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Executive Secretary


Akron, OH, US

Company:  Goodyear

Location: Akron, OH
Sponsorship Available: No 
Relocation Assistance Available: No 

Goodyear. More Driven.




Organize & provide secretarial and administrative support to ensure effective, efficient and confidential office operation(s) of an appointed Vice President, Assistant Officer or Director under minimum supervision.


Job Functions

  • Schedule daily, weekly and monthly meetings/appointments.
  • Revise schedule using own judgment with respect to the guidance provided by the leader regarding prioritizing meetings.
  • Coordinate event registration for yearly meetings.
  • Answer telephone calls and resolve inquiries using thorough knowledge of company policies and procedures.
  • Process correspondence, type/compose material using e-mail, Microsoft Office and any required specialized software.
  • Responding to inquires inside and outside of the company that require the ability to be tactful and to exercise good judgement.
  • Coordinate travel arrangements and process expense reports.
  • Open and distribute mail using own discretion regarding who can best handle the response or subject matter.
  • Maintain and process division/department records, such as approvals, department budgets, bills for payment and associate attendance.     
  • Develop, organize and maintain filing and follow-up systems that meet the development/division objectives.
  • Compile information as requested by management and design presentation format using advanced Microsoft Office Power Point skills.


Minimum Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 5 or more years of experience as an Executive Assistant to a CEO or Senior Leader in a multi-national organization
  • Knowledge of Executive and Corporate Responsibilities
  • Must have experience effectively managing an Executive's complex calendar and high-volume of e-mail
  • Demonstrated business acumen for solving complex problems and prioritizing workload


Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Experience managing a Department Budget



  • Advanced computer skills (using Microsoft Office Suite) to build, design and review presentations
  • Shorthand ability - Desired




Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 72,000 people and manufactures its products in 57 facilities in 23 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to

Goodyear is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual's race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.


If you need reasonable accommodation to complete the online application, or any other part of the employment process, please contact the Goodyear Candidate Care Line at 330.796.4500.


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Nearest Major Market: Akron
Nearest Secondary Market: Cleveland

Job Segment: QA, Quality Assurance, Technology, Quality

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