Option Care Health Executive Assistant in Bannockburn, Illinois
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Option Care Health, Inc. is the largest independent home and alternate site infusion services provider in the United States. With over 6,000 team members including 2,900 clinicians, we work compassionately to elevate standards of care for patients with acute and chronic conditions in all 50 states. Through our clinical leadership, expertise and national scale, Option Care Health is re-imagining the infusion care experience for patients, customers and employees.
Job Description Summary:
The Executive Assistant (EA) provides high-level administrative support to Option Care executives officers. This position will serve as the primary point of contact for internal and external constituencies on all matters pertaining to the executive(s) office. The EA will also serve as a liaison to the executive leadership team, monitors and responds to emails, heavy scheduling, calendar meetings, and oversees special projects regarding the executive office. This position must be able to interpret and respond to requests and decide whether executive should be notified of important or emergency matters as needed. Independent judgement is required to plan, prioritize, and organize a diversified workload.
Job Responsibilities (listed in order of importance and/or time spent)
Completes a broad variety of tasks including managing an extremely active calendar; monitor, compose, and responding to correspondence; arranging agendas; managing scheduling and calendaring meetings
Researches, prioritizes, and follows up on incoming issues and concerns addressed to the executive, including those of a sensitive or confidential nature. Consults with the executive in determining appropriate course of action, referral, or response; communicates directly, and on behalf of the executive with senior leaders and board members, and others on matters related to the organization’s initiatives and activities
Provides an avenue for clear communication. Maintains credibility, trust and support between the office of the executive and the internal staff
Develops and prepares presentations, documents, etc. for executive team members. Reviews presentation materials to ensure accuracy. Distributes information and materials to the staff as required
Provides administrative support; coordinates and maintains effective office procedures and efficient work flow; implements policies and procedures set by organization; sorts and routes mail and orders office supplies
Collaborates on special projects as assigned
Handles confidential and/or sensitive department information with discretion
Other duties as assigned
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? (i.e. hiring, recommending/approving promotions and pay increases, scheduling, performance reviews, discipline, etc.) No
Basic Education and/or Experience Requirements
- Associate’s degree and 7 years of experience in administrative/executive support OR H.S. Diploma/equivalent and 10 years of experience in administrative/executive support
Must be both service-oriented and a behind-the-scenes leader; able to effectively manage multiple projects and tasks simultaneously
Must have excellent organizational skills and possess the ability to design, set up and manage internal processes and protocols; must manage collaboratively and thrive in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment
Ability to exercise good judgment in a variety of situations
The flexibility and resiliency to work well under pressure, maintain confidentiality, and quickly adapt to rapidly changing needs and priorities
Strong written and verbal communication to various audiences (work group, team, company management, prospective acquisitions, external clients)
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of variables in cases where limited standardization exists
Experience using time management skills such as prioritizing/organizing and tracking details and deadlines of multiple projects with varying completion dates
Advanced Microsoft Office skills including Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and SharePoint
Ability to gain full working knowledge of the company’s structure, key personnel and organizational policies and procedures
Travel Requirements: (if required)
Preferred Qualifications & Interests (PQIs)
Experience with supporting executive level officers
This job description is to be used as a guide for accomplishing Company and department objectives, and only covers the primary functions and responsibilities of the position. It is in no way to be construed as an all-encompassing list of duties.
Option Care subscribes to a policy of equal employment opportunity, making employment available without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship status according to the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, or genetic information.
For over 40 years, Option Care Health has provided adult and pediatric patients with an alternative to hospital infusion therapy. With more than 2,900 clinical experts, Option Care Health is able to provide high-quality infusion services for nearly all patients with acute and chronic conditions across the United States, resulting in high quality outcomes at a significantly reduced cost. Option Care Health has more than 70 infusion pharmacies and 100 alternate treatment sites. We are guided by our purpose to provide extraordinary care that changes lives through a comprehensive approach to care along every step of the infusion therapy process including: intake coordination, insurance authorization, resources for financial assistance, education and customized treatments.