• Executive Assistant

    Location US-IL-Chicago
    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(9/20/2018 4:06 PM)
    Adello Biologics, LLC
  • Overview

    Adello Biologics is a privately held, U.S.-based biotechnology company that leads with science to accelerate development and drive manufacturing efficiency. The company's aim is to provide high-quality, affordable biosimilars to patients worldwide. Headquartered in Piscataway, NJ and driven by a team of highly skilled industry veterans, Adello is advancing a strategic pipeline of proteins and complex monoclonal antibodies with lead candidates in oncology and immunology. For more information, visit www.Adellobio.com


    Our vision is to make biosimilar medications affordable. We are seeking candidates interested in contributing to a bourgeoning field that has the potential to help millions of patients. As a growing company, Adello Biologics offers real development opportunities for candidates excited to take on responsibility, make an immediate impact and help us achieve our vision. As part of a close knit team, you’ll have the opportunity to work in a unique, high science industry while expanding your career. We are seeking an Executive Assistant to be based out of our Chicago, IL location.



    The Executive Assistant is a regular employee in a full-time non-exempt position at Adello Biologics, LLC, in Chicago, IL. This employee will administratively support a variety of senior management officers, and should be experienced working in a corporate environment and managing multiple calendars and work streams concurrently. This position will act as the first face to customers and an ideal candidate would be detail oriented, flexible and proactive.


    Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Support to various Upper Level Executives
    • Calendar handling - proactively make appointments and organize calendar to ensure efficient use of time
    • Handle inbox - access mail to ensure urgent and important mail is escalated
    • Deal with external and internal correspondence
    • Screen telephone calls
    • Contribute to the building of good working relationships, both internally and externally
    • Support Admin in filing activities
    • Travel Arrangements
      • Organize manager and team travel including booking flights, transfers and accommodation
      • Process Visa applications
      • Negotiate and arrange most cost effective routes and rates
    • Meeting and event management
    • Arrange meetings including sending invites, booking rooms, technology and refreshments.
    • Ensure appropriate meeting content is compiled and distributed in a timely fashion
    • Setup audio visual equipment, communicating with IT to ensure effective and timely use
    • Data management and tracking
    • Process expenses
    • Organize and store paperwork, documents and computer-based information (including archiving)
    • General, Technology and Facilities
    • Stay up-to-date on company policies and procedures to ensure compliance by managers and teams
    • Ad-hoc tasks, e.g. filing, receiving and distributing faxes, photocopying, binding, organizing couriers
    • Distribute mail to teams
    • Call handling for team where appropriate
    • Own internal and external queries and information requests in order to proactively respond/take action
    • Maintain local office supplies/assist with inventory
    • Provide support as required to cover for colleagues in other areas of the business




    • At least a high school diploma. A Bachelor’s degree is strongly preferred.


    • Experience with the administrative environment.
    • Experience with domestic and international travel and scheduling.
    • Demonstrated business acumen.



    • Exceptional skills with Microsoft Office software, such as Microsoft Word, Excel (including pivot tables and V-Lookup), Microsoft PowerPoint (strong presentation skills), Microsoft Word, and Microsoft Outlook (calendar management).
    • Basic awareness of AV equipment setup.



    General Work Environment:

    • Standard office environment at a reception desk.
    • Must be able to work extended hours or weekend hours, as may be required



    • No extraordinary noise levels.



    • Must be able to lift at least 25 lbs.



    • No special requirements.



    • High paced demanding environment to meet ambitious project goals.



    • No travel required.

    Adello Biologics, LLC provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Adello Biologics, LLC complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, and transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

    Notice To Agency And Search Firm Representatives  

    Adello Biologics is not accepting unsolicited resumes from agencies and/or search firms for this job posting. Resumes submitted to any Adello employee by a third party agency and/or search firm without a valid written & signed search agreement, will become the sole property of Adello. No fee will be paid if a candidate is hired for this position as a result of an unsolicited agency or search firm referral. Thank you.



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