Administrative Assistant - Jersey City

US-NJ-Jersey City
Job ID
2017-39314
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Administrative/Support
Function(s)
Administration, Facilities & Security
Americas
Division
Operations
Change Delivery
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

OPERATIONS

Operations is a dynamic, multi-faceted division that partners with all parts of the firm to provide banking, securities, and asset management services to clients around the world. In addition, Operations provides essential risk management and controls to preserve and enhance the firm's assets and its reputation. For every new product launched and every trade executed, it is Operations that develops and manages the processes and controls that enable business flow.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

 YOUR IMPACT:

Are you looking to for an opportunity to be part of a cohesive team providing support in a fast paced environment? This is an excellent and dynamic opportunity to support the Operations Division in the management of a broad range of tasks.   

OUR IMPACT:

Operations is a dynamic, multi-faceted division that partners with all parts of the firm to deliver banking, sales and trading and asset management capabilities to clients around the world. In addition, Operations provides essential risk management and control to preserve and enhance the firm’s assets and its reputation. For every trade agreed, every new product launched or market entered, every transaction completed, it is Operations that develops the processes and controls that makes business flow.

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL:

  • Provides administrative support in a team environment to a senior group including Managing Directors.
  • Maintains complex and extremely detailed calendars and prioritizes meeting requests and related logistics.
  • 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.
  • Prepares and distributes divisional correspondence, memos, letters, reports or other documents as requested.
  • Maintains understanding of firm policies and handles certain issues independently.
  • On-boards new hires, processes new employees, transfers, termination, etc. WFA for depts.
  • Responsible for participation in general administrative duties including ad-hoc projects, committees and or group events.
  • Maintains organizational charts.
  • Makes travel reservations, requests cash advances, visas and complete T&E's.
  • Run the occupancy report monthly and check back with corporate services on any changes via GSSPACE.
  • Check with team leaders on any moves that may have occurred so the system can be updated properly and the seating chart is correct.
  • Run Headcount roster reports.
  • Print out monthly vacation and sick report and allocation report for managers.

 

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE’RE LOOKING FOR:

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills along with high attention to detail.
  • Demonstrated dependability and sense of urgency about getting results.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Comfortable working with people at all organizational levels.
  • Comfortable working in a sometimes hectic, high pressure environment.
  • 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.

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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Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.

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