Zurich NA Executive Assistant I in Hartford, Connecticut
Executive Assistant I
Zurich North America is looking for an ExecutiveAssistant to support the Head of Underwriting and Pricing for Zurich's NorthAmerican Life organization based in suburban Hartford, Connecticut.
Providing personal assistance and support/driving strategic analysis for members of Senior Management of medium / small size countries in order to support the day-to-day activities of their Senior Management members and contributing to the realization of the strategic objectives in the designated area.
High Level Client Internally Focused - The job's core deliverables rely on delivering service to internal clients, usually at the executive or Sr. Management level. Includes using subject matter expertise to address advanced, high-level questions and issues.
Bachelors Degree and No prior experience required in the Administrative area
Associate Degree and No prior experience required in the Administrative area
High School Diploma or Equivalent and 3 or more years of experience in the Administrative area
Microsoft Office experience
Experience planning, organizing, and scheduling work
5 years of prior administrative experience in a multi-tasked, high paced, confidential environment
Direct working experience with group insurance underwriting and/or actuarial organizations
Knowledge of company operations, and organizational procedures
Ability to prioritize
Ability to multi-task
Project Management experience
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Imagine working for a company that truly cares about their employees, customers, stakeholders, and communities they serve. Imagine working for a values-driven organization that has the ambition and desire to be the best global insurance provider in the world. Zurich is that place where 55,000 employees across approximately 200 countries and territories are all focused on helping people and helping companies protect what is truly most important to them. We are a values-driven organization that takes pride in the work that we do every day and we have the ambition to be the best global insurer in the world.
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Primary Location: United States-Connecticut-Hartford
Relocation Available No
Job Posting 06/28/18
Unposting Date Ongoing
Req ID: 180003SN
It is the Policy of Zurich in North America, as an equal opportunity employer, to attract and retain the best-qualified individuals available, without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability or protected veteran status.