Senior Administrative Assistant

Boston, MA

DraftKings Inc. (Nasdaq: DKNG) is a digital sports entertainment and gaming company. It’s simple, at DraftKings, we believe life’s more fun with skin in the game. For that reason, we’re committed to responsibly creating the world’s favorite games and betting experiences. Headquartered in Boston, MA, with offices around the globe, we believe we can continue to define what it means to be a technology company in sports entertainment. We love what we do, and think you will too.

The strategy behind the game.
We’re growing rapidly and are searching for an experienced Administrative Assistant who can support C-level executives. When you join us, you will lead complex scheduling and project management across a wide variety of executive needs. Ideally, you thrive working in a fast-paced, results-driven environment where you must balance multiple priorities at once. You also exercise impeccable judgment in a variety of situations and handle confidential matters with the utmost discretion. Sound good to you? Join us.

What you’ll do as a Senior Administrative Assistant:

  • Own executive’s and direct reports to executive’s calendar, meeting schedule, travel arrangements, and expenses.
  • Consult with your executive as needed to solicit information, provide critical updates, and coordinate information and priorities.
  • Respond to a wide variety of requests for information and executive action. Analyze needs and problems while determining approach and priority.
  • Occasionally provide back-up administrative support to direct reports of your executive.
  • Build rapport; communicate respectfully when given feedback.
  • This position is often privy to confidential information and as such, requires your diplomacy and discretion.

What skills you will use:

  • Ideally, you have 3-7 years of relevant experience working in a busy, high-growth, and fast-paced environment.
  • You have a BA or BS in a relevant field.
  • Strong computer skills; in particular Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • General Video Conference knowledge.
  • Administrative competence (typing, scheduling, e-mailing, coordinating calendars).
  • Experience working with all levels of management, and consulting with key business stakeholders. An ability to influence for greater outcomes.

Who are we a good fit for?
We love working with talented people but more than that, we seek out compassionate co-workers with a collaborative spirit. Our work moves quickly and we’re great at coming together to find creative solutions to some of tech’s most interesting problems. If that sounds good to you, join us.

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As a technology company at our core, DraftKings believes that the best innovation comes from diverse perspectives, thoughts, beliefs, ideas, and experiences. We consistently push boundaries and challenge the conventional to ensure our culture and products reflect the expectations of our employees, and the customers we serve.

We’re proud to believe that your gender, race, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, status as a protected veteran, or status as an individual with a disability should have nothing to do with our hiring practices. We’ll never discriminate against anyone’s background or creed. If you’re good at what you do, we want you to do it at DraftKings.

You may be required to become licensed through applicable regulatory agencies.

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