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Southern California Edison Executive Assistant 2 - Corporate Communications in Rosemead, California

Job Description

Are you looking for a diverse team of inventors, pioneers, and problem solvers working together? Look no further.

We want team members who want to invest their skills and intellect into something that matters—like solving one of the most important issues of our time. It's what we do. Powering the planet while drastically reducing carbon emissions and creating cleaner air for everyone. You’re a critical piece of the solution.

As we look onto creating a cleaner energy future, our customer needs are also changing and as part of our Corporate Affairs organization you will have an opportunity to help us support this effort.

About Corporate Affairs:

The Corporate Affairs Operating Unit is responsible for external engagement, internal and external communications, corporate philanthropy, and working with local, state and federal government officials on behalf of the company.

The Job…

The Executive Assistants will perform advanced administrative support functions for the Vice President of Corporate Communications. The positions regularly handles confidential and sensitive information that has significant corporate and reputational impact.

The Executive Assistants reviews and processes incoming/outgoing communications, maintains corporate records, responds to or routes external and internal customer calls/inquiries, receives visitors, prepares and coordinates specific activities/reports through automated and/or manual methods, maintains/updates calendars, and coordinates meetings, including planning and event logistics.

The Executive Assistants may perform various invoice processing and procurement related activities on behalf of the executives whom the position supports, as well as data entry, timekeeping, and expense report submittals.

A day in the life…

  • Coordinate routine and executive-level meetings.

  • Interface with all levels of personnel, including senior management, external company executives, and their assistants.

  • Coordinate and prepare presentation material using PowerPoint.

  • Update reports and distribution lists.

  • Complete travel arrangements.

  • Process timekeeping, expense reports, credit card reconciliations, and office invoices.

  • Review and route incoming and outgoing correspondence including email and ensuring prioritization, review and response as appropriate.

  • Compose correspondence and other materials as requested.

  • Work with internal and external stakeholders for policy advocacy and coordinate speaking opportunities.

  • Draft, proofread, edit, and reformat presentations and reports (including charts and tables).

  • Coordinate large-scale executive-level meetings and events in excess of 100 people.

  • Handle multiple assignments with minimal supervision.

  • Handle highly confidential and sensitive information.

  • Maintain workflow when the senior vice president is out of the office.

  • Sort mail manage e-mail inbox.

  • Maintain calendar and office supplies, ensuring office aesthetics, and answer and route telephone calls appropriately.

  • Maintain a safety conscious work environment by following Edison safety protocols and safe work practices.

  • Perform other responsibilities and duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Qualifications you need…

  • Five years of experience performing advanced administrative, secretarial, and clerical functions.

  • Three years of experience supporting a director level or higher.

Other stuff that will set you up for success…

  • Willing and able to cover and support colleague-absences.

  • Experience managing executive level calendars, including coordinating, scheduling, and planning meetings, appointments, video conferencing, and using SharePoint Libraries

  • Experience in grasping the relationships of various discrete assignments and events with a view of taking necessary actions.

  • Experience organizing a heavy workload, being assertive, creative, working well under pressure, and performing tasks/assignments with minimal supervision and a high attention to detail and quality of work.

  • Experience working effectively and accurately on diverse and concurrent assignments in an environment with frequent interruptions, changing priorities, and tight operating deadlines.

  • Experience coordinating routine and executive-level meetings (tasks include setting-up video conferencing, conference calls, conference rooms, and presentations).

  • Experience processing timekeeping, expense reports, credit card reconciliations, office invoices, and other related documents/activities.

  • Experience using office productivity tools (e.g., Microsoft Office Suite) to gather information from multiple sources, convert documents from one format to another, and create/edit standard and non-standard reports, presentations, and/or products.

  • Experience working with office productivity peripherals, including telephones, voicemail, audio conferencing, printers, etc.

  • Demonstrated customer service orientation and a high degree of professional demeanor and decorum when interacting with others.

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and oral, to interface daily with all levels of employees, including senior management.

  • Ability to maintain the confidentiality of sensitive and confidential information.

  • Ability to follow Edison safety protocols and safe work practices.

  • Demonstrated ability to resolve complex administrative issues quickly and comprehensively; timely, responsive and respectful communications style; strong commitment to Teamwork; and an interest in working in a very fast-paced environment while in a role that serves as a hub among the key administrative functions of the operating unit.

You should know…

  • Candidates for this position must be legally authorized to work directly as employees for any employer in the United States without visa sponsorship.

  • Test Requirements. This position requires the following test(s):BCAB 5206. Applicants who have previously passed these test(s) may not need to retest again for this position.

  • Test Preparation. Most tests have guides to help you prepare.You can reference them anytime at Edison.com/TestInfo .

  • Email Monitoring. Applicants who are identified to continue in the selection process may be invited to test.Invitations to test will be sent to the email address used during your application. Please monitor your email account daily to ensure no important communications regarding your application status or invitation to test will be missed.Email communications for testing will come from TalentAcquisition@sce.com and no-reply@panpowered.com .

  • Self-Scheduling. Certain tests will allow you to self-schedule your testing time.These invitations to self-schedule will need to be completed within 3 days from the date of the email invitation.There is limited availability, so we encourage you to coordinate with your supervisor (for SCE employees) and schedule your session immediately.

  • We offer a Total Rewards Package that includes things like a wide selection of health plans, preventative health reimbursement, 401(k) savings plan with company match and automatic company contributions, tuition reimbursement, professional development, volunteer programs, employee assistance program, electric service discount, and many more perks!

Edison International (NYSE: EIX), through its subsidiaries, distributes and generates electric power, and invests in cleantech companies, energy services companies and infrastructure, including renewable energy resources. Edison International’s business platforms include Southern California Edison (SCE), one of the largest electric utilities in the United States and a longtime leader in renewable energy and energy efficiency, and Edison Energy, a corporate energy services business with a national footprint, offering integrated solutions in a rapidly changing energy and cleantech marketplace. Both in California and the U.S., Edison International is widely recognized as an industry leader with a visionary drive toward a clean energy future (http://www.sce.com/pathwayto2030/), staying at the forefront of deploying new technologies, exploring innovative business models and advancing transformative policies.

Edison International is a proud Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected status.

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