33714 - Executive assistant

Republic of Ireland, Dublin
05 Nov 2019
03 Dec 2019
Arran Sawyer
Contract Type
Full Time

* The incumbent supports the managers and team in completing daily activities and managerial/administrative tasks. Tasks are frequently advanced and complex in nature. Has strong latitude for time management and selection of work methods/approach for completion of own work.
* Interacts daily with the assigned manager ('s') direct reports and/or team. Interactions may occasionally be at the leadership level.
* Requires ability to effectively prioritise competing requests and switch focus as needed; often must negotiate prioritisation of administrative activities with team members/manager(s).
* May participate in ad-hoc special projects or administrative initiatives

Other activities often reflect some elements of the professional discipline supported (e.g., HR, Risk, Finance).
* Performs advanced, diversified and sometimes confidential administrative duties requiring broad and comprehensive experience, skill and knowledge of organisational policies and procedures.
* Screens calls and visitors and resolves inquiries.
* Schedules meetings, prepares and distributes meeting agendas and minutes.
* Makes travel arrangements and maintains calendar of appointments for assigned manager(s) and/or team.
* Exercises autonomy in troubleshooting a diverse range of sometimes-complex issues as they arise.
* Conducts research; compiles, analyses and summarises information for reports and correspondence.
* Applies discretion to triage a wide range of requests, questions and problems directed toward the assigned manager(s) and/or team
* Expected to addresses and/or identify the level of urgency and escalate as necessary.
* May review and analyse complex data, assist with budgets and budget presentations for review and use by the assigned manager(s) and/or team.
* Completes all billing and expense activities, manages supply orders and resolves associated issues on behalf of the office, manager(s) and/or team.
* Effective collaboration and communication, including information exchange with internal and external contacts, is required.
* Responsible for the timeliness, quality and accurate completion of own work as well as effective collaboration with management and the leader's manager's direct reports on behalf of the assigned manager.

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