Executive Assistant at Tempus

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Passionate about making a difference in healthcare, technology, and precision medicine?

Tempus is on a mission to connect an entire ecosystem to redefine how genomic data is used in cancer clinical settings. With the advent of genomic sequencing, we can finally measure and process our genetic makeup. We now have more data than ever before but providers don't have the infrastructure or expertise to make sense of said data. Here at Tempus, we believe the greatest promise for the detection and treatment of cancer lies in the deep understanding of molecular activity for disease initiation, progression, and efficacious treatment based on the discovery of unique biomarkers.

We're looking for an Executive Assistant who will be responsible for coordinating and managing administrative logistics for a group of executives.

What You'll Do:

The Executive Assistant is responsible for flawless execution of meetings, events, travel/transportation and miscellaneous office logistics for the executives they support. This Assistant will wear a different hat project-to-project, and often at the same time. He/She could be developing agendas, planning large-scale meetings, arranging ground transportation, booking hotels, or preparing a logistical brief for an engagement. This Executive Assistant will be responsible for clearly communicating plans and changes to all stakeholders involved and will act as the administrative point of contact between the executives and internal/external clients.

Meetings, Events and Special Projects:

  • Plan and manage business-related leadership meetings/lunches/event
  • Plan and manage engagement and some personal events
  • Plan and manage attendees of meetings: coordinate schedules, set conference rooms, escort guests, manage technology

Logistics and Travel:

  • Act as the primary point of contact between executives and internal/external clients
  • Handle requests and queries appropriately, route correspondence efficiently
  • Arrange meetings and appointments and provide reminders
  • Manage expense reports and reimbursements 
  • Manage travel logistics
  • Coordinate all business travel from end-to-end
  • Provide overall logistical support and coverage as needed
  • Coordinate frequently with the Office of the CEO support team  

Miscellaneous Office Tasks:

  • Ensure technology is updated regularly and operating smoothly inside conference rooms for executive meetings and set-up video conferences before start time  
  • Handle incoming and outgoing mail and packages for executives
  • Provide flexible and reliable executive support by wearing many different hats on a daily basis in close coordination with the office of the CEO
  • Coordinate catering and set-up for internal events

Qualifications:

  • B.S. in Business Administration, Management or related field
  • 2+ years administrative support, executive assistance and/or event/project management
  • Experience in a startup environment strongly preferred
  • Highly proficient in the Google suite (Gmail, Google docs, Calendar, etc)
  • Proficient in all technical functions of an Executive Office (phone, VC, etc)
  • Obsessive level of attention to detail
  • Strong ability and willingness to work in a dedicated and expanded team environment
  • Creative and entrepreneurial attitude and approach towards event planning
  • Discretion and confidentiality
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Full comprehension of office management systems and procedures
  • Exemplary planning and time management skills
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize daily workload
  • High level organizing, planning, oral and written communications skills
  • Independent thinker and ability to self-manage
  • Willingness to be flexible and work well in a team
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Technology we use

  • Engineering
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  • Sales & Marketing
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Location

600 WEST CHICAGO AVENUE, Chicago, IL 60654

An Insider's view of Tempus

What makes someone successful on your team?

We value creativity in ideation, autonomy in execution, and a healthy tendency to always question the status quo.

Ash

Lead Data Scientist

What are Tempus Perks + Benefits

Tempus Benefits Overview

Health Insurance
Dental Insurance
Vision Insurance
Life Insurance
Short Term Disability Insurance
Flexible Spending Account
Commuter Benefits
Parental Leave
Charitable Matching Program
Mental Health Support Platform
Pet Insurance
Company Cafeteria with Breakfast, Lunch & Grab & Go Options
Stocked Kitchen with Snacks
On-Site Barista
Discounted Gym Membership
Discounted Divvy Membership
Diversity & Inclusion Initiatives
Team & Company Outings

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Daily sync
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Diversity Employee Resource Groups
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Relocation Assistance
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Time allotted for learning
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