Golder Associates Executive Assistant in ATLANTA, Georgia

At Golder, we thrive on challenges.

Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture of ownership.

Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment?

Golder has a new opportunity for an Executive Assistant to join our team and provide professional administrative support to the Chief Legal Officer, on a full time basis, in our Atlanta, GA office.

This role requires a professional who is self-directed, results-oriented, and comfortable with taking initiative and working independently as well as within the Legal team. As an experienced Executive Assistant, you will use your excellent communication skills to competently and confidentially interact with key business partners including senior personnel throughout the global organization, using your influencing skills where required. You must be flexible and exceedingly well organized with attention to detail.

Responsibilities of the role will include:

  • Administrative support for the Chief Legal Officer to include calendar management, email monitoring, domestic and international travel and expense reports

  • Internal/External Meeting Support to include meeting room reservations, calendar invites, hotel rooms, meeting room needs (food, beverage, and technology support), drafting agenda, minutes, and tracking/follow-up of action items

  • Support Chief Legal Officer in his role as Corporate Secretary: assist with processes for annual meeting, completion of meeting minutes, and drafting and maintaining corporate resolutions

  • Manage outside Counsel Invoice process to include, receiving, logging, coding, processing and tracking payments

  • Act as Global PRC Administrator by scheduling calls, taking meeting minutes, following up on approvals and filing/uploading documents

  • Act as Global ERM Administrator by scheduling calls and updating quarterly spreadsheets, PowerPoint slides and ERM report

  • Update Organizational charts and Email distribution lists as needed

  • Conduct research, compile data and prepare: internal communications, reports, memos, correspondence, PowerPoint presentations, spreadsheets, charts/flowcharts, etc..

  • Assist as needed to support the timely implementation of internal projects and initiatives

  • Coordinate responses to internal/external clients and other third-party inquiries

  • Assist with monitoring the Legal department budget and maintain file on department spending for budgetary purposes

  • Providing support to the global Legal team as needed

The successful candidate will have a background in:

  • Bachelor's Degree preferred

  • 5 years of recent executive level administrative experience is required. Experience supporting Legal executives at a Global level is preferred. Supporting Corporate secretary a plus

  • Advanced skill level in the use of Microsoft Office Suite is required (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Visio). Experience using Secretariat or other corporate governance software a plus

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Advanced word-processing and editing skills

  • Exceptional organizational and planning skills

  • Detail-oriented with an emphasis on accuracy and quality of work is required

  • Ability to multi-task on a variety of administrative projects

  • Demonstrates a high level of confidentiality

  • Exhibits diplomacy, sound judgment and tact

  • Comfortable working independently with remote teams

Your benefits at Golder will include:

· Employee owned structure - own the business, own the result

· Competitive benefits and remuneration packages

· Opportunity to deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment

· Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects

· On the job training, mentoring and coaching

Renowned for technical excellence, Golder is a leading, global employee-owned engineering and consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 165 offices in over 40 countries, Golder’s 6,500 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialized skills to address the ever-evolving challenges that earth, environment and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, manufacturing and power sectors.

Equal Opportunity Employment Statement

Golder is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Golder is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

To learn more about our company and culture click here to view The Promise of Golder at video.

Title: Executive Assistant

Location: GA-ATLANTA

Requisition ID: 18001028