Administrative Assistant

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

HUMAN CAPITAL MANAGEMENTOur division recruits, develops and rewards the people of Goldman Sachs. Our teams advise, design and implement strategies, processes and technologies that help our people advance professionally, drive productivity and help the firm and our clients achieve superior results. We look for individuals with strong problem solving and analytical skills, innovative thinking and intellectual curiosity who want to make an impact on the success of the firm's most valuable asset, our people.

OUR IMPACT

As a division, HCM recruits, develops, and rewards the people of Goldman Sachs. Our teams advise, design, and implement strategies, processes, and technologies that help our people advance professionally, drive productivity, and help the firm and our clients achieve superior results. We look for individuals with strong problem solving and analytical skills, innovative thinking and intellectual curiosity who want to make an impact on the success of the firm's most valuable asset, its people.

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL:

  • Provides administrative support in a complex team environment to a senior group or executive
  • Coordinates complex, senior-level internal/ external meetings and conference calls
  • Handles a high volume of phones calls and interacts with high level business leaders in a professional and effective manner
  • Supports internal and external managers or clients
  • Organizes and ships literature to clients
  • Responds and follows up on client requests
  • Maintains complex and extremely detailed calendars and prioritizes meeting requests and related logistics
  • Coordinates a high volume of domestic and international travel arrangements and processes expense reports
  • Prepares and distributes divisional correspondence, memos, letters, reports or other documents as requested
  • Maintains understanding of firm policies and handles certain issues independently
  • Manages monthly invoices and arranges for payment
  • On-boards new hires, processes new employees, transfers, termination, etc.
  • Responsible for participation in general administrative duties (copying, filing, faxing, archiving), ad-hoc projects, committees and or group events
  • Orders supplies and keeps inventory well-stocked

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • Requires excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to maintain high standards despite pressing deadlines
  • Ability to solve problems quickly and efficiently
  • Strong knowledge of general business, corporate and government cultures
  • Ability to handle highly sensitive, confidential and non-routine information
  • Self-starter with excellent anticipation skills; problem solving; follow up
  • Demonstrated dependability and sense of urgency about getting results
  • Demonstrates high degree of integrity and confidentiality
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Comfortable working with people at all organizational levels
  • Comfortable working in a sometimes hectic, high pressure environment
  • Ability to display a consistent, professional degree of communication
  • Ability to work well under pressure, adapt to unexpected events, prioritize and multi-task in a deadline driven environment
  • Must be able to prioritize a variety of time-sensitive tasks
  • Must have excellent judgment; independent thinker and resourceful
  • Strong proficiency in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Team player with a positive attitude
  • Highest degree of integrity, professionalism, diplomacy and discretion required
  • Prefer 3+ years of experience

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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