Senior Administrative Assistant, Central at McKesson Corporation in Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas

Posted in Other 14 days ago.

Type: Full time

Job Description:

McKesson Corporation is a Fortune 8 company and one of the largest providers of healthcare supply chain management solutions, retail pharmacy, medical & pharmaceutical supplies, healthcare technology, community oncology and specialty care in the United States with revenues of $231 billion in 2020. The company was founded in 1833 by John McKesson and Charles Olcott in New York with a focus on importing and wholesaling pharmaceutical products. United by our ICARE shared principles, McKesson's 80,000 employees work together every day to make better care possible around the globe - one product, one partner, one patient at a time.

A lot has changed in our 188 years, but our commitment to better health has not. Our vision is to improve care in every setting - one product, one partner, one patient at a time. And we're making this happen every day by touching the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. United by our ICARE values , we work together to make our customers and partners more successful - all for the better care of patients. Explore a career with McKesson, where we all play an important role in improving lives around the world!

Current Need: McKesson Pharmaceutical Solutions and Services is looking for an exceptional Senior Administrative Assistant to join the Customer Operations Team. The SAA will provide administrative support to the VP of Operations (VPOs), Retail Area Vice President (AVP) and McKesson Health Systems Area Vice President (AVP) with daily requirements. Main duties include calendar management as well as agendas, emails, planning and organization of meetings and trips. This will include all logistics (reservations, travel, billing and expense reports, etc.). Duties include organizing schedules, coordinating information and being in contact with all persons concerned. Prepare presentations and validating information. At times acts as the liaison between the leaders, the company's other departments and external key clients.

Key Responsibilities
  • Calendar management, planning and providing reminders for daily agenda
  • Organize trips for the leaders (flights, hotel, restaurant, car reservation...)
  • Organize meetings: reservation of rooms, meals, etc. as required
  • Participate in the preparation, revision, writing, translation, if necessary, and production of presentations

Administrative Duties
  • Handle details of confidential and critical nature
  • Participate in the preparation and maintenance of files
  • Archive and classify documents in appropriate files
  • Research information on the Internet (e.g. maps, addresses, information related to our suppliers, media communications, seminars, etc.)
    Prepare expense accounts and submit them for approval

Reporting Process & Coordination of Activities
  • Complete and update the different period-end reports verify department expenses and identify discrepancies
  • For the hiring of new employees, ensure that requests are made within the required time for: workspace, computers, various supplies, telephone, cell phone and Organize the employee's "Orientation"
  • Participate in the management of work schedules (vacations, illness, etc.), and ensure replacements during absences
  • Identify, analyze and solve problems promptly (division of duties in case of overload, etc.).

Minimum Requirements
  • 5+ years of relevant experience

Critical Skills
  • 5+ years advanced administrative support to corporate leadership within a large organization
  • 5+ years of experience managing the highest level of excellent communication with both internal leadership and external customers, visitors and other dignitaries
  • 5+ years working in a dual project-based and task oriented/deadline driven role
  • 2+ years of experience managing various projects and creating formal presentations as needed
  • Proven successful in working with confidential and critical information providing the highest level of professionalism and discretion
  • Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Office: Excel, PowerPoint, Teams
  • Advanced proficiency with One Drive, SharePoint

Additional Knowledge & Skills
  • High degree of flexibility, adaptability, confidentiality, discretion, diplomacy and tact
  • Ability to handle confidential information and exercise sound judgment is critical
  • Attention to detail and strong sense of urgency
  • Ability to work under general direction, on multiple tasks with demanding timelines
  • Event planning experience (small events)
  • Strong organizational and time management skills are necessary to prioritize assignments and multi-task
  • Professional, calm demeanor and presentation, with strong interpersonal skills, along with excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Collaborative and team-based approach to problem solving

  • HS Diploma or equivalent required
  • 2 or 4 year degree preferred

Physical Requirements
General Office Demands

Career Level - IC - Business Support - B4

McKesson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.

McKesson is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including job seekers with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to . Resumes or CVs submitted to this email box will not be accepted.

Current employees must apply through the internal career site.

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