Sr Administrative Assistant in Marysville, OH at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 3/26/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Here at Scotts Miracle-Gro there is no such thing as a typical day.  Our culture is constantly energized by new and exciting growth opportunities and at a rapid pace.  Every Associate plays an important role in providing innovative solutions for today’s gardeners and growers and contributing new ideas to improve operations. In our company you need grit, it is what we were founded on over 150 years ago and is what keeps us growing. Regardless of your level in the organization there is a platform for your voice to be heard and the ability to influence change. Family, community and hard working values are weaved into all that we do. Come grow with us, where we develop and nurture the next generation of leaders. ​

We are looking for a Senior Administrative Assistant at our Marysville, OH corporate office world headquarters to support the IT Leadership Team, including the Chief Information Officer, as well as the Senior Leader of Supply Chain.


Reporting directly to the CIO, the Senior Administrative Assistant will interact with Executive Leadership, Senior Leadership, and their teams by providing executive support. The Senior Administrative Assistant must be creative, results-driven, and enjoy working within a fast-paced environment. The ideal individual will have the ability to exercise good judgment in a variety of situations, and communicate and interact with all levels of Leadership. This will  include strong written and verbal communication, administrative, organizational skills, and the ability to maintain a realistic balance among multiple priorities and stakeholders. The Senior Administrative Assistant will have the ability to work independently on projects, from conception to completion, and must be able to work under pressure at times to handle a wide variety of activities and confidential matters with discretion.

What you’ll do in this role:

  • Perform general day to day administrative office duties, including but not limited to: scheduling of meetings, managing and maintaining Sr. Management and IT Leadership Team calendars, phone coverage, screening phone calls, preparing documents, filing, travel and expense reports with minimal supervision.

  • Collaborate cross-functionally with the company administrative team, other departments, vendors, and outside parties. 

  • Coordinate/book travel arrangements for the leadership team and incoming visitors, as needed, creating detailed travel agendas.

  • Complete expense reports.

  • Creates reports and presentations.

  • Create requisitions for Purchase Orders, and assist in processing of department invoices.

  • Coordinate and arrange catering and offsite meetings/events.

  • Provide administrative support for strategic planning efforts of both groups.

  • Assist with managing and tracking projects, as needed.

  • Order electronic equipment & business cards, as needed.

  • Handle confidential and sensitive information with discretion.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

What you’ll need to be successful:

  • Minimum 5 years experience in an administrative position supporting senior level management. 

  • Fluent working knowledge of Google (gmail, calendar, drive); Concur.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Powerpoint).

  • Ability to handle confidential information and be extremely detail oriented.

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and successfully multitask.

  • Strong customer service orientation and problem solving skills.

  • Ability to work independently, set and manage changing priorities and solve problems utilizing sound judgement.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills are required.

  • Available to work extended hours or overtime as needed based on business needs.

What we do for you (just to list a few cool ones):

  • Offer extremely competitive benefits including: Health, Dental and Vision coverage.
  • Onsite wellness center which includes: 2,400 sq. ft. fitness center, Walgreens pharmacy and Doctor’s office.
  • Beautiful campus and corporate offices designed like a log cabin offering free coffee, chef run cafe and the best crushed ice!
  • Unbelievable 401K match (up to 7.5%) and discounted stock purchasing program (15% discount).
  • Our commitment to diversity and inclusion includes four employee resource groups: Scotts Women’s Network, Scotts Black Employee Network, Scotts Veterans Network and Scotts Young Professionals.
  • Generous holiday and vacation days.

Not interested in this role? Stay up to date on future opportunities by joining our ScottsMiracle-Gro and Hawthorne Gardening talent networks.

Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

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Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Scotts Miracle-Gro company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Scotts Miracle-Gro company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.

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