Executive Administrative Assistant at Dassault Systemes in Waltham, Massachusetts

Posted in Other 13 days ago.





Job Description:

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The challenges ahead

The Executive Administrative Assistant will be responsible for supporting the daily operations of the North American CFO based in Waltham, MA. This role will be responsible for a variety of tasks requiring a high degree of independent thought, judgment, discretion and confidentiality.

What will your role be?


  • Be the "go-to" person "in-the-know" to facilitate communication and solutions for the executive, team and 3DS customers

  • Maintain complex and dynamic schedules for manager, visiting customers, partners and guests

  • Facilitate inquiries, including monitoring and answering executives' phone lines, email fax, and written correspondence

  • Act as a liaison for and with executives, including internal and external clients

  • Anticipate needs and realign personal agenda to reach goals

  • Coordinate extensive worldwide travel arrangements

  • Reconcile, process and approve expense reports

  • Manage departmental expenses through eProcurement systems

  • Coordinate executive presentations

  • Manage and prepare internal and external events; participation in and/or support for large-scale events

  • Set-up processes and cascade process information throughout the team on behalf of the managing executives

  • Serve as a key member of the Administrative Team, collaborating and sharing ideas and knowledge base for consistent coverage and support

  • Provide best practices across all functions with high quality execution and service

  • Share information within 3DS to promote awareness

  • Ability to provide remote assistance for multiple requestors from multiple locations within worldwide time zones

  • Provide incidental support to direct reports as needed

  • Maintain confidentiality regarding company financial, compensation, and investor relations information

  • Attend monthly, quarterly, and weekly meetings that may require to take meetings notes/actions items for the Finance team

  • Prioritize incoming communications (mail, email, calls) while anticipating and communicating any required actions/deadlines

  • Anticipate and solve challenges to ensure the most strategic use of the Executive's time

  • Assist with virtual meetings: GO TO MEETING, WEBEX

  • Work in partnership with the Legal team and Legal assistant with monitoring and executing the DOCUSIGN process


Your Key Success Factors


  • 10+ years of relevant experience

  • Demonstrated experience supporting senior executives within a large corporate environment

  • Ability to build relationships one-to-one and within teams and other organizations

  • Develop network by liaising with local colleagues and those abroad in our worldwide offices

  • Understand priorities and manage completion of multiple requests from different sources

  • Proven international and domestic travel and expense experience

  • Competent in expense reporting procedures, international conversions, and the ability to adhere to travel policies

  • Project poise under pressure

  • A high degree of professionalism and ability to maintain confidentiality

  • Proficiency using Microsoft Office Programs, especially Outlook, Word, Excel & Power Point

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English