Administrative Assistant, Global Sales & Success Operations

Autodesk Inc. San Francisco , CA 94118

Posted 1 week ago

Administrative Assistant, Global Sales & Success Operations

Location: San Francisco, CA -United States

Job ID: 19WD31318

Position Overview

You will join Global Sales & Success Operations which is part of Autodesk's Worldwide Sales and Services organization, a 3000 person team that values professional development and rewards high performance. Operations is the crew that plans, builds and runs the sales engine that helps sales reps and partners drive business. We are all about improving sales productivity by defining sales process, building sales talent, recognizing and rewarding high performance, designing and building sales systems, and more that our team needs to get their jobs done. Our work environment is fast-paced and always evolving. We value professional development, strategic thinking and innovation. We are fearless in taking on new challenges that will deliver awesome results.


  • Contribute to a positive working environment and maintain positive relationships with staff and vendors

  • Manage complex, busy calendars; coordinate business travel and itineraries

  • Provide administrative and clerical support including tasks such as coordinating expense reports, filing, copying, ordering supplies, setting up new hires

  • Plan and coordinate small meetings and events, prepare agendas, take meeting notes, and monitor action items

  • Gather information to help prepare reports, presentations, meeting materials

Top 5 Signs That You're a Strong Candidate

  • You get stuff done. You like to take initiative. You know how to prioritize so that important and urgent stuff gets done first, and you manage your time wisely so you are also making progress on the important but (not yet) urgent projects. You're unfazed by the unexpected projects that require a fast turnaround.

  • You are really good at the details. You pride yourself in not only getting stuff done fast, but also doing it right. You have a knack for thinking about the details that delight the people you work with. You also anticipate problems and address them so everything runs smoothly.

  • You work well with others. You like the experience of working with different types of people and can adapt easily to their work styles. You are open, friendly and accepting of others. You know how to manage conflict with respect and consideration of different points of view. People love working with you.

  • You get connected quickly. You know how to build a network by building relationships. You are the person who seems to know everyone. This helps you to be resourceful and get stuff done.

  • You are discrete. You may know everyone, but that doesn't mean everyone knows what you know. You know how to handle confidential and sensitive information with discretion.

Minimum Qualifications

  • At least 3 years administrative or executive secretarial position in corporate setting

  • Thorough knowledge of administrative practices and procedures

  • Exceptional follow-through and organizational abilities

  • Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills

  • Proficiency with MS Office, including Outlook, Excel, Word and PowerPoint, along with SharePoint, Lync, web-conferencing and telepresence

Preferred Qualifications

  • Proven ability to manage small projects, work under pressure, and consistently make deadlines

  • Able to handle sensitive information with a high degree of confidentiality

  • Abundant flexibility, determination and ability to stand up to strong personalities

  • Able to work non-standard, flexible work hours as required

  • Technically savvy

  • Able to work in a fast paced ever changing environment

  • Make business/international travel arrangements, prepare itineraries, manage travel accounts, research and obtain travel visas

About Autodesk

With Autodesk software, you have the power to Make Anything. The future of making is here, bringing with it radical changes in the way things are designed, made, and used. It's disrupting every industry: architecture, engineering, and construction; manufacturing; and media and entertainment. With the right knowledge and tools, this disruption is your opportunity. Our software is used by everyone - from design professionals, engineers and architects to digital scientists, students and hobbyists. We constantly explore new ways to integrate all dimensions of diversity across our employees, customers, partners, and communities. Our ultimate goal is to expand opportunities for anyone to imagine, design, and make a better world.


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Administrative Assistant, Global Sales & Success Operations

Autodesk Inc.