Executive Assistant

Alaska Executive Search, Inc.
Job Description
Executive Assistant
Location:  Anchorage, AK   
Relocation:   NOT Available
Pay Range: 

Local organization looking for experienced Executive Assistant to join their team.  Ideal candidate will have at least 5+ years of executive level experience and have supported multiple Executives at one time. Your days will be filled with a variety of demanding and challenging tasks and you will have the organizational skills and flexibility to perform them while maintaining a positive attitude and helpful manner.  You will enjoy interacting with a diverse group of people, including Board of Directors, and have a strong understanding of the importance of maintaining confidentiality.

If you have read this far, keep reading and if you check all the requirements, we want to hear from you!

Duties & Responsibilities 
  • Prioritize and manage multiple projects simultaneously, and follow through on issues in a timely manner
  • Arrange travel schedule and reservations for executives as needed
  • Responsible for heavy calendar management, requiring interaction with both internal and external executives and assistants, consultants, and Board of Directors, to coordinate a variety of complex executive meetings and events
  • Assist executives with scheduling and other personal and professional activities
  • Aid and support function of personnel reviews
  • Receive and screen communications to executive including telephone calls and email messages, and provide assistance using independent judgment to determine those requiring priority attention; prioritize, channel, and facilitate communication from department heads, department coordinators and staff
  • Performs other job related duties as assigned, including a significant number of duties that are assigned as the need arises, both permanent and temporary
Required Qualifications
  • College degree preferably in Business, English, or Communications
  • 5+ years’ experience supporting at the executive level
  • Experience working with Board of Directors
  • Strong verbal, written, analytical, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong knowledge of MS Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Ability to be very flexible, to work with deadlines and confidential issues
  • Experience scheduling travel arrangements for management
  • Must be mature, reliable, self-directed, organized, detail oriented and possess a positive, outgoing attitude
  • Ability to effectively present information to top management

Successful candidate may be required to pass a comprehensive civil, criminal, educational and/or credit background check.
All qualified candidates who meet or exceed the above Position Qualifications or have relevant experience will be contacted.
AES matches job seekers with opportunities in which they are recognized and rewarded for their experience, skills and abilities.  AES is proud to be an Alaskan-owned company building relationships on integrity and trust since 1977.
Job open until filled
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