Splunk Administrative Assistant in San Jose, California
Join us as we pursue our disruptive new vision to make machine data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone. We are a company filled with people who are passionate about our product and seek to deliver the best experience for our customers. At Splunk, we're committed to our work, our customers, having fun, and most importantly to each other's success. Learn more about Splunk careers and how you can become a part of our journey!
With limited supervision, the Administrative Assistant provides administrative support to Vice Presidents and Senior Directors within the Security Markets organization and plays a key role in planning and coordinating a variety of meetings and events (staff meetings, all hands, off sites, etc.) for the team.
The ideal candidate will be a polished, self-motivated, detailed oriented individual who can demonstrate initiative, flexibility, teamwork and great judgment. While we expect a high level of organization, accuracy, professionalism and integrity, we also embrace light-heartedness, humor and fun in our employees. This position will report to the VP, Security Automation and Orchestration and will be located out of our San Jose office.
Provide varied administrative support to senior leaders and their teams, including but not limited to expense reports, managing special projects and group task lists, assisting in email responses, event planning, and calendar management.
Responsible for coordinating calendar, establishing agendas; arranging domestic and international travel.
Acts as a liaison to customers, senior leaders, and other organizations. Interpret requests and assist in implementing action as well as determining whether immediate notification of matters is required.
Prepare letters, memos, reports and other documents as needed.
Assist senior leaders with key internal and external activities and materials.
Prioritization, brainstorming, planning, and execution of special projects including events, off-sites, budgets.
Act as a back-up to other administrative assistants.
3-5+ years work experience in the capacity of an Assistant supporting and/or reporting to VP-level executives
Experience with high-growth organizations is a plus, as is working in a public software company.
Ability to support remote leaders and experience working across multiple time zones
Ability to proactively manage projects in a fast-moving environment
High integrity and ability to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information
A good sense of humor
Holds oneself to a high standard and expects that of others
Detail-oriented and customer service focused
Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills
Ability to deal with ambiguity and to be proactive with minimal direction
Flexibility working independently or partnering with a variety of teams
Ability to prioritize long task lists and meet deadlines with little direction
Ability to quickly learn and follow organizational policies, practices, and operations, and convey them to others
Ability to effectively represent the organization in its relationships with investors, customers, the media, and other constituents
Ability to work well across the organization with employees of all levels and in all departments
Knowledge of the business environment as typically obtained through the completion of an Associate's Degree in Business Administration, Management, or work experience in a related field.
We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.
For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records
Splunk was founded to pursue a disruptive new vision: make machine data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone. Machine data is one of the fastest growing and most complex areas of big data—generated by every component of IT infrastructures, applications, mobile phone location data, website clickstreams, social data, sensors, RFID and much more.
Splunk is focused specifically on the challenges and opportunity of taking massive amounts of machine data, and providing powerful insights from that data. IT insights. Security insights. Business insights. It’s what we call Operational Intelligence.
Since shipping its software in 2006, Splunk now has over 13,000 customers in more than 110 countries around the world. These organizations are using Splunk to harness the power of their machine data to deepen business and customer understanding, mitigate cybersecurity risk, prevent fraud, improve service performance and reduce costs. Innovation is in our DNA – from technology to the way we do business. Splunk is the platform for Operational Intelligence!
Splunk has more than 2,700 global employees, with headquarters in San Francisco, an office in San Jose, CA and regional headquarters in London and Hong Kong.
We’ve built a phenomenal foundation for success with a proven leadership team, highly passionate employees and unique patented software. We invite you to help us continue our drive to define a new industry and become part of an innovative, and disruptive software company.
Benefits & Perks: Wow! This is really cool!
Medical, full company paid Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, Flexible Spending and Dependent Care Accounts, Commuter Accounts, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), 401(k), 3 weeks of PTO, sick leave, stocked micro kitchens in Splunk offices, catered lunches on Mondays, catered breakfast on Fridays, basketball hoops, ping pong, arcade games, BBQ’s, soccer, “Fun Fridays”.
Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
Medical, full company paid Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, Flexible Spending and Dependent Care Accounts, Commuter Accounts, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), 401(k), 3 weeks of PTO and sick leave. Our work environments vary by location however we believe in hosting amenities and fun activities to fuel our energy. You may find fully stocked micro kitchens, catered lunches on Mondays and breakfast on Fridays, basketball hoops, ping pong, arcade games, BBQ’s, soccer and “Fun Fridays”.
This isn’t a job – it’s a life changer – are you ready?
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