Expires soon Sanofi

Executive Assistant

  • Cambridge (Cambridgeshire)
  • Administration

Job description



Executive Assistant

Job Summary:

Experienced administrative professional providing high level administrative and project management support to the Head of North America Compliance and the Ethics & Business Integrity (EBI) Compliance team.

The Executive Assistant will serve as a main point of contact for the EBI Unit generally. The Executive Assistant is expected to develop a complete understanding of department functions and areas of responsibility and must have a strong commitment to professional ethical standards, including the ability to handle and protect confidential and sensitive information.

Main Duties & Responsibilities:

·  Handles complex calendaring, constantly monitors electronic communications, handling and responding to correspondence on behalf of manager and others
·  Captures and prioritizes non-routine needs on a real-time basis, as well as keeping track due dates for tasks and action items for on-time completion
·  Anticipates leaders needs for various commitments and prepares accordingly
·  Meeting planning, including coordinating on-site and off-site meetings with internal and external stakeholders/customers. Arrange and provide support for meetings
·  Work within the system in a resourceful manner to accomplish reasonable work goals; show flexibility in response to process change and adapt to and accommodate new methods and procedures
·  Coordinates updates of distribution lists
·  Performs various administrative duties which may be complex or confidential, such as reconciling expenses, creating and editing agendas, ad hoc reports, and specially assigned projects
·  Coordinates global and domestic travel arrangements including registrations
·  Prepares expense reports, as well as reviewing staff expense reports for compliance and proper submission of documentation prior to manager approval
·  Communicate accurate information, directives, assignments, instructions, and messages to others in a courteous and professional manner.
·  Create requisitions within e-Buy, for example ordering supplies, preparing purchase orders and other administrative and systems support
·  Oversee organization and maintenance of files including confidential data
·  Assists other admins as necessary, working together collaboratively to share best practices
·  Completes other duties as requested

Requirements:

Basic Qualifications:

·  High School Diploma
·  10 years' experience as an Administrative or Executive Assistant

Preferred Qualifications:

·  Associate's Degree from an accredited college or university
·  Highly proficient with Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
·  Strong working knowledge of Workday, Concur, e-Buy, Catalyst, MyAwards, Workday, Sharepoint a plus

Competencies:

·  Ability to interact with all levels of the organization
·  Strong organizational and communication skills
·  Extremely detail oriented with excellent follow up skills
·  Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
·  Ability to manage multiple, sometimes conflicting priorities in a fast-paced and demanding environment and ensure smooth and efficient flow of day-to-day operations
·  Sensitivity and discretion handling sensitive and extremely confidential matters

Sanofi Inc. and its U.S. affiliates are Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; nationality; marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; sex, gender, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; disability; veteran or military status or liability for military status; domestic violence victim status; atypical cellular or blood trait; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by law.

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