Are you looking for the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to work with the top executives at a successful company and owners of an NBA team? Let our Executive Assistant position be the springboard to your high-powered career.
We are UCG (United Communications Group) one of the most successful, privately owned, business-to-business publishing companies in the world. Throughout our 35-year track record of growth, we have earned an impressive reputation for market-leading events and editorial, and recognition from both employees and the press as a truly unique and enjoyable place to work.
We are looking for a smart, polished, energetic and versatile executive assistant to support our four owners who work in a fast-paced challenging environment. In this highly visible role you will be involved in a wide variety of activities from managing travel arrangements, coordinating schedules and meetings, providing administrative support, as well as handling tasks to support the company’s Gaithersburg office needs as a liaison to the building and other support groups.
Superior verbal/written English communication skills, including excellent grammatical, editing and proofreading skills
Highly proficient with Microsoft Office applications (i.e. MS Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint), Concur and web browsers
Ability to work independently and exercise independent judgment
Excellent interpersonal skills necessary to be socially perceptive in accepting and relaying confidential information, communicating policies and procedures, and interacting effectively with employees, customers, partners and vendors
Proven ability to work with confidential information as well as deal responsibly and professionally with sensitive information
Must be a self-starting, creative problem-solver, who thrives in a fast-paced, multi-disciplinary environment
Ability to manage multiple tasks and deadlines effectively and can operate independently
In exchange for your skills and talents, we offer a competitive compensation package, and benefits that include health insurance, dental, supplemental life, reduced-rate auto insurance, 401(k) with company match up to $1,500/year, tuition reimbursement and more. Also, our employees enjoy free, fresh bagels on Mondays, and all the coffee and fruit they need every day!
To top it off, you’ll become a key player on a talented, fun-loving team at a rapidly growing, high-energy company. You’ll have tremendous long-term growth potential and be surrounded by great people. If you’re like the majority of them, this will be the best place you’ve ever worked, and you’ll stay for a long time.
Want to learn more? Check UCG out at www.ucg.com . If you’re intrigued by what you see, and if you meet all of the criteria described above, please apply online at www.ucg.com , including your resume and a cover letter explaining why you’re the one for us, as well as your salary requirements. We will not consider applicants who do not submit a cover letter and salary requirements.
We are only able to respond to qualified applicants invited to interview.
We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V.