Future 50 SmartCEO January 2015

Symphony Team with CEO Wanda Smith
Symphony Team with CEO Wanda Smith

Executive Assistant Job Description

Executive Assistant Job Description

Becoming an executive assistant isn’t easy. But once you’ve attained the position, keeping it requires excellent communication skills, the ability to multitask effectively, and a helpful spirit. Below are a few of the skills necessary for an average executive assistant job description.

Be a good listener. An important part of any administrative assistant’s job, no matter what level of seniority, is being a good listener. This does not mean always affirming and agreeing with what superiors say, but rather listening, evaluating, and offering honest feedback when necessary.