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Administrative Assistant

  • Location: Los Angeles, 90067
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 19 days ago

Contract Opportunity with a FULL suite of benefits!

Position: Administrative Assistant
Location: Los Angeles, CA 
Term: 5 Months

Job Description:
The Administrative Assistant to the Senior Managing Director (SMD) of Lending is responsible for optimizing the MD’s efficiency through effective administrative support including, but not limited to: interacting with clients, prospects, and employees, answering telephones, scheduling meetings and appointments, making travel arrangements, preparing correspondence, and working on special projects, as assigned.

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Schedule appointments and manage calendaring, as well as make travel and hotel arrangements 
  • Handle incoming phone calls, internal and external
  • Coordinate and set up meetings including gathering and preparing agenda/materials and arranging logistics (conference room, bridge line) and taking minutes
  • Prepare memos, letters and other documents and reports for internal and external distribution
  • Copying, filing/organizing and distribution of various reports and documents
  • Submit expense reports
  • Create and maintain client and prospect address lists for marketing mailings and various other mailers
  • Make catering arrangements for team and client meetings, as requested
  • Directly interface with all levels of external clients and prospects, as well as internal team members including senior executives
  • Lead and manage special projects as they arise on behalf of the Senior Managing Director
  • Navigate organizational infrastructure to solve or resolve problems
  • Provide input and suggestions for process improvements
  • Stay in touch with all facets of the company and identify potential issues before they escalate

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • Three+ years in an administrative support role. 
  • BA/BS required or equivalent work experience. 
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills, and attention to detail. 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to effectively communicate with people across all levels of the organization. 

Job Demands: 
  • Must be able to review and analyze data reports and manuals; must be computer proficient. 
  • Must be able to communicate effectively via telephone and in person. 
  • Must be able to travel as position requires.


Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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