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Executive Assistant

Sunnyvale, CA / Remote

#WeAreCrowdStrike and our mission is to stop breaches. As a global leader in cybersecurity, our team changed the game. Since our inception, our market leading cloud-native platform has offered unparalleled protection against the most sophisticated cyberattacks. We're looking for people with limitless passion, a relentless focus on innovation and a fanatical commitment to the customer to join us in shaping the future of cybersecurity. Consistently recognized as a top workplace, CrowdStrike is committed to cultivating an inclusive, remote-first culture that offers people the autonomy and flexibility to balance the needs of work and life while taking their career to the next level. Interested in working for a company that sets the standard and leads with integrity? Join us on a mission that matters - one team, one fight.

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About the Role:

We are seeking a talented and highly motivated Executive Assistant who will be aligned to our SVP & Head of Go-To-Market Operations. Our ideal candidate is a team player who is comfortable working in a fast-paced environment, sometimes under pressure, while remaining flexible, resourceful, and efficient. You exercise sound judgment in a variety of situations, have strong written and verbal communication skills, impeccable organization and attention to detail, and the ability to maintain balance among competing priorities.

What You'll Do:
  • Manage complex calendars across multiple time zones, including domestic and international schedules, and agenda preparation.
  • Manage external contacts and quickly identify the primary stakeholders; proactively understand who they are and why they're important to the business, and track the communication needed to nurture the relationship.
  • Demonstrate a high level of professionalism and the ability to handle sensitive matters while exercising sound judgment, discretion, and confidentiality.
  • Manage special projects and collaborate with stakeholders on issues requiring finesse, flexibility, and patience.
  • Anticipate the needs of the executive and proactively bring the appropriate stakeholders and resources together to make decisions in support of the executive.
  • Complete critical aspects of deliverables and special assignments by establishing objectives; determining priorities; managing time; gaining the cooperation of others; monitoring progress; problem-solving; and making adjustments to plans.
  • Attend meetings, communicate agendas, take notes, track action items, and hold stakeholders accountable.
  • Ensure that the priorities for the executive are cascaded to the appropriate administrative staff supporting key cross-functional partners.
  • Partner closely with executives, business partners, and executive assistants on cross-functional events and scheduling.
  • Assist in coordinating the agenda and presentation materials for senior management team meetings, off-sites, and all-hands meetings.
  • Plan and implement large-scale, multi-day offsites for the business unit, including hotel and meeting space procurement, contract negotiation, vendor management, room block management, team building activities, travel and ground transportation logistics, catering, etc.
  • Ability to address tough issues by identifying the problem, building consensus, and working toward a resolution.
  • Consistently hold self and others accountable for specific actions and ensure commitments are fulfilled.
  • Perform additional duties as assigned.
What You'll Need:
  • 5-7 years experience supporting executives
  • Self-starter who is able to own projects to completion with minimal guidance and direction
  • Team player willing to jump in and help where and when needed
  • Excellent organization skills, attention to detail, and ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced and time-sensitive environment
  • Bachelor's degree preferred
  • Advanced PC skills in Microsoft Office, including Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated success where personal results and accountability are evident
  • Routine experience engaging with executive level staff is required
  • A passion for supporting high performance teams, with an understanding that every second counts!

Benefits of Working at CrowdStrike:
  • Remote-first culture
  • Market leader in compensation and equity awards
  • Competitive vacation and flexible working arrangements
  • Comprehensive and inclusive health benefits
  • Physical and mental wellness programs
  • Paid parental leave, including adoption
  • A variety of professional development and mentorship opportunities
  • Offices with stocked kitchens when you need to fuel innovation and collaboration
We are committed to fostering a culture of belonging where everyone feels seen, heard, valued for who they are and empowered to succeed. Our approach to cultivating a diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture is rooted in listening, learning and collective action. By embracing the diversity of our people, we achieve our best work and fuel innovation - generating the best possible outcomes for our customers and the communities they serve.

CrowdStrike is committed to maintaining an environment of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action. If you need reasonable accommodation to access the information provided on this website, please contact , for further assistance.

Client-provided location(s): Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Job ID: CrowdStrike-R18044
Employment Type: Full Time

Perks and Benefits

  • Health and Wellness

    • Health Insurance
    • Health Reimbursement Account
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • Life Insurance
    • Short-Term Disability
    • Long-Term Disability
    • FSA With Employer Contribution
    • HSA
    • HSA With Employer Contribution
    • FSA
  • Parental Benefits

    • Birth Parent or Maternity Leave
    • Non-Birth Parent or Paternity Leave
  • Vacation and Time Off

    • Paid Vacation
    • Paid Holidays
    • Personal/Sick Days
  • Financial and Retirement

    • 401(K)
    • Company Equity
    • Stock Purchase Program
    • Performance Bonus
  • Professional Development

    • Promote From Within
    • Mentor Program
    • Shadowing Opportunities
    • Access to Online Courses
    • Lunch and Learns