Competitive Power Ventures, Inc. (“CPV”), with headquarters in Silver Spring, MD and offices in Braintree, MA and San Francisco, CA, is a leading clean energy company built around the belief that progressive companies can be powerful leaders in creating a better world and a cleaner environment. CPV is privately held, and has approximately 85 employees.

We are looking for a Senior Administrative Assistant / Office Manager to provide proactive and full administrative support to our senior management team and other team members in our Braintree, MA office. This position will interact with external clients, so this person must be professional and confident in their abilities.

CPV holds all employees to the highest ethical standards and is committed to conducting business with integrity, transparency and honesty to ensure our success. CPV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


The essential responsibilities of this role include, but are not limited to:

  • Be the lead contact for the senior management team and provide proactive administrative support as required
  • Arrange travel and accommodation arrangements for senior management team, and assigned team members
  • Enter semi-monthly expense receipts in online portal for assigned team members
  • Be the lead contact for the building Property Management office, and provide support to ensure office runs smoothly:
    • Enter and follow-up on work orders
    • Coordinate repairs
    • Review invoices
  • Provide back-up phone support and coordinate phone duties with Receptionist during lunch or Receptionists’ absence
  • Schedule conference rooms and order breakfast and/or lunch for in-office meetings. Coordinate outside reservations for off-site lunch/dinner meetings
  • Work independently or closely with Public Relations Team and/or Executive Assistant to coordinate company-wide events (e.g. Holiday party; annual summer outing; golf events; power plant groundbreaking and dedication ceremonies, etc.)
  • Provide administrative support: Edit, print, track and/or manage various projects
  • Manage office printer stations including restocking supplies and toner recycling
  • Occasional travel as needed, 10%
  • Assist with other projects as needed


What we expect:

  • Associate or Bachelor Degree preferred
  • 5-7 years of prior office / administrative experience required
  • Strong computer skills and proficiency in Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook
  • Ability to multi-task; and have strong organizational skills
  • Keen eye for details with the ability to meet deadlines
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with an emphasis on superior customer service
  • A friendly and professional demeanor, who is dependable, adaptable, flexible, and a team player that aligns with our core values
  • Ability to work well with all levels of employees within the organization
  • Ability to take direction and execute tasks
  • Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Ability to check email after hours and/or work extended hours as required
  • Ability to work with sensitive and/or confidential matters
  • Must pass a background check


Job Overview

  • Date Posted: April 25, 2019
  • Location: Braintree, MA
  • Job Title: Senior Administrative Assistant - Braintree
  • Job Type: Full-Time

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