BNY Mellon Sr Admin Assistant in Providence, Rhode Island

For over 230 years, the people of BNY Mellon have been at the forefront of finance, expanding the financial markets while supporting investors throughout the investment lifecycle. BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments & safeguards nearly one-fifth of the world's financial assets. BNY Mellon remains one of the safest, most trusted and admired companies. Every day our employees make their mark by helping clients better manage and service their financial assets around the world. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, clients count on the people of BNY Mellon across time zones and in 35 countries and more than 100 markets. It's the collective ambition, innovative thinking and exceptionally focused client service paired with a commitment to doing what is right that continues to set us apart. Make your mark:

As one of the nation's leading wealth managers, BNY Mellon Wealth Management is dedicated to helping individuals, families, planned giving programs, endowments, foundations and other institutions with all of their wealth and investment planning needs. By providing integrated products, services and solutions, we help them capitalize on opportunity while managing risk. Backed by more than two centuries of experience, we understand our clients' needs and deliver customized strategies to help them reach their goals.


Under limited direction, performs secretarial and administrative assignments of a confidential nature for managers. This may include, but will not be limited to, diary management; scheduling meetings; booking meeting rooms; coordinating travel arrangements including booking travel tickets and settlement of related expenses; preparing and distributing minutes of meetings; maintenance and ordering of office supplies. S/he should be able to compose correspondence, memoranda and may be required to produce reports and presentation materials, organize events, seminars or coordinate resources for small projects. The role may also require the regular use of business or technical vocabulary coupled with sound knowledge of organizational operations, procedures and staff. S/He will screen telephone calls and may be expected to apply independent judgment when resolving routine enquiries. Regularly coordinates meetings and makes travel arrangements.


Typically requires a high school education and demonstrable experience in similar secretarial/admin assistant roles. More than 5 years experience required. Must have excellent interpersonal skills in order to handle sensitive and confidential issues. Position requires poise, tact and diplomacy. Must be able to interact and communicate with all levels of the organization, mindful of the culture and diversity of the audience. Must be familiar with and be able to use personal computers, data storing, Excel and other Microsoft Office Suite products. The candidate should have good math skills and excellent oral/written communication skills. Work requires continual attention to detail in composing, typing, and proofing materials, establishing priorities and meeting deadlines. Within guidelines, makes independent decisions regarding planning, organizing, and scheduling work.

  • BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Minorities/Females/Individuals With Disabilities/Protected Veterans.*

  • Primary Location:* United States-Rhode Island-Providence

  • Internal Jobcode:* 05914

  • Job:* Wealth Management

  • Organization:* BNYM Wealth Management-HR06268

  • Requisition Number:* 1609831

Category: Wealth Management