Administrative Assistant, Fintech, New York, 1 day per week

AlternativeSoft Ltd - New York, NY


Starting March 2020, 1 day per week to expand to 5 days in 2021, with office location between 40th and 60th streets in New York.

Based in London, Zurich and New York, AlternativeSoft is an award-winning financial software company which sells a quantitative software for Fund Selection for hedge funds, long only funds, private equity, for Portfolio Construction, for Reporting, both web and desktop based. Our company has international clients, out of which, 40% are from USA, 20% from UK, 20% from Switzerland.

Job Description

Professional, skilled, personable and polished Administrative Assistant needed for very busy real estate office. Supports Executive MD and 2 Senior MDs. Overtime is mandatory for this position, late nights and occasional weekend work. Must be flexible and detail oriented and able to work with high level brokers in a high energy environment.

Essential Job Duties

Create moderately complex correspondence, spreadsheets and presentations.

Collects expenses (no accounting) for New York and London offices

Provide support to the CEO in New York

Organize internal meetings within the firm between New York and London

Coordinate travel arrangements including flights, hotel reservations, office management, tax management knowledge for company and employees

Keep worldwide costs down

Manage clients invoicing

May perform other duties as assigned

Skills, Education and Experience

High School diploma required; Bachelor's or Associates degree preferred

Minimum 2 years' experience as an Administrative Assistant, related industry experience a plus

Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and internet research skills

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Ability to maintain discretion regarding personnel and industry-related matters

Ability to interact successfully with all levels of company

Payrolls or payroll outsourcing management

Must be entrepreneur

Benefits and Perks


Generous healthcare

20 days holidays per year


Opportunities to network and connect with the largest asset managers on the planet

Working Conditions: Normal working conditions with the absence of disagreeable elements

The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.

AlternativeSoft LLC and AlternativeSoft Group are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $24.00 to $26.00 /hour


  • administrative: 4 years (Required)


  • Associate (Required)


  • New York, NY (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Health insurance

Working days:

  • Monday

Typical start time:

  • 8AM

Typical end time:

  • 6PM


  • Education

Ergonomic Workspace:

  • Yes

Administrative Duties:

  • Scheduling
  • Answering and routing phone calls

Financial Duties:

  • Expense reports
  • Payroll

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Adaptable/flexible -- enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
  • Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction
  • Innovative -- prefers working in unconventional ways or on tasks that require creativity


  • No weekends
  • 8 hour shift