Temporary Executive/Administrative Assistant (6 months)

Our client is seeking two long-term temporary Executive/Administrative Assistants. The positions will run from Monday, May 28, 2018 through Friday, November 30, 2018. The ideal candidates will hold a high school diploma and/or a Bachelor’s Degree. This is a full-time (40 hours per week) position.

Duties: 

  • Provides administrative support in a complex team environment to a senior group or Executive
  • Coordinates complex, senior-level internal/ external meetings and conference calls
  • Handles a high volume of phone calls and interacts with high level business leaders in a professional and effective manner
  • Supports internal and external managers or clients
  • Responds and follows up on client requests
  • Maintains complex and extremely detailed calendars and prioritizes meeting requests and related logistics
  • Coordinates a high volume of domestic and international travel arrangements and processes expense reports
  • Maintains understanding of firm policies and handles certain issues independently
  • Responsible for participation in general administrative

Skills: 

  • Requires excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to maintain high standards despite pressing deadlines
  • Ability to solve problems quickly and efficiently
  • Strong knowledge of general business, corporate and government cultures
  • Ability to handle highly sensitive, confidential and non-routine information
  • Self-starter with excellent anticipation skills; problem solving; follow up
  • Demonstrated dependability and sense of urgency about getting results
  • Demonstrates high degree of integrity and confidentiality
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Comfortable working with people at all organizational levels
  • Comfortable working in a sometimes hectic, high pressure environment
  • Ability to display a consistent, professional degree of communication
  • Ability to work well under pressure, adapt to unexpected events, and prioritize and multi- task in a deadline driven environment
  • Must be able to prioritize a variety of time-sensitive tasks
  • Must have excellent judgment; independent thinker and resourceful
  • Strong proficiency in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Team player with a positive attitude
  • Highest degree of integrity, professionalism, diplomacy and discretion require