Job Description

Executive Assistant, Access

Cancer care is all we do

Hope in healing

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA®) takes a unique and integrative approach to cancer care. Our patient-centered care model is founded on a commitment to personalized medicine, tailoring a combination of treatments to the needs of each individual patient. At the same time, we support patients’ quality of life by offering therapies designed to help them manage the side effects of treatment, addressing their physical, spiritual and emotional needs, so they are better able to stay on their treatment regimens and get back to life. At the core of our whole-person approach is what we call the Mother Standard® of care, so named because it requires that we treat our patients, and one another, like we would want our loved ones to be treated. This innovative approach has earned our hospitals a Best Place to Work distinction and numerous accreditations. Each of us has a stake in the successful outcomes of every patient we treat.

Job Description:

Responsible for providing executive administrative support to Chief Access Officer. The Executive Assistant serves as the primary point of contact for external and internal constituencies, works independently on Access related projects, develops presentations,  handles confidential matters with discretion, manages an extremely active calendar, expense reports, preparing correspondence, arranging complex travel plans, drafting meeting agendas, documenting meeting minutes and outcomes, and monitoring/reporting on departmental budgets. 

Job Responsibilities

  • Provides administrative support to the Chief Access Officer. Assists the Chief Access Officer in coordinating the activities of the department.  Attends meetings as required, including departmental, project and budget meetings. Responsible for monthly budget review, document filing and maintenance. Maintains legal and contract files, and documentation required for health plan contract negotiation.  Assists the president in providing orientation to new employees, arranging office setup with tools and supplies needed.  Approves payroll time for the Chief Access Officer’s direct reports.
  • Maintains calendar for president, including, scheduling in-person, telephonic and video meetings. Manages conference participation and health plan and employer meetings.  Manages and organizes a complex travel schedule. Prepares documentation and correspondence. Handles internal and external stakeholder communication across a range of departmental priorities.  Prepares documentation and correspondence including drafting, preparing, formatting and proofreading letters, meeting minutes, memos, reports, spreadsheets, charts and professional presentations.  Supports key internal and external meetings through minutes and after meeting documentation.
  • Monitors and reports on departmental budget, manages purchases and invoices for the department.  Supports the SOW process for outside consultants. Manages NDA process.  Enter all invoices and create PO’s to ensure timely payment to vendors.
  • Assists the Chief Access Officer in reporting and communicating to key external constituencies, including Boards, Board committees, enterprise and health plan leaders, providing support and follow up.  Assists Access team with projects on request.
  • Manages Chief Access Officer’s critical documents. Prepares responses to correspondence containing routine inquiries and prepare follow up emails to attendees after meetings. Review calendar and inbox to identify upcoming issues and maintain tickler to alert Chief Access Officer to deadlines and key responses. Maintain a variety of department lists and key contacts. Maintain department and organizational charts.  Maintain active project and to-do lists.

Skills, Education and Additional Information

  • Requires High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • At least 5 years Executive Assistant experience
  • Critical thinking and common sense are required attributes to be successful in this position.
  • Must have thorough knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Publisher, and Visio as well as an aptitude for quick learning. Knowledge of chart, graph and spreadsheet making is desirable
  • Decides when and how many meetings need to be scheduled as well as sending emails to update or request information from managers and staff
  • Plays a role in deciding how information will be presented.
  • Works on specialized professional level assignments/projects with general directions and guidance
  • Initiates duties and activities without the need for supervision.
  • Maintains good working relationships with managers, physicians, and staff
  • Conveys a helpful and caring attitude.
  • Presents a professional image and approaches situations carefully with tact.
  • Discerns when situation necessitates advice and information from supervisor 
  • Manages time, projects, and workflow to meet expectations of supervisor

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We win together

Each CTCA employee is a Stakeholder, driven to make a true difference and help win the fight against cancer. Each day is a challenge, but this unique experience comes with rewards that you may never have thought possible. To ensure each team member brings his or her best self, we offer exceptional support and immersive training to encourage your personal and professional growth. If you’re ready to be part of something bigger and work with a passionate, dynamic group of care professionals, we invite you to join us. 

Visit:  Jobs.cancercenter.com to begin your journey.

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