Randstad Executive Assistant- University Setting in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Executive Assistant- University Setting


Cambridge, MA


US$ 20 - US$ 22 per hour

Date Posted:

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

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Randstad USA Administration

DescriptionA prestigious University in Cambridge, MA is looking for an Executive Assistant.

Reporting directly to a Vice President, Faculty Dean, or Director of school-wide department, the ideal candidate:

-Works independently performing a wide range of complex and confidential administrative and clerical support duties

-Possesses excellent communication and interpersonal skills and is able to provide information and service to a wide range of internal and external contacts.

-Provides wide range of complex office administration and support to the highest ranking manager/faculty member of a school-wide department

-Serves as principal administrative contact and liaison with all University constituents and external contacts, typically including government and media agencies

-Develops, implements, and administers departmental office systems and procedures

-Monitors budget including: tracking expenditures, providing reports, spreadsheets for budgets, handle grants or contracts, prepare financial report

-Provides support including: keyboarding, composing and editing letters, memoranda, reports, lectures/course materials, presentations, cases.

Working hours: 9:00am to 5:00pm



-Use multiple technical applications including word processing, database management, spreadsheets, graphics and presentation software, electronic calendar, email, and other technical applications

-Manage complex calendars, arrange for meetings, appointments and travel arrangements

-Coordinate events including: conferences, seminars, and colloquia

-Have proven efficiency with MS Suite

-Possess excellent organizational and communication skills

-3 years of administrative or office experience preferred

-Bachelor's degree or equivalent preferred

If interested, please apply online or send your resume to alex.cusick@randstadusa.com

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