Executive Assistant

Division

HBO

Position Type

Full Time

Interests

Administrative/Clerical, Technology/Information Technology

Location

United States - Washington - Seattle

Posted Date

Feb. 13, 2020

Req Number

176307BR

Company Overview

WarnerMedia is a leading media and entertainment company that creates and distributes premium and popular content from a diverse array of talented storytellers and journalists to global audiences through its consumer brands including: HBO, HBO Now, HBO Max, Warner Bros., TNT, TBS, truTV, CNN, DC Entertainment, New Line, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Turner Classic Movies and others.

Warner Media, LLC and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. Qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, mental or physical disability, and genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or any other category protected by law.

Opportunity Overview

The Job

At Warner Media, we believe that digital technologies will bring forward a new era of entertainment products. We are pioneering new ways to deliver our premium content to customers while at the same time developing entirely new interactive experiences.

Warner Media’s Direct to Consumer Technology division is responsible for exploring this nexus of technology and entertainment, requiring a staff of highly inventive and technically flexible software professionals.

We are looking for an experienced Executive Assistant to join our team to support the Vice President along with the organization. The ideal candidate will have strong communication, coordination, collaboration, and prioritization skills to facilitate daily operation of this exciting new effort.

The Daily

  • Manage administrative responsibilities with enthusiasm and accuracy, including, but not limited to:
    • Scheduling meetings.
    • Making domestic/international travel arrangements.
    • Handling catering and event requests.
    • Answering phones and responding to caller questions.
    • Filing, faxing, and copying sensitive documents both physical and digital.
    • Expense reports and invoice processing.
  • Coordinate and prioritize VP networking, including strong interpersonal communication skills to outwardly represent team and culture
  • Responsible for providing set-up support and help for new staff; including arranging office furniture, phone, IT, computer, supplies, ID cards, etc.
  • Ability to prepare, draft, proofread and execute accurate business correspondence, and to prepare presentations through proficiency in PowerPoint, Word, Excel and Keynote.
  • Adherence to sensitive timelines, deadlines, and confidential materials.
  • Build and maintain excellent relationships with key cross-divisional personnel and external partners.
  • Seek opportunities and make suggestions to improve internal processes.


The Essentials

  • Minimum 5+ years of prior administrative work experience
  • Bachelor’s degree a plus
  • A resourceful and professional individual willing to work flexible hours, including overtime if and when necessary
  • Excellent writing skills along with report and letter formats knowledge
  • The ability to pay close attention to detail, organize and schedule work effectively, work efficiently under time constraints in a fast-paced environment and be able to handle multiple tasks
  • Must be a proactive team player
  • Strong organization and communication (written and verbal) skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills
  • Experience with Concur, Clarity, Ariba, Confluence, Jira, and Asana preferred