• Executive Administrative Assistant, CTO

    Job Location US-MA-Greater Boston
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Job Type
    Permanent Full Time
  • Job Description

    Executive Administrative Assistant, CTO

    Somerville, MA, USA


    Avigilon, a Motorola Solutions Company, provides trusted security solutions to the global market. Avigilon designs, develops, and manufactures video analytics, network video management software and hardware, surveillance cameras, and access control solutions. Avigilon’s solutions have been installed at thousands of customer sites, including school campuses, transportation systems, healthcare centers, public venues, critical infrastructure, prisons, factories, casinos, airports, financial institutions, government facilities, and retailers.


    Position Overview:

    The Executive Administrative Assistant (EA) holds a key position providing direct confidential administrative and clerical support to the Chief Technology Officer (CTO).  The EA is instrumental in assisting the CTO execute his leadership responsibilities and in supporting our employees, partners, and customers. This role performs a wide variety of both typical and complex administrative functions that contribute to the efficient and professional operation of the overall technology team.


    The ideal candidate will have a genuine appreciation for protocol, discretion, and professionalism. He or she must be able to maintain confidences and be tactful and diplomatic at all times. The successful candidate will also possess exemplary organizational skills, the ability to multi-task and prioritize, strong attention to detail and to follow through. The successful candidate will also be efficient, and resourceful; be able to develop strong relationships; have great communication skills; have demonstrated the ability to take initiative and accept responsibility; and be able to make decisions in accordance with the practices of the company.


    Responsibilities include:

    • Coordinating meetings and proactively resolve conflicts including making recommendations for meetings with other leadership team members
    • Responding to telephone, email, and in person inquiries providing general information
    • Preparing documents, presentations, internal correspondence and agendas
    • Taking, transcribing & distributing minutes
    • Arrange travel plans by working with our travel manager
    • Proactively creating and maintaining effective communications
    • Assisting other executives and (or) their assistants in coordinating company events
    • Managing expense claims
    • Managing and scheduling meetings, conference calls and appointments
    • Managing the CTO’s email and calendar - both incoming and outgoing
    • Meeting new clients and visitors while maintaining the companies professional image
    • Assisting in the production of monthly, quarterly, and annual reports
    • Ensure all correspondence adheres to a consistent and professional standard as identified by the CTO
    • Maintain a high level of accuracy in all legal administrative tasks
    • In order to provide effective and efficient service it is expected that the incumbent will work flexible work hours. In addition, some travel may be required


    • 3 – 5 years of experience providing support at the executive level
    • Exemplary organizational skills, ability to multi-task and prioritize, strong attention to detail and follow through
    • Fluency in Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint
    • Ability to work independently and also as a team
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills
    • Process driven
    • Strong time management capabilities
    • Stellar customer service
    • Creative thinking
    • Positive work ethic “can-do” attitude
    • Experience and confidence in communicating directly with executives
    • Ability to thrive in a fast paced environment
    • Possess the ability to learn quickly and anticipate needs
    • Long term commitment to being an Executive Assistant
    • Bachelor’s degree in English or Business Administration from a recognized university may be an advantage


    Perks at Avigilon:

    As a full-time employee of Avigilon, you are eligible to receive a comprehensive benefits package which includes a competitive salary with full benefits including extended health, dental, vision, paid vacation and holidays, 401K, participation in corporate events, etc.


    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed