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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 02/22/24

Applications Due03/12/24

Vacancy ID151799

NY HELPNo

AgencyInformation Technology Services, Office of

TitleExecutive Assistant (Special Assistant) Ref#5147

Occupational CategoryClerical, Secretarial, Office Aide

Salary GradeNS

Bargaining UnitM/C - Management / Confidential (Unrepresented)

Salary RangeFrom $63266 to $78505 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Exempt Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5

Workday

From 8 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address Swan Street Building, Core 4

Empire State Plaza

City Albany

StateNY

Zip Code12220

Minimum Qualifications Two years of executive secretarial or administrative support experience.
Preferred skills and experience:
• Highly organized and detail orientated;
• Excellent verbal and written skills;
• Highly professional in demeanor. Able to interface easily with people at all levels, including state executives;
• Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook;
• Knowledge of Microsoft Office 360 and SharePoint;
• Ability to multi-task;

Duties Description Within the Chief Information Office, the incumbent will coordinate administrative activities, provide support to Executive level staff, and will have frequent contact with representatives at all levels, including: The Governor’s Office; Division of the Budget; State Legislature; and other State and Federal agencies. The incumbent will have daily access to highly confidential information and files. Duties include, but are not limited to:
• Manage the general administrative and secretarial activities of the Executive Office;
• Coordinate, log and track all correspondence received, including opening, reviewing, sorting and distributing mail to Executive level staff;
• Prepare correspondence for the signature of Executive level staff; this may include formatting and writing correspondence and coordinating information with other ITS staff;
• Receive and screen telephone inquiries from internal ITS staff, other State government officials and the general public responding directly to inquiries or referring them to appropriate staff as necessary;
• Maintain proper supplies for the Executive Office;
• Perform other office support activities (e.g., scanning, photocopying) and related tasks as assigned by Executives;
• Prepare and/or edit reports, memos, letters, press releases and other documents using software related to word processing, spreadsheets, databases and presentations;
• Coordinate and monitor on-going projects, programs and activities of interest and concern to Executives, and maintain contact with program management to ensure the availability of accurate, up-to-date information;
• Coordinate meetings, travel, conferences and organization-wide activities;

Additional Comments Background check and fingerprinting are required.

Generous benefits package, worth 65% of salary, which includes:

• Choice of several low and competitive health insurance plans
• Dental & vision insurance at no additional cost
• Membership in the NYS Retirement System
• Deferred Compensation Investment Plan
• Thirteen (13) paid holidays annually
• Up to Thirteen (13) days of paid vacation leave annually
• Up to Five (5) days of paid personal leave annually
• Up to Eight (8) days of paid sick leave annually
• Up to Three (3) days of professional leave annually to participate in professional development
• Tuition reimbursement
• Training & development opportunities

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Gina Patrizio

Telephone 518-473-0398

Fax 518-402-4924

Email Address PostingResponses@its.ny.gov

Address

Street Swan St. Bldg, Core 4

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12220

 

Notes on ApplyingTo apply, please submit a clear, concise resume and cover letter indicating that you are applying for Executive Assistant, Ref #151799. In your cover letter, please clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for this position.

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