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  • Sector: Office & Admin
  • Function: Executive Assistant
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: Temp to Hire
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiration Date: 16 September 2022
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2171229_1660767181

Job Number: 2171229

Insurance company located in Concord is actively seeking to add a top-quality Executive Assistant to their team. This role would be a Monday-Friday, 8-5 (but must be somewhat flexible on hours, depending on need) opportunity.

What are the essential duties of the Executive Assistant role?

  • Acts as an advocate for the benefits service teams and clients
  • Cultivates and maintains successful and effective working relationships with clients, carriers, vendors, and coworkers in all divisions
  • Participates in ongoing scheduled meetings with service teams
  • Coordinates the details to ensure the successful presentation of webinars and seminars for clients/prospects
  • Champions technology platforms used by benefits team including BenefitPoint, SalesForce, ThinkHR, SurveyMonkey, etc.
  • Creates and manages financial reports for management: including team metrics, sales and commission activities, etc.
  • Works with Supervisor and Team Leaders to increase efficiencies by offering workflow suggestions on technology needs relating to communication, marketing, reporting, etc.
  • Assists with new hire on-boarding
  • Assists leadership with administrative duties: including emails, calendar, reports meetings, etc.
  • Maintains carrier contracts
  • Processes A/P invoices
  • Manages confidential information in accordance with office policy and regulations as appropriate
  • Direct/prioritize activities for facilities team providing support in the Concord office
  • Allocate and delegate work as necessary
  • Set priorities and manage workflow for self to ensure all goals are met;
  • Interact with others effectively utilizing good communication skills, cooperating purposefully, and providing information and guidance as needed to achieve the business goals of the Company
  • Project a professional image in action and appearance

What are the vital Skills and Competencies needed for this role?
  • Customer service oriented
  • Advanced knowledge navigating the Internet as well as various Microsoft Office programs to include Windows, Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Publisher and Excel
  • Strong attention to detail and time management abilities
  • Strong ability to multi-task and assign priorities
  • Ability to work effectively and efficiently both with and without direct supervision
  • Ability to work effectively and efficiently in a team environment as well as independently
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills, both written and oral
  • High school diploma; college degree preferred
  • Must have working knowledge of a variety of Microsoft Office computer software applications to include Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment with demonstrated ability to juggle multiple competing tasks and demands
  • Must have a high level of interpersonal skills to handle sensitive and confidential situations. The position continually requires teamwork, responsiveness, demonstrated poise, tact, and diplomacy

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