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Robert Half International Executive Assistant in NEW YORK, New York


Executive Assistant wanted for political strategy/consulting firm in Midtown. This individual will be responsible for screening, prioritizing, resolving and managing all incoming internal and external communications, e.g. e-mail, phone calls, letters, memos, faxes for the CEO; Preparing and editing outgoing communications and presentations; Managing and maintaining calendar, executive appointments and meetings, very fluid travel arrangements, meeting arrangements and event planning. This is a very fast-paced office with ever-changing demands. We are seeking candidates with a 4 year college degree and at least 5 plus years of relevant experience supporting and at least 3 years of C Suite executives.


A strong executive presence, polished professional image and demeanor

  • Desire to meet and set higher standards of excellence

  • The ability to prevent potential problems or disruptions by anticipating needs and proactively taking logical next steps; demonstrates persistence and resourcefulness in solving problems and fulfilling company’s and executive's requirements

  • Exceptional written and verbal communications abilities

  • Strong client service and interpersonal skills to interact with and develop rapport with all external and internal constituents, including investors, outside directors, consultants, potential employees and potential strategic partners

  • Tact and diplomacy in interacting with others; positive attitude, complete and strict confidentiality

  • Assimilates and exemplifies company’s values and goals

  • Outstanding MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) skills and the demonstrated ability to manage a complex calendar, including professional, civic and personal priorities and commitments?

  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize tasks, work independently, plan and coordinate multiple projects in a fast-paced environment, highly organized and "own the details" orientation with excellent follow through.

Please submit your resume to Rebecca Gatto at


  • Ability to use the internet for research

  • Outstanding organizational skills, ability to multitask, an eye for detail and previous project management experience

  • Strong familiarity with Business Correspondence

  • Command of meeting coordination and planning

  • Comprehensive knowledge of Microsoft Excel

Receive the chance to directly support senior management at a company with a great company culture and generous compensation. Are you passionate about growing your career as an Executive Assistant in a quality environment? Then we would love to hear from you! Contact us today to begin your career!


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Salary: $90,000.00 - $100,000.00 / Yearly

Location: NEW YORK, NY

Date Posted: October 1, 2020

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Reference: 02940-0011577140

Staffing Area: Office u0026 Administrative