Robert Half Office Team Construction Executive Assistant for Growing Firm! in Pleasanton, California

OfficeTeam is looking for an energetic, dynamic and driven individual with experience needed for an Executive Assistant role for our construction based client in Pleasanton. If you have initiative and considerable follow-through skills, like to work in a fast-paced environment and thrive on organization this may be the perfect position for you! Our President needs a dedicated, experienced professional to aid in keeping organized the many projects and responsibilities that come with this leadership role. If this sounds good…don't wait! Get Started Today! Duties

  • Extensive calendar management through Microsoft Outlook. Manage Owners calendar in a fast-paced environment, requiring interaction with both internal and external executives, business partners and assistants.

  • Coordinate on-site meetings, video conferences and conference calls as needed.

  • Bookkeeping and Accounting functions

  • Maintain and update Outlook contact database

  • Coordinate all travel arrangements through preferred travel site. Prepare executives with all pertinent details for each trip.

  • Manage the organization and prioritization of projects for the Owner.

  • Acting as a liaison with other departments and outside agencies, including high-level staff

  • Assist with projects and perform other administrative duties and functions as requested

  • Under minimal direction, provides advanced secretarial and administrative support Owner.

  • Routinely responds on behalf of the executive to written and electronic communication.

  • Handles material of a highly confidential and time-sensitive nature, as well as a variety of complex situations involving clerical/administrative functions of the office that do not require the direct attention of the executive.

  • Uses considerable judgment and initiative to determine the appropriate action to take in non-routine situations.

  • May assist in the preparation of reports as required by the Owner by contacting various company personnel at all levels to collect, compile, and analyze complex information.

  • Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.

  • Within established guidelines, makes independent decisions regarding planning, organizing, and scheduling work.

  • May perform some standard administrative functions such as screening mail and telephone calls, scheduling appointments and maintaining the calendar, creating a filing system

  • Provides expert administrative support in facilitating the Owner in performing his role What you can look forward to working with us:

  • Casual atmosphere focused on getting the job done right and supporting all our teams

  • Co-workers that work hard but feel like friends

  • A family-owned company dedicated to the success of the employee through training and development Interview with us ASAP to be considered for this role to start as soon as 12/05! Email your resumes to:

OfficeTeam is the world's leader in quickly matching skilled administrative professionals with temporary and temporary-to-full-time jobs. We offer job opportunities ranging from executive and administrative assistants to customer service representatives, receptionists and general office support. Our staffing managers connect with more than 100,000 hiring managers in North America every single week. In addition to free job search services, we provide access to free online skills training and a competitive benefits and compensation package.

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Req ID: 00380-9500278106

Functional Role: Secretary/Admin Asst - Executive

Country: USA

State: CA

City: Pleasanton

Postal Code: 94566

Compensation: $22.00 to $28.00 per hour

Requirements: Qualifications

  • Must have 5+ years of senior administrative/executive assistant experience in a professional setting required; preferably supporting senior leadership positions (SVP/VP level).

  • Construction industry experience REQUIRED

  • Accounting knowledge REQUIRED

  • Bachelor's degree preferred.

  • Excellent computer and technical skills including a high level of competency in the Microsoft Office suite of products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and Adobe Acrobat.

  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills with the ability to interface professionally with associates at all levels of an organization, both internally and externally.

  • Strong organizational skills.

  • Proven track record of problem-solving skills in a professional environment.

  • Positive attitude and ability to maintain a high degree of professionalism and discretion dealing with confidential information.

  • Must be a self-starter with the ability to adapt to change, set own priorities and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.

  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and as a team. Send your resumes in for immediate consideration: