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Executive Assistant- National Ignition Facility & Photon Science

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Livermore, CA 94550
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We have an opening for an Executive Assistant to executive level administrative support to the Principal Associate Director (PAD). You will perform a full range of advanced, diverse, and complex executive assistant services in a highly visible environment. You will also serve as a point-of-contact for the PAD and interface with senior-level internal and external personnel to exchange, gather and disseminate information. This position is in the National Ignition Facility and Photon Science (NIF&PS) Principal Associate Directorate.

Essential Duties
- Represent the PAD in daily interactions including senior management/executives, internal and external to the Laboratory, independently setting priorities when committing the PAD's time.
- Independently clarify, coordinate, communicate, and disseminate information on behalf of the PAD, assess and respond to inquiries, prioritize actions, and follow-up to ensure resolution on a wide variety of issues.
- Compile, coordinate, proof, format, edit, finalize, and manage a variety of complex and often confidential documents, files, calendars, and email messages.
- Conduct research, request information, compile and coordinate internal and external business, operational, and administrative topics.
- Plan, coordinate, and organize internal/external meetings on behalf of the PAD, developing agendas, determining and contacting attendees, and committing funds for accommodations/locations.
- Coordinate, facilitate, and lead teams in support of high level PAD Reviews and Workshops.
- Arrange domestic and international travel with complex itineraries.
- Initiate and compose original and sensitive correspondence, memoranda, reports and agendas on behalf of PAD.
- Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications
- Experience providing executive assistant support to and representing senior management and/or executives to diverse internal and external contacts.
- Significant executive assistant skills and experience including keyboarding, grammar, proofreading and editing, use of personal computers and associated software, and presentation and spreadsheet preparation.
- Experience coordinating and leading administrative projects.
- Significant analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills necessary to independently identify and recommend appropriate actions and solutions to administrative issues.
- Advanced organizational skills and ability to prioritize multiple complex tasks while working in a fast-paced environment, with short deadlines and frequent interruptions.
- Effective communication skills to effectively interact and represent the office and manager with all levels of management, both internal and external to the Laboratory.
- Knowledge of appropriate handling of sensitive and/or classified documents and protection.
- Experience effectively working with sensitive issues and exercising judgment and discretion.

Desired Qualifications
- Knowledge of LLNL business, operations, the NIF&PS organization, and external organizations (i.e. Department of Energy (DOE) and National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)).
- Knowledge and understanding of the Laboratorys policies and procedures.

Pre-Employment Drug Test: External applicant(s) selected for this position will be required to pass a post-offer, pre-employment drug test. This includes testing for use of marijuana as Federal Law applies to us as a Federal Contractor.

Security Clearance: This position requires a Department of Energy (DOE) Q-level clearance.

If you are selected, wewill initiate a Federal background investigation to determine if youmeet eligibility requirements for access to classified information or matter. In addition, all L or Q cleared employees are subject to random drug testing. Q-level clearance requires U.S. citizenship. If you hold multiple citizenships (U.S. and another country), you may be required to renounce your non-U.S. citizenship before a DOE L or Q clearance will be processed/granted.

Note: This is a Career Indefinite position. Lab employees and external candidates may be considered for this position.

About Us

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), located in the San Francisco Bay Area (East Bay), is a premier applied science laboratory that is part of the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) within the Department of Energy (DOE). LLNL's mission is strengthening national security by developing and applyingcutting-edge science, technology, and engineering that respond with vision, quality, integrity, and technical excellence to scientific issues of national importance. The Laboratory has a current annual budget of about $2.3 billion, employing approximately 6,900 employees.

LLNL is an affirmative action/ equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, marital status, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, medical condition, protected veteran status, age, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Posted: 2020-03-12 Expires: 2020-04-11

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