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Job Title: 

Administrative Lead

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Job Location: 

Cambridge, MA 02139

Job Date: 9/14/2022

Duration: Perm

First Shift: 08:00 am - 04:30 pm

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 Job Description

SourceAbled is seeking candidates for a full-time direct hire position as an Administrative Lead with one of the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies, Pfizer. Be the first to apply to this potential future opportunity!! Your responsibilities will be to support business leaders with outstanding administrative support activities and to coordinate services either internally or through an outsourced service.  


This position is being offered as part of a disability/neurodiversity program which is designed to provide a more inclusive and supportive hiring process and work environment for job seekers with Autism/neurodivergence, and/or disabilities, which includes, but is not limited to autism, ADD/ADHD, PTSD, OCD, Anxiety Disorder, Dyslexia, Bipolar, and Tourette's Syndrome.

Position Tasks:


  • Maintain complex calendars involving key internal and external stakeholders, travel considerations and planning, and any time-sensitive matters that arise.
  • Create agendas, schedule appointments and issue meeting minutes when appropriate or as requested for meetings and conference calls.
  • Suggest and implement process improvements for administrative tasks carried out across the department.
  • Facilitate resolution of difficult issues and problems that arise within scope of responsibilities.
  • Handle all duties with a high degree of integrity, professionalism, and confidentiality.
  • Organize documents and maintain an inventory of electronic and hard copy files allowing for easy access.
  • Provide secretarial and administrative support and serve as backup in the absence of other administrative colleagues.
  • Support projects and initiatives as needed, which may include creation of POs, ePays, Funding Requests, Engage Plus entries, Ariba tracking, and vendor credentialing systems.
  • Manage set-up and logistics for large or off-site meetings.
  • Identify, evaluate, and partner with cost-effective vendors in the execution of the activities Ensure accuracy of work and use judgment to determine work methods in different situations.
  • Proactively and independently organize and expedite workflow and initiate follow-up, particularly when leader is offsite.
  • Contribute ideas, fostering pace and enthusiasm, negotiating timely execution of work.
  • Take personal accountability for quality of own work that impacts the department, manages own time, professional development, prioritize workflow.
  • Create and maintain distribution lists, organizational charts and electronic files.
  • Timely and accurate preparation of expense reports.
  • Assist with new hires including arranging interviews, facilitating internal transfers, and on-boarding external hires.
  • Assist with communications




·        High School Diploma or GED

  • At least 6 years of experience providing support to senior level professionals.
  • Demonstrated planning and organizing skills.
  • Demonstrated administrative experience with an ability to carry out all office functions proficiently, and to complete quality work on a timely basis.
  • Excellent attention to detail and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent judgment as well as the ability to work with confidential documents and information.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively independently and within a team setting.
  • Willingness to work additional hours as needed.
  • Candidate should be technologically savvy in Outlook, Share Point, Ariba, Microsoft Office, Acrobat, printers, scanners, faxes, copiers, and conference room connections
  • Candidate should have experience providing administrative support for external collaborations and working with external vendors, knowledgeable about compliance policies as well as experience with payment and invoice resolution
  • Candidate must be extremely detail oriented, flexible, and possess the ability to work independently and adhere to timelines.
  • Must be a quick learner, take accountability for actions and appropriate follow up, and able to set and manage priorities by handling multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Ability to respond with professionalism in verbal as well as in written communications
  • Excellent proofreader.


  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Prior experience as an Administrative Assistant supporting executive leadership in a global organization.
  • Knowledge of the pharmaceutical industry and healthcare environment.
  • Experience working in high pressure environment; understands the concept of "a sense of urgency
  • Models’ appropriate discretion in the management of confidential or proprietary information


Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status.  Pfizer also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA.  Pfizer is an E-Verify employer.

Pfizer requires all U.S. new hires to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 prior to the first date of employment.  As required by applicable law, Pfizer will consider requests for Reasonable Accommodations.

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