Entry Level Business Support Specialist

TicketNetwork, Inc. - South Windsor, CT (30+ days ago)3.2

As a recent graduate, you're looking to apply your talent and ambition to gain valuable work experience in a fast-paced environment, one that facilitates your growth as a professional and an individual. You're ready to work at a company that enables you to realize your goals and potential. You want to network with professionals as you build your business acumen and apply your skills. You aren't just looking for a job, you're looking for a chance to gain real-world experience that will start your career! TicketNetwork is looking for self-motivated candidates to join our Career Starting Program as Executive Support Specialists. The Executive Support Specialist will gain corporate office experience by working on projects for departments such as Engineering, Marketing, Sales, Project Management, and others. Within one year, each Executive Support team member is expected to earn a position in one of the company's departments through a combination of hard work, networking, and proactively learning as much as possible about the company and the business.

Job duties (include, but are not limited to):
Project support - Assist other departments and executives with varying tasks, both administrative and higher-level; conduct online research; competitive analysis; research and write articles for publication on company websites
Administrative support - Sign in and out all visitors; answer calls; sign for, sort, log and deliver incoming mail; mail checks for accounting; assist employees with outgoing mail as needed; shipping; run errands; order office supplies; data entry
Skill cultivation - Proactively work to learn skills and gain knowledge about the company, with the ultimate goal of securing a position in another department

Candidates who are successful in utilizing the Career Starting Program as a foundation for professional growth will move into a variety of business areas, such as:

Web Development
Business Intelligence
Data Resource Management
Product Management
Content Development
Business Development
Accounting, Finance
Business Operations

Required Skills
Communicates effectively - Communicates clearly and candidly, is approachable, engages people; provides and seeks feedback, articulates needs and expectations, actively listens
Achieves results through teamwork- Is open to new ideas, works inclusively and collaboratively, builds partnerships, holds self and others accountable, involves others to accomplish individual and team goals
Leads innovation- Challenges the status quo, embraces technology, champions and implements process improvements, shares creative ideas
Delivers excellence- Is action oriented, sets clear expectations and drives for results, monitors progress, acts decisively, solves problems, can be counted on to exceed customers' and clients' expectations
Leads through positive influence- Demonstrates strong character and a committed work ethic; takes personal responsibility for own development; role models who exhibit traits such as integrity, respect, transparency and embracing the mullet
Proactively seeks advancement- Develops action plans to reach goals, concentrates on chief priorities, visualizes and plans for the future, understands the industry and marketplace

Bachelor's degree strongly preferred

Monday through Friday with occasional Saturday shifts
Shifts include 7 AM-4 PM, 8 AM-5 PM, 9AM-6 PM, 10 AM-7 PM, and 11 AM-8 PM
An assigned shift is designated at the time of hire

Required Experience
Office assistant experience preferred