Executive Branch Assistant

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Location: Woburn, MA
Job ID: 156093-1A
Date Posted: Sep 13, 2019
Category: Support

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Job Description

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Lahey Health is a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.

We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.

About the Job

The Executive Branch Assistant works in a supportive role to the Executive Directors of Clincial and Hospice and other Director level positions as assigned. This role assists in various high level administrative and clerical functions and in the preparation of reports, graphs, power point presentations and processing of routine and/or complex and/or confidential transactions, calendar management, answers phones, orders branch supplies and serves as back up to other administrative branch needs. The Executive Branch Assistant also assists in typing a variety of documents, creating communications pieces for internal/external customers, preparing reports, office logistics
and in ensuring an orderly office environment as well as participating in special projects.

Full time 40 hour day position


  • Provides superior customer service to internal and external clients, customers and patients.
  • Manage the Executive Director’s calendar, schedule appointments, and coordinate meetings, conference calls and appointments.
  • Provides administrative support for the Executive Directors, including preparation of sensitive or confidential reports, presentations and graphs, records and distributes meeting minutes and staff communications
  • Ability to run reports and obtain data from EMR (EPIC)
  • Communicates with clinicians and staff on behalf of the Executive Director or other management personnel as assigned.
  • Maintains all administrative files as they pertain to the Executive Directors.
  • Maintains proper level of medical supply inventory.
  • Coordinates projects and special events.
  • Performs general office duties, such as faxing, copying, answering telephone calls or the branch and directs to the  correct departments, etc



  • Associate’s degree preferred or High School diploma with additional training and experience equivalent to AS degree.

Experience, Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:

  • 4 years of experience in an administrative assistant role.
  • Proficiency with MS Office, including Word, Excel, and Power Point.
  • Proven organizational skills and previous experience working in a detail-oriented position.
  • Demonstrated customer service and strong interpersonal and communication skills including the ability to interface well with other departments in a timely and professional manner.
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team on multiple and varied tasks/assignments.
  • Attention to detail; accuracy and ability to multi-task and prioritize tasks.
  • Ability to cross-train into other office functions.
  • Proven experience in office administration and health care industry is desired.
  • Sensitivity to confidentiality expectations for privileged information.

Benefits offered for any position with over 20 scheduled standard hours:

  • Voluntary Insurance choices for Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, Life, Auto and Home, and Pet Insurance available
  • Lahey Outpatient Pharmacy Benefits
  • 403B
  • Paid Time Off or (PTO)
  • Tuition Assistance for 20 hours or more per week after 1 year of continuous benefits employment  



About Us

The Lahey Model of Care—right care, right time, right place—is exactly what patients, providers and payers need and deserve. Identifying and delivering on this convergence of interests has positioned Lahey Health for further growth. Our model ensures care is highly coordinated and locally delivered, with lower costs and exceptional quality.

Lahey Health is a robust, regional system including a teaching hospital, community hospitals, primary care providers, specialists, behavioral and home health services, skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities, and senior care resources throughout northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. The system has a global presence with programs in Canada, Jordan and Bermuda.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.