Aquent's Fortune 500 retail client is looking for an Executive Assistant to work a 3 month contract onsite in Soho, NYC. The Executive Assistant would support Product Development and Design.
- Relieves the executive of administrative type functions in order to increase the time an executive has available for executive level responsibilities
- May handle a wide variety of situations and conflicts involving the clerical and administrative function of the office
- Responsible for confidential and time sensitive material
- Prepares routine and advanced correspondence including letters, memoranda, and reports.
- May direct and lead the work of others.
- Typically reports to an executive.
- Go getter attitude
- Project managment or Administrative experience in a creative environment, supporting designers is a major plus
- Experience with Visio and Microsoft Office
- Associate's degree or its equivalent with at least 4 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
- A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
- Familiar with a variety of product development and design concepts, practices, and procedures.
- Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.