Executive Assistant - Rushford Administration

William Backus Hospital
Sep 23, 2017
Oct 21, 2017
Executive Search
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Excellence, Safety, Caring, Integrity?.What do you value?

Join us at Rushford as we live our values every day. As part of Hartford HealthCare we create a better future for healthcare in Connecticut and beyond. By embodying these values we have become nationally respected for patient care and most trusted for personalized coordinated care. Come be part of something special!

Rushford Center, one of Connecticut's leading providers of addiction and mental health services, is nationally recognized for delivering outstanding prevention, treatment and recovery programs. We offer a wide range of programs including Acute Care and Evaluation, Residential Addiction Treatment, Individual, Group & Family Therapy, Intensive Outpatient programs and Community Support Programs. Through the passion of our specialists, we continue to treat every patient with care, compassion and respect, while providing affordable and accessible services.

Job Summary

Provides a broad scope of administrative and communications support to the Vice President, Behavioral Health Services and the Clinical Director of Adult Programs in Meriden to include coordinating projects and meetings and acting as a liaison with the public. Handles a variety of general business matters on behalf of the VP, including developing reports, answering routine questions and coordinating staff activities. Serves as lead liaison in investigations of customer service issues.Associate's degree or equivalent experience

Minimum of five years' experience in a business management setting.

Must be able to take the initiative on assigned work through completion; must be organized, reliable, deadline-oriented and have excellent follow-through and great attention to detail.

Must have strong knowledge of customer service delivery and effective communication skills.

Must be able to multi-task, prioritize and adapt to changing priorities quickly.

Must be proficient in the Microsoft Office, including Word, PowerPoint and Excel.

Must have excellent customer service skills as well as tact, poise and diplomacy; a pleasant personality and ability to work on teams is essential.

Must be able to handle confidential information.SDL2017