Empathy Lab , a leading agency that provides digital strategy and execution to internationally renowned companies, is looking to grow its elite team. Empathy Lab has deep expertise in creating broadband video, ecommerce and community-driven experiences and is known for its innovative primary research activities designed to provide deep insights into the hearts and minds of the target end-user. We are a leader in the media, entertainment, and ecommerce space, providing digital strategy and services to clients including Sony, Comcast, Clarins, Rogers Communications, Liberty Global, DirecTV, WWE, NBC Universal, Avon, the American Red Cross, and many others.
In 2012, Empathy Lab received the Top Workplaces award from the Philadelphia Inquirer & philly.com. Previously, we were identified by Inc. Magazine as one of the fastest growing private companies in the U.S. in 2011. In addition, we were also named the 19th fastest growing company in the Philadelphia region.
We are currently seeking a Fulltime - Office Assistant to join our Conshohocken, PA team of professionals. If you want to join a company who is changing the face of the future and you are among the “best and brightest” in your field, then this opportunity is for you.
Our ideal candidate is a responsible and energetic team player who can effectively multi-task between performing administrative tasks and general office coordination.
Administrative Functions :
Perform data entry and clerical task with a high-degree of accuracy;
Ensuring all staff time sheets are submitted and approved on a timely basis;
Train new hires on Time & Expense reporting procedures;
Develop and send internal/external communications via email and letters;
Review, code and prepare invoices for payment and submit to A/P;
Update and maintain Petty Cash;
Sort and distribute incoming mail, overnight, and ground service delivery packages to appropriate parties;
Prepare and coordinate all overnight mail (UPS, FedEx, etc.) for pickup and assist employees in tracking;
Handle sensitive information with confidentiality and discretion;
Greet and assist guests and employees to ensure their needs are met and that their visit was a positive experience;
Assist management to ensure that time sensitive documents are submitted & approved by deadlines;
Communicate and interact professionally and cordially with clients, management, and staff;
Perform photocopying, faxing, mailing, filing projects, and ordering supplies as necessary.
Office / Facility Functions:
Maintain general areas, kitchens and conference rooms, ensuring that they are neat, clean and stocked with beverages and supplies at all times;
Assist management with conference room setup for onsite and offsite meetings;
Organize, setup, and facilitate all company events (i.e. breakfasts, lunches, parties, etc.)
Ensure copy and general supply areas are maintained and stocked (copy paper, letterhead, envelopes, overnight mail supplies, office supplies, etc.);
Monitor and maintain inventory of all supplies (Office, Kitchen, Overnight, etc.), placing orders as needed;
Perform routine local errands (bank deposits, supply pickup, etc.) as needed;
Act as a liaison with outside vendors and messenger services. Ensure services are scheduled, communicated, completed and any issues are addressed in a timely manner;
Responsible for employee workstation assembly, set-up and moves as needed;
Assist with internal office moves (seating arrangement, supplies, files, etc);
Perform other duties as assigned.
Essential Skills and Experience:
Minimum High School diploma, college degree preferred;
Valid driver's license required;
Computer proficiency and technical aptitude with the ability to utilize MS Word, Excel, Power Point, and Outlook;
Knowledge of Project Management Systems a plus;
Positive attitude and professional, pleasant demeanor;
Reliable vehicle needed for running office errands;
Excellent communication (Oral and Written) skills;
Is self-motivated, able to work independently and meet deadlines;
Ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects in a fast-paced and challenging environment;
Ability to lift moderately heavy packages/boxes;
Ability to maintain high level of organization and attention to detail;
Ability to remain flexible and responsive when faced with multiple urgent requests;
Ability to approach and communicate with a wide range of personalities;
Skill in the use of office equipment including, computer, fax, printer, telephone system, etc.
We promote a fast-paced, “employee empowered” environment. We take pride in both the quality of service and the success of our employees by providing the training and tools to optimize potential for advancement and recognizing contributions. Our goal is to attract and maintain the Best & Brightest.
Are you one of the Best & Brightest?
We offer excellent Benefits including medical, dental, STD, LTD, life and AD&D, 401K w/ company match and paid time off, casual dress & more! If you are one of the "best and brightest" in your field and you're looking to position yourself for the future, this is a great opportunity.
For immediate consideration, please forward your resume and salary requirements. Please identify this position by typing in your FULL NAME and job code (Off.Asst.-CL) in the subject line.
To learn more about Empathy Lab, visit www.empathylab.com