  

The position will provide executive administrative support to the Vice President, Global Regulatory Affairs and three directors.  Work includes various tasks such as travel arrangements, calendaring, and scheduling.  Position requires a high degree of accuracy and coordination within the Public Policy and across the company. 

 

Responsibilities:

  • Schedule complex meetings and maintain multiple calendars
  • Coordinate and schedule domestic and international meetings and manage calendars
  • Support travel arrangements, Visa, passport and associated expense reports
  • Conserve manager's time by assuming administrative details
  • Handling of global correspondence, email, and phone calls
  • When appropriate, respond to global email requests on behalf of VP Regulatory Affairs and direct leadership team (e.g., RSVP to invitations, coordinate meetings, provide bios, executive photos, maps/directions, etc.)
  • Support the development of various PowerPoint presentations, written reports, letters, etc.
  • Complete various assignments as requested with minimal supervision
  • Maintain electronic filing system, records, confidential files and GM specific reports
  • Manage team’s completion of required corporate training and other programs (ILM)
  • IT / Cell phone / Phone / Conference Call assistance
  • Manage office environment, including handling mail, ordering supplies, maintaining office equipment, etc.
  • Ability to process invoices in eSAP

Additional Description

Qualifications:

  • Experience dealing with Senior Management or Executives in an administrative capacity
  • Demonstrated planning and organizational skills
  • Demonstrated analytical skills
  • High level of interpersonal skills
  • High level of problem-solving ability including independent judgment and decision-making skills
  • Advanced level of proficiency in software (MS Teams, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, scheduling, internet, and knowledge of Sharepoint)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of grammar, spelling and punctuation
  • Highly proficient oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to take initiative and work independently

Required:

  • Two-year degree or professional certification in related field, or equivalent work experience (ten years).  A four-year college degree is preferred
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant administrative experience in a professional office setting

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