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Executive Assistant II in Sunnyvale, CA at Nelson

Date Posted: 1/10/2018

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Job Number: 2115258

Executive Assistant II (Contract)
Sunnyvale, CA
$33-34 per hour


Provide first class administrative and project management support to executives in the Search and Advertising organization

Executive Assistant II (Contract)
$33-34 per hour


  • Handle and maintain highly confidential and sensitive information
  • Schedule and manage extremely demanding calendars, while keeping executives' time highly accessible and flexible
  • Coordinate complicated international and domestic travel, accommodations and logistics
  • Initiate purchase orders, reconcile invoices, track budgets, and complete expense reports
  • Organize events and meetings, video conferences, and conference calls
  • Interface and collaborate daily with executives, Chiefs of Staff, and other Executive Assistants across the company both locally and internationally
  • Manage on-boarding logistics for new hires as they relate to equipment, space
  • Develop an understanding of the department's operations, culture, policies, and procedures
  • Given the global nature of business, requires evening and weekend calls or email

    Minimum Qualifications:
  • Complex executive administration work experience at the VP or higher level
  • Power user of Microsoft Office suite: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, as well as Google Calendar and Google Drive
  • Demonstrated ability to take initiative, anticipate needs of executives and their teams, and exercise independent, sound judgment
  • Ability to work and strive in a fast-paced, matrixed environment and execute against multiple projects and deadlines, prioritizing and re-prioritizing
  • Excellent executive-facing communication skills. Capable of high-level verbal and written communication with internal and external contacts.

Preferred Qualifications:


Bachelor's degree or Associate's degree with equivalent experience

Due to global nature of our business, ability respond to email and calls outside standard business hours; possess global awareness, time zone sensitivity, culture, logistics

Demonstrated passion for continuous learning, improvement, and sharing best practices

Tech or media industry experience a plus


Executive Assistant II (Contract)
Sunnyvale, CA





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