NBC Universal Administrative Assistant in Universal City, California

Job Number 33471BR

Job Title Administrative Assistant

Business Segment Film

Sub-Business Film Business & Legal

Posting Category Legal & Business Affairs

About Us NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law.

Career Level Experienced

Country United States

State/Province California

City Universal City


Essential Responsibilities:

  • Provide administrative support to the VP, Head of Marketing & Advertising, Business & Legal Affairs, as well as departmental coordination

  • Handle heavy telephone contact with all levels of internal and external executive management and employees

  • Arrange and maintain daily schedule / organize meetings (including arranging for visitors, preparing agendas, communicating/following up with attendees)

  • Managing calendars and contacts

  • Prepare various correspondences, draft memos presentations and other documents.

  • Prepare expense reports

  • Prepare files and utilize the online file sharing system for accessing, storing and archiving legal documents, correspondence and related materials

  • Ship packages, sort mail, copy & fax, create binders

  • Book business travel arrangements

  • Track and report on CLE courses and credits

  • Order and maintain subscriptions and office supplies

  • Arrange for office equipment repair and maintenance

  • Route contracts for review, approval and signature

  • Work with the Accounting department to get legal vendors set up in Accounts Payable and assist with processing of invoices

  • Various projects as assigned


Basic Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 2 years of past experience as an Administrative Assistant

  • Exceptional communication skills with experience on a high volume desk, answering phones, scheduling and organizing meetings in multiple time zones

  • Superior organizational and time management skills and a keen attention to detail are critical

  • Must be highly proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel), Outlook and ability work with other legal an non-legal software and systems, as required

  • Superior interpersonal skills and a pleasant, positive demeanor

  • You are accustomed to dealing with all levels of management

  • Ability to effectively multi-task, prioritize and problem solve in a fast paced environment are critical

  • High attention to detail, organized and able to meet tight deadlines

  • You are self-starter, able to work independently and seek out answers & resources on your own

  • Must have strong follow-through skillsEligibility Requirements:

  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered

  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

  • Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program