OXO is hiring an Office Assistant for our New York City office.
At OXO, we're on a quest to make the everyday better. For over 25 years, we've made household tools that delight our customers and exceed their expectations. When we have an idea, we're going to make it happen, even if it hasn't been done beforeespecially if it hasn't been done before. If you've ever thought, "there's got to be a better way to do this", you belong here, too.
We balance hard work with a thriving office culture; community isn't just a buzzword at OXO, it's a way of life. With a guest speaker series covering topics like service robots and crafting hard-to-write letters, group limoncello making, book and bike clubs, volunteering opportunities, luau-themed happy hours, summer outings to theme parks, and an annual ski tripwe like coming to work every day and think you should, too.
What you'll be doing
As an Office Assistant, you will be assisting the Facilities Manager with ensuring the office runs smoothly focusing on organization and support of the brand. The Office Assistant coordinates the ordering of product and organization of the stockroom and planogram rooms. The Office Assistant will also help coordinate the catering of meetings and day-to-day operations and assist other departments with special projects as needed.
Maintain presence at the reception desk greeting and assisting all visitors and employees
Receive all calls and communication to the office
Routinely follow up to ensure the kitchen, test kitchen, mailroom, storage spaces, and conference rooms are orderly and stocked throughout each day
Coordinate packages through the mailroom including incoming and outgoing
Order office supplies and products as needed to maintain appropriate supply in-house (including food, as needed)
Assist with event setup and breakdown as needed (including meetings/townhalls/sample sales)
Communicate to team any necessary information related to office operations
Assist team with gathering and shipping of samples
Communicate daily office email to the staff which will include current events, birthdays, office closures, and any pertinent information for the team
Receive Ad Hoc projects as needed while maintaining presence at the front desk
Ensure dishes are clean and stocked and tables are clear and clutter free
Maintain restrooms and ensure they are stocked throughout the day
Requirements for Consideration
High school diploma or General Equivalency Diploma
Proficient with MS Office
Strong communication skills in both verbal and written, listening skills required
Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States on a Full-Time basis
For more information about us, visit www.oxo.com.
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Helen of Troy is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer
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The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required of personnel so classified. Management retains the right to add or to change duties of the position at any time.
Helen Of Troy Limited