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We have modest goals: Improve the lives of others. Change the landscape of health care forever. Leave the world a better place than we found it. Such aspirations tend to attract a certain type of person. Crazy talented. Compassionate. Driven. To these individuals, we offer the global reach, resources and can-do culture of a Fortune 5 company. We provide an environment where you’re empowered to be your best. We encourage you to take risks and in return, offer a world of rewards and benefits for performance. Exceeding your limits is an exceptional start to your life's best work.SM


Just like you, we are driven by a set of fundamental principles that are guiding our way forward. Our values of integrity, compassion, relationships, innovation, and performance serve as a foundation to transform health care. Are you in? Learn more about your future at UnitedHealth Group at careers.unitedhealthgroup.com


Job Category:

Admin Support Services



Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Senior Administrative Assistant - Las Vegas, NV

UHG - Las Vegas, Nevada

Posted: 12/7/2018

Under general supervision, the Senior Administrative Assistant performs advanced and confidential administrative duties requiring broad experience, skills and knowledge of organization policies and practices. Duties, tasks and responsibilities reflect substantial variety and complexity.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Prepares correspondence, reports, presentations, spreadsheets, graphs
  • Screens telephone calls and visitors, and resolves routine to complex inquiries
  • Schedules and maintains calendar of appointments, meetings and travel itineraries, and coordinated related arrangements
  • Prepare and distributes minutes of meetings
  • May assist in budget preparation and control activities
  • May assist in the preparation and control of records, statistics and reports regarding operations and other business related items
  • May administer routine programs, projects, and / or processes specific to the business
  • Serves as administrative liaison with others within and outside the company regarding administrative issues related to purchasing, facilities and operations

Required Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • 5+ years senior administrative experience
  • Advanced computer skills in Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook

Preferred Qualifications:

  • College course
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent organization, typing, proofreading, and teamwork skills
  • Ability to format graphs, charts, and formulas, on-line meeting requests

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Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.



Job Keywords: Senior Administrative Assistant, Las Vegas, Nevada, NV

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