Administrative Assistant, Global Corporate Banking, Singapore

  • Competitive
  • Singapore Singapore Singapore SG
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Bank Of America / Merrill Lynch
  • 17 Aug 18 2018-08-17

Administrative Assistant, Global Corporate Banking, Singapore

About Bank of America Merrill Lynch:

Our purpose as a firm is to make financial lives better, through the power of every connection. Across the world, we partner with leading corporate and institutional investors through our offices in more than 40 countries. In the U.S alone, we serve almost all Fortune 500 companies and approximately 59 million consumers and small-business customers. We provide a full suite of financial products and services, from banking and investments to asset and risk management. We cover a broad range of asset classes, making us a global leader in corporate and investment banking, sales and trading.

Connecting Asia Pacific to the World

Our Asia Pacific team is spread across 23 offices in 12 markets. We are focused on connecting Asia to the world and the world to Asia, using our global expertise to ensure success is shared between us, our clients and our communities. Our regional footprint covers 12 currencies, more than a dozen languages and five time zones, placing us firmly among the region's leading financial services companies.

Bank of America Merrill Lynch is committed to attracting, recruiting and retaining top diverse talent from across the globe. Our diversity and inclusion mission is to actively promote an inclusive work environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve personal success and contribute to the growth of our business. Each of our global Employee Networks bring together employees, create dialogue and awareness in support of our Diversity and Inclusion mission.

Bank of America Merrill Lynch is an equal opportunities employer.

Position Description
Global Corporate Banking includes both Corporate Banking coverage officers, as well as the product development and delivery capabilities that are part of Global Transaction Services. We're bringing together corporate bankers, product delivery officers and the product development teams to help us fully integrate corporate banking product capabilities with our client coverage model, further pulling the business together end-to-end in partnership with investment banking.


  • Be responsible for extensive calendar management, requiring interaction with both internal and external executives and assistants, to coordinate a variety of complex executive meetings.
  • Answer phones and direct all incoming calls to appropriate party promptly and efficiently.
  • Meet and greet clients and visitors.
  • Setup and coordinate meetings and conferences, including room bookings and ordering refreshments/food as required.
  • Assist preparation of presentation materials.
  • Compose correspondence, create and modify documents/presentations using Microsoft Office.
  • Required to prioritize and manage multiple projects simultaneously, and follow through on issues in a timely manner.
  • Arrange travel schedule and reservations for executive management as needed.
  • Prepare T&E claims in line with company policy.
  • Perform general clerical duties to include but not limited to: photocopying, faxing, mailing, and filing.
  • Maintain hard copy and electronic filing system.
  • Sign for mails and packages.
  • Coordinate and maintain records for staff office space and phones as necessary.
  • Communicate and handle incoming and outgoing electronic communications.
  • Review and summarize miscellaneous reports and documents; prepare background documents and outgoing mail as necessary.
  • Other ad-hoc duties as assigned.

  • Has held a senior Assistant position to a Senior Executive (i.e. President, CEO, Chairman, Regional Executive, etc).
  • Held a similar position for a minimum of 6 years.
  • Strong organization and planning skills, can manage multiple changing and conflicting priorities.
  • High energy, mature with positive and can-do attitude.
  • Flexibility on working hours.
  • Detail-oriented, always aim flawless deliverables.
  • Experience in heavy calendar management.
  • Experience in managing email/written communications.
  • Previous work in an Investment Bank environment and has financial industry knowledge would be an advantage.
  • Microsoft Office (including Word, Excel and PowerPoint) with solid Powerpoint skills would be an advantage
  • Strong English verbal and written skills.

Posting Date: 31/07/2018
- Singapore

Full / Part-time: Full time
Hours Per Week: 40