Tech Data - Americas

  • Executive Assistant

    Location US-FL-Clearwater
    Req Number
    2018-20310
    Weekly Work Hours
    40
    Shift
    8am-5pm
    Travel Required
    None
    Relocation Assistance Available
    No
  • Overview

    Who we are:  

     

    Tech Data is one of the world’s largest technology providers in IT distribution. Tech Data is currently ranked No. 107 on the Fortune 500® and has been named one of Fortune’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” for seven straight years.

     

    The Tech Data difference is in our people.  Every day customers like Best Buy, CDW, Office Depot, etc… depend on us to help them cost-effectively support the technology needs of end users of all sizes, including small- and medium-sized businesses, large enterprises, educational institutions, government agencies, and consumers.  Working for Tech Data, you will be supporting manufacturers such as, Apple, Brocade, Cisco, Dell, HP, IBM, Lenovo, Microsoft, Oracle, VMWare, etc…

     

    The video link below provides a glimpse into our world!

     

    Tech Data Corporate Video

     

    Executive Assistant Position

    Performs a full range of administrative duties for Executives in the assigned department. Handles departmental responsibilities as appropriate to conserve Executive's time. Actively manages Executive's calendar. Prepares and submits expense reports. Handles all incoming correspondence that does not require Executive's attention. Arranges extensive travel requirements (domestic and international).

    Essential Duties & Responsibilities Required

    • Proactively manage all aspects of Outlook Calendar including setting up meetings, resolving conflicts, coordinating with other admin support to find optimal times for group meetings.
    • Coordinates extensive domestic and international travel including flight, hotel and transportation suggestions, books travel and follows up on detailed itinerary.
    • Manages expense reports, credit card reconcilation, supply orders, etc...
    • Acts as liason for team members to access executive
    • Be a source of guidance for company policies and protocols
    • Books conference rooms and works with IT dept to ensure necessary connectivity for video/voice is set up.
    • Provides general administrative support to ensure Executive's day operates as efficiently as possible.
    • Creates powerpoint presentations.
    • Creates documents in Word.
    • Creates spreadhsheets in Excel.
    • Receives and handles incoming calls and diplomatically screens calls.
    • Takes detailed messages or directs calls to appropriate individual.
    • Responds to priority calls in a timely manner.
    • Anticipates and prepares materials needed by Executive(s)for conferences, correspondence, appointments, meetings and telephone calls.
    • Gathers and prepares data for Executive(s) work projects.
    • Opens and reviews incoming mail, prioritizing and highlighting important dates and times for Executive(s).
    • Collects information and compiles reports using independent resources.
    • Maintains and generates confidential files, reports and records.
    • Able to use relevant computer system applications (which may include spreadsheets, word processors, databases, etc.) at an intermediate level.
    • Performs additional duties as assigned.
    • Maintains high levels of availability.

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    Qualifications, Required Knowledge Skills & Abilities and Working Conditions

    The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

    • Builds solid, effective working relationships with others.
    • Communicates clearly and convey necessary information.
    • Constructively works under stress and pressure when faced with high workloads and deadlines.
    • Adjusts readily to change and adapt as needed.
    • Interacts effectively with all levels of management.
    • Exhibits the ability to be sensitive to the needs, concerns, and feelings of others.
    • Recognizes and attends to important details with accuracy and efficiency.
    • Works independently with minimum supervision.
    • Maintains confidentiality of sensitive information.
    • Uses common office equipment.
    • Quickly learns new systems and technology.
    • Possesses strong data entry skills.
    • Possesses strong organizational and time management skills, driving tasks to completion.
    • Uses relevant computer system applications (which may include spreadsheets, word processors, databases, etc) at an intermediate level. 

    Previous Experience (Years & Type):

    • Required Educational: High School/G.E.D.
    • Bachelor's degree is strongly preferred
    • Prior experience working as an Executive administrative assistant is required
    • Advanced MS Outlook Calendar/contacts experience required
    • Proficiency in PowerPoint, Word & and Excel

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