Executive Assistant

Adecco is currently assisting a partnering client in their search to fill an Executive Assistant role in Austin, TX! Apply now if you meet the qualifications listed below!

POSITION: Executive Assistant
DURATION: 4 months (contract)
HOURS: Monday thru Friday 8AM to 5PM
Pay Rate: 24.00 per hour


You will:
• Manage the Sr. Director’s calendar extensively, including organizing internal and external meetings across multiple time zones & locations.
• Coordinate complex domestic and international itineraries & travel including booking flights & hotels
• Strive to deeply understand the team's goals, and work with the Sr. Director to ensure that their time is organized accordingly.
• Manage financial administration, e.g. processing POs & invoices.
• Event planning and coordination of team off-sites/events.
• Communicate with internal & external parties, while exhibiting the highest degree of professionalism.
• Assist in the preparation of presentation or meeting materials.
• Coordinate agenda and record meeting minutes for team staff meetings
• Ensure email lists, org charts and other administrative systems are regularly maintained and current.
• Inform the Sr. Director of employee updates and milestones (reviews, anniversaries etc.).
• Be involved in special or other ad-hoc projects as required
• Compile & edit briefing materials and synthesize this information into executive summaries with key business & communication insights.
• Work with the Austin EA team and onsite engagement committees to execute on local priorities & events.
• Exercise absolute discretion at all times.

You are:
• An experienced Exec Assistant with 5+ years’ experience in a technology organization supporting Senior Director / Director levels.
• An individual who seeks information beyond what is plainly presented to you, with an aim to understanding the Sr. Director’s goals & actively finding ways to be helpful in executing these goals.
• Enthusiastic and eager to help wherever you can, and do whatever it takes to ensure progress, while being friendly, collaborative and approachable.
• Exceptional with regards to organizational & analytical skills but have the ability to be creative in order to solve problems.
• Superb at communicating with great written and verbal communications skills with the ability of capturing complex concepts & conveying them in simple, meaningful language.
• Able to compile clear and concise briefing materials.
• Able to perform well in highly dynamic, high pressure, rapidly changing environment.
• Able to interact with senior level executives and all levels of the organization.
• Aware of maintaining confidentiality & the use of discretion.
• Self-directed, take initiative & proactive with excellent project management skills.
• Laser focused when it comes to attention to detail and accuracy. You exhibit flexibility, prioritization & the ability to multi-task.

• Probably has 3-10 years of experience and wants to get their foot in the door at a growing company like eBay
• Has knowledge of eBay, either as a seller or buyer
• Has worked effectively in an open, fast paced environment
• Supported several leaders simultaneously
• High energy while also being concise and articulate
• Flexibility – schedules / priorities change rapidly here

***Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. We’re unable sponsor applicants with the following work visas: H1B, H2B, E3, TN1***

How to Apply: Click on “Apply Now” to be considered for this position or any other opportunities with Adecco.

RECRUITER: Once candidates have applied, resumes will be screened for review. I will reach out to you if are chosen for the next step in the application process. If you have any questions please feel free to reach out to:
Arielle Thurston
Email: Arielle.thurston@adeccona.com (preferred)

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