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Executive Assistant

Company: Curia Inc
Location: Raleigh
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Job Description:

Executive Assistant in Raleigh, NC
Curia provides global contract research and manufacturing services to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.
The Executive Assistant will handle administrative details for Curia's SVPs, VPs, Directors and/or C-Suite Executives including the Chief Executive Officer. The incumbent is also responsible for performing all administrative work including special projects and sensitive operations.
Join our talented workforce, where a commitment to excellence and a customer focused attitude is everything. We pursue excellence because our work has the power to improve patients' lives with the pharmaceuticals we develop and manufacture.

  • Support SVPs, VPs, Directors, and/or C-Suite Executives as assigned
  • Filter and prioritize client visits or phone calls, manage the schedules of executives and communicate on behalf of the executive they support
  • Provide administrative assistance, such as writing and editing emails, drafting memos and preparing communications on the executive's behalf
  • Organize, support and maintain large programs for the leadership team and their staff, including hiring consultants and trainers
  • Maintain confidential information including employees, salaries, confidential issues, etc.
  • Make independent decisions on spend
  • Maintain comprehensive and accurate corporate records, documents and reports
  • Perform minor accounting and bookkeeping duties
  • Organize meetings, including scheduling, sending reminders and organizing catering when necessary
  • Manage the executive's day-to-day calendar, including making appointments and prioritizing the most sensitive matters
  • Provide training to other administrative support, maintain administrative related documents and circulate as needed
  • Use various software, including word processing, spreadsheets, and presentation software to prepare reports and/or special projects
  • Draft memos, presentations, financial and other reports as appropriate
  • Perform word processing activities; format, revise and print out final copies of complex documents for other employees as requested
  • Assist with executive management meetings, customer visits, conferences, and Board of Directors meetings
  • Maintain a highly professional demeanor and facilitate interactions with existing and potential customers
  • Conduct monthly credit card reconciliation for the SVPs and other management personnel
  • Operate and maintain office equipment; arrange repairs through appropriate Company personnel when necessary. Make recommendations for new or additional office equipment as appropriate
  • Coordinate travel arrangements; research and make flight, hotel, and rental car reservations in accordance with Company policies and to obtain most economical and efficient travel. Create travel itinerary and schedules in accordance with authorized travel requests
  • Recommend and implement methods to improve the quality of products and/or services
  • Participate in self-development activities and training of others
  • Exhibit safety awareness and safe work practices


    • High School Diploma or equivalent, Bachelor's degree preferred
    • 5-8 years' prior related work experience preferably with C-Suite executives
    • Proficient with Microsoft Office, particularly Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
    • Excellent knowledge of various clerical functions preferred
    • Ability to interface well with all departments of the company and to represent the Chief Executive Officer in a highly professional manner
    • Multi-task oriented
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills
    • Displayed ability to maintain confidentiality and dedication to execute on due dates
    • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public
    • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists
    • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form

      Job level will be determined based on candidate qualifications and experience.
      U.S. employees of Curia Global Inc. and its subsidiaries (a "Company") hired after December 7, 2021 must be fully vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus and provide the Company with proof of vaccination as a condition of their employment except for U.S. employees who request and qualify under applicable law for disability and religious accommodations from the COVID-19 vaccine mandate. An applicant who receives an offer of employment from the Company for a position as a U.S. employee will be required to provide proof of vaccination, or to request and receive a disability or religious accommodation that the applicant is entitled to under applicable law, before their first day of employment or any earlier or later deadline specified by the Company in the offer letter. The Company is an equal opportunity employer and provides employment opportunities and makes employment decisions without regards to an individual's disability or religion or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.
      All interested applicants must apply online. Curia is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Keywords: Curia Inc, Raleigh , Executive Assistant, Other , Raleigh, North Carolina

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