The senior executive assistant is responsible for administratively supporting high level senior leadership, helping to ensure a smooth flow of work within in their specific areas. The senior executive assistant manages executives schedules, assigned tasks and deadlines efficiently and effectively. The senior executive assistant represents their assigned area for internal and external customers in a positive way by demonstrating responsibility of judgement, confidentiality and professionalism. The senior executive assistant communicates and interacts with management teams staff, and the public on behalf of Fairview.
Manages the high level senior leaderships calendar and schedules appointments to ensure appropriate preparation time. Screens incoming calls and correspondence and responds independently referring to other resources when appropriate.
Arranges complex and detailed travel plans and itineraries, compiles documents for travel-related meetings.
Prepares agendas, notices, minutes and resolutions for corporate meetings
Build and maintain positive relationships with internal and external customers with whom the executive interacts. Evaluates and respond to internal/external requests for information as needed.
Organizes programs, events, meetings or conferences by arranging facilities and caterers, issuing information or invitations, coordinating speakers and controlling event budget.
Performs complex and confidential functions including developing powerpoint presentation and written correspondence. Responds to routine external and internal correspondence and well versed in how to manage patient complaints. Types memos, purchase requisitions, payment requests and other department forms and documents.
Assist other staff as needed to ensure no gaps in service to leadership team.
Prioritizes conflicting needs; handles matters expeditiously, proactively, and follows through on projects to successful completion, often with deadline pressures.
Primary support for business unit strategy deployment and tiered management.
5 - 7 years of assistant experience
Associates or Bachelors degree
5+ years of supporting/assisting senior level executive (SVP & up).
Together with the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians we have created M Health Fairview. M Health Fairview is the newly expanded collaboration among the University of Minnesota, University of Minnesota Physicians, and Fairview Health Services. The healthcare system combines the best of academic and community medicine — expanding access to world-class, breakthrough care through our 10 hospitals and 60 clinics.
Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 10 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area.
Its broad continuum also includes 60 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider netwo...rk and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.