Executive Assistant to the Chief Innovation & Strategy Officer

Educate,a Non- profit social enterprise, are looking for an experienced Executive Assistant who thrives on bringing organization and seamless coordination to senior leaders and/or teams. . The person we’re looking for demonstrates great project management,  organization skills and ability to manage complex calendars, events/meetings, and follow-ups. The ideal candidate is a clear communicator and is able to draft  communications for this team.

You could be the right fit for this role if you:

  • Are a master coordinator with demonstrable experience in working and supporting leaders s in high priority tasks 
  • Are self- driven and a creative problem solver who is comfortable working on tasks that are not clearly defined
  • You are ultra-organized and thrive on finding ways to make other people’s jobs easier and making sure no ball is dropped
  • You enjoy working within an innovative, fast paced environment that is mission-driven and results-driven
  • Are comfortable working with people with different personalities and from different 

Qualifications

  • Experience providing administrative and project management/coordination support to a senior leader\
  • Expert level PowerPoint skills 
  • Proficiency in google drive and microsoft office tools strongly preferred
  • Able to manage a high volume of work by balancing priorities and managing expectations
  • Impeccable attention to detail and excellent organizational skills
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments, juggle multiple tasks simultaneously and deal with highly confidential information
  • Strong communication skills – ability to communicate effectively and respectfully to diverse individuals and groups both inside and outside of the organization
  • Strong work ethic with a can-do attitude and personal pride in supporting others
  • Associate degree and/or other advanced certification in business administration, project management, executive support, etc. (Bachelor’s degree a plus)
  • Flexible and open to taking on a variety of activities that may change and develop over time 

Qualified and interested?Click the link below:

https://boards.greenhouse.io/educate/jobs/3382039?gh_src=4facff1d1us&fbclid=IwAR3CPOL7VZTbhbVPZT9KElvcbCFX_OOFd4vglYbsuIal1kL4oxkdlPLdSS4

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