Administrative Assistant - Senior Associate Administrative Assistant - Senior Associate …

State Street Corporation
in Boston, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
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State Street Corporation
in Boston, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
State Street Corporation
Administrative Assistant - Senior Associate
Looking for an organized individual with a positive disposition, great interpersonal skills and a stellar work ethic to support the State Street Global Advisors ("Global Advisors") Legal Department. You will directly support the Deputy General Counsel and Global Advisors Global Product Legal team. Candidates should have highly effective interpersonal skills and should be capable of handling and directing client inquiries in an informed and timely manner. He/she should be inquisitive and a true team player.

As an Administrative Assistant in the Global Advisors Legal Department, you will be a vital member of our team and a major contributor to our operations and activities. You should be proactive, able to anticipate the needs of the Deputy General Counsel and Global Advisors Global Product Legal team, helping them to stay focused on their projects by resolving operational and administrative issues before they arise. You move quickly in a fast-paced, changing environment and ensure you remain up to date on our processes, services and internal partners. In addition to being organized and analytical, you possess the strong judgment and communication skills needed to contribute to and manage a variety of simultaneous projects working with colleagues in multiple time zones. You are able to communicate effectively with all levels of the organization, as well as outside parties.

Required Skills/Experience:

Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Able to multi-task on a daily basis
• Resourceful, with the ability to work both independently and collaboratively
• Professional and poised
• Strong attention to detail
• Passionate about delivering high quality output
• Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
• Interest in the investment management industry

Daily requirements of the ideal candidate are as follows:

• Coordinate and prioritize board, committee and other presentation materials and meet deadlines
• Respond to all requests for information in a timely and accurate manner.
• Maintain executives' calendars by planning and scheduling meetings, calendar updates, conferences as needed
• Manage, process and onboard law firms and legal supplier invoices
• Assist in arranging vendor meetings; welcome guests and vendors for meetings in a polished, professional manner
• Maintain all forms of correspondence as appropriate
• Coordinate and track business meetings (including internal and external calls)
• Prepare and track presentations, agendas, handouts and other necessary materials, and arrange for location and/or catering as required
• Coordinate all travel requests received, using designated corporate travel agency, and adhering to Global Advisors policies and procedures
• Process all expense reports and advances in accordance with Global Advisors policies and in a timely manner
• Provide back-up coverage to other administrators as needed
• Work on other projects and events as directed

Company Overview

From technology and product innovation to corporate responsibility and community development, we're making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we've been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people - strengthening markets, building communities and creating opportunities for growth.

We owe that longevity to the commitment, expertise and creativity of our employees. Our continued success depends on our ability to attract and develop the best talent in the industry. That's why we're keenly focused on employee development, corporate citizenship and inclusion.

For us, success comes in the mark we make as an organization - for the industry, our clients, our communities and each other.