What you’ll be doing...

We’re looking for an Executive Assistant to support the Skyward leadership team and office. You’ll be working in an exciting startup environment within the foundation of a large company (Verizon). This role is critical to the functional and cultural well-being of the company. You will represent Skyward and Verizon both internally and externally through interactions with employees, partners, and customers. You will have the freedom and autonomy to do your best work, with the support and camaraderie you need to enjoy your job.

  • Manage and maintain executive schedules for the leadership team, including scheduling travel and conferences, making appointments, and making changes to appointments
  • Participate in TechTown Diversity Pledge Group
  • Event planning for company events. annual kickoffs, team potlucks and volunteer events, etc.
  • Oversee administrative policies within the organization and within the office; recommending changes as appropriate
  • Support HR function by assisting with interview scheduling, employee onboarding and offboarding, etc.. Assist in maintaining employee/onboarding documents.
  • Managing the Leadership Team’s Corporate expense reports
  • Office Management, including managing the janitorial, office supply, maintenance, and building security services to ensure timely and effective service delivery.
  • Manage, implement and maintain the SEAP (Site Emergency Action Plan) and lead the incident management team in implementing disaster/preparedness drills throughout the year.
  • Update and maintain Skyward Google Drive organization, permissions, etc.
  • Manage all company expenses through Concur (office supplies, business critical software, kitchen orders, equipment, misc./etc.)
  • Intake and evaluate all mail for Skyward’s Portland office and send to appropriate individuals internally and externally

What we’re looking for...

You will need to have

  • 3+ years of office management experience
  • BA or BS preferred or equivalent work experience

Even better if you have

  • Exquisite time management skills and attention to detail
  • Experience working in high-growth startup environment
  • A self-starter with a passion for turning ambiguity in to order
  • Team player with strong initiative and empathy
  • Great communication and listening skills

When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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