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Executive Assistant / SH - 17-0188
Executive Assistant / SH - 17-0100
Title: Executive Assistant / SH
Organization: Area Gas Operations
Department: Off Of VP Gas Operations
Expires On: 3/24/2017

Job Code: 17-0188

Qualifications: The Gas Operations organization is seeking a highly motivated Executive Assistant to provide skilled, efficient and confidential administrative support to the Vice Presidents of Area Gas Operations and Gas Engineering. The successful candidate will be a high energy individual who is extremely organized, able to handle multiple tasks, who demonstrates flexibility and appreciates inclusion and diversity. The candidate should be willing to learn, be on time, and exercise strong interpersonal skills. The individual must demonstrate excellent customer focus, the ability to work well under pressure, and the ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment with respect to prioritization of and recommendations on appointments. The individual must excel in calendar management and also demonstrate very strong attention to detail and have the ability to prioritize deliverables. Must be able to handle internal and external contacts with tact and sensitivity and work respectfully with sensitive and confidential information. Candidates must have and maintain a high regard for personal accountability and understand the critical importance of superior customer focus. Candidate must also possess excellent communication skills and have the ability to communicate effectively with all levels of management and union personnel, and with customers and public/government officials. Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum of three years of assistant's experience preferred or an Associate’s degree with four years of assistant’s experience. Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Email, Outlook, Excel, Word and PowerPoint) and calendar management is required. Proficiency in Oracle Enterprise Business Suite products and Adobe Acrobat Editor is preferred.




Responsibilities: Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: preparing daily schedules and detailed itineraries for the VP’s including keeping important numbers, locations and contact names electronically filed, responding to invitations and maintaining files of invitations that have been declined, accepted or that are tentative and/or pending. The executive assistant will make reservations for the VP’s air travel and ground transportation for business trips, will screen calls/visitors, maintain calendar including scheduling appointments and meetings, create and maintain all (confidential and other) files; contact other members of the Company as directed to supply or obtain information needed and handle sensitive and confidential information. Will also ensure VP’s are provided with briefing materials for each event by coordinating with event participants and appropriate staff members Assist with special projects, duties or responsibilities as necessary, responding to requests and all other duties as assigned. Assistant will prepare correspondence for VP’s with customers involved in executive level sensitive communications. The assistant will be required to approve exception time for executive team and direct reports in HR Payroll.


Physical Requirements: Candidate's must have a valid driver’s license and be willing to travel throughout the company's service territory. Candidate should be expecting and able to sit or stand for long periods of time and work accountably with limited supervision. . Must have the ability to work flexible hours and travel throughout the Company’s service territory.


Equal Opportunity Employer: Consolidated Edison is an equal opportunity employer and, as such, affirms in policy and practice its commitment to recruit, hire, train, and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, citizenship, eligible veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by law.

Con Edison is a federal contractor subject to VEVRAA and desires to receive priority referrals of protected veterans.

Click here, EEO is the Law Notice, to learn about your equal employment opportunity protections as part of the application process.

CON EDISON DOES NOT ACCEPT RESUMES DELIVERED BY THE US POSTAL SERVICE OR VIA EMAIL.
ONLY ONLINE EMPLOYMENT APPLICATIONS SUBMITTED TO A SPECIFIC JOB POSTING ADVERTISED ON THE COMPANY'S INTERNET ARE ACCEPTED.


If you are an individual with a disability and/or a disabled veteran and would like to request an accommodation to apply for a job, you may do so by submitting your written request as follows:

By Mail: Consolidated Edison Company of New York.
Recruitment Section Manager
4 Irving Place
15th Floor South
New York, New York 10003
By Email: RequestForAccommodation@coned.com

If you are an individual with a disability and/or a protected veteran and would like to verify the information in the job listing, you may do so by submitting your written request as follows:

By Mail: Consolidated Edison Company of New York.
Recruitment Section Manager
4 Irving Place
15th Floor South
New York, New York 10003
By Email: JobListingVerification@coned.com


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Title: Executive Assistant / SH
Organization: Business Finance
Department: Business Finance Office of VP
Expires On: 3/1/2017

Job Code: 17-0100

Qualifications: The Business Finance organization is seeking an Executive Assistant to provide skilled, efficient and confidential administrative support to the Vice President. The individual must demonstrate excellent customer focus, the ability to work well under pressure and multi-task, and ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment with respect to prioritization of and recommendations on appointments. The individual must excel in calendar management also demonstrate very strong attention to detail and have the ability to prioritize deliverables. Must be able to handle internal and external contacts with tact and sensitivity and work regularly with extremely sensitive and confidential information. Candidates must have and maintain a high regard for personal accountability and understand the critical importance of superior customer focus. Strong interpersonal skills are required as well as exemplary follow-up skills. Candidate must also possess excellent communication skills and have the ability to communicate effectively with all levels of management, union personnel, customers and public officials.



Education – Essential: • Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 4 years of assistant experience. • Associate’s degree with a minimum of 6 years of assistant experience. • High School diploma with a minimum of 8 years of assistant experience. .

Responsibilities: Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: 1. Assist with updating and submitting various internal reports on activities and highlights on a periodic basis. 2. Handle sensitive information with the highest degree of integrity and confidentiality; be adept at maintaining positive and effective working relationships with peers and multiple managers; be able to manage competing priorities while displaying a positive, cheerful, calm temperament and demeanor. 3. Coordinate with purchasing to set up new vendors and approve exception time for Vice President’s direct reports. 4. Develop, review and edit correspondence and reports for Vice President. 5. Maintain office supplies. 6. Perform other related tasks and assignments as required.


Physical Requirements: Must have a valid driver’s license. Must be able and willing to travel within Company service territory, as needed. Must be able to participate in the Company’s emergency management processes and storm plans as required.


Equal Opportunity Employer: Consolidated Edison is an equal opportunity employer and, as such, affirms in policy and practice its commitment to recruit, hire, train, and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, citizenship, eligible veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by law.

Con Edison is a federal contractor subject to VEVRAA and desires to receive priority referrals of protected veterans.

Click here, EEO is the Law Notice, to learn about your equal employment opportunity protections as part of the application process.

CON EDISON DOES NOT ACCEPT RESUMES DELIVERED BY THE US POSTAL SERVICE OR VIA EMAIL.
ONLY ONLINE EMPLOYMENT APPLICATIONS SUBMITTED TO A SPECIFIC JOB POSTING ADVERTISED ON THE COMPANY'S INTERNET ARE ACCEPTED.


If you are an individual with a disability and/or a disabled veteran and would like to request an accommodation to apply for a job, you may do so by submitting your written request as follows:

By Mail: Consolidated Edison Company of New York.
Recruitment Section Manager
4 Irving Place
15th Floor South
New York, New York 10003
By Email: RequestForAccommodation@coned.com

If you are an individual with a disability and/or a protected veteran and would like to verify the information in the job listing, you may do so by submitting your written request as follows:

By Mail: Consolidated Edison Company of New York.
Recruitment Section Manager
4 Irving Place
15th Floor South
New York, New York 10003
By Email: JobListingVerification@coned.com


Click to Apply




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