Executive Assistant

CVS Health - Woonsocket, RI3.5

The role is responsible for managing all support activities for a top executive, encompassing a wide range of activities including management of a complex calendar and scheduling requirements, tracking key deliverables, leading the coordination of domestic and international travel, expenses and budgeting, project coordination, and document review.

  • Act as the face of CVS Health to all external constituents by promoting our values and representing the culture of the company
  • Sounding board, confidant and conduit to keep the executive well informed and help facilitate his/hers decision making
  • Plan and coordinate external facing meetings, including outside vendors, government officials and other senior leaders across multiple industries
  • Calendar gatekeeping, prioritizing and providing recommendations on scheduling conflicts
  • Research and compile briefing documents in preparation for meetings
  • Maintain an efficient flow of information between all levels including internal and external contacts on a wide spectrum of plans and priorities
  • Review, proofread, and format all correspondence to ensure accuracy, completeness, and consistency
  • May attend senior level meetings to take notes and follow-up on outstanding agenda items
  • Assist in document management, compilation, distribution and storage
  • Identify issues for escalation and keep in constant communication with others to ensure exec is well informed
  • Total travel coordination including air and ground transportation, hotel reservations, visas and other travel documentation
Required Qualifications
  • 10+ years of experience supporting the top executive of a large company (President or equivalent) with complex calendar management, meeting coordination, domestic & international travel coordination, etc.
  • Advanced use of the Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Excel, OneNote, PowerPoint, and Word)
  • Experience leading other Administrative staff and effective leadership skills including holding others accountable for results and improving team morale
  • Demonstrated success working in an ambiguous environment
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize and multi-task while maintaining commitment to deadlines
  • Demonstrated success using business judgment to help drive key deliverables of the business
  • Proven track record demonstrating ability to work effectively with minimal supervision and use independent judgment
  • Strong organizational and communication skills, team orientated philosophy, and problem solving skills
Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience supporting executives within the healthcare or insurance space
  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration or other related field preferred
Business Overview
CVS Health, through our unmatched breadth of service offerings, is transforming the delivery of health care services in the U.S. We are an innovative, fast-growing company guided by values that focus on teamwork, integrity and respect for our colleagues and customers. What are we looking for in our colleagues? We seek fresh ideas, new perspectives, a diversity of experiences, and a dedication to service that will help us better meet the needs of the many people and businesses that rely on us each day. As the nation’s largest pharmacy health care provider, we offer a wide range of exciting and fulfilling career opportunities across our three business units – MinuteClinic, pharmacy benefit management (PBM) and retail pharmacy. Our energetic and service-oriented colleagues work hard every day to make a positive difference in the lives of our customers.