Pfizer Administrative Specialist, Biotherapeutics Pharm Sci Analytical R&D in United States

The Administrative Specialist will provide administrative support for Analytical Research and Development (ARD) colleagues. The successful candidate is responsible for a variety of administrative support duties including assisting colleagues with room and calendar reservations, travel booking, meeting coordination, supply ordering, on-boarding and other assistance with facility and personnel administration. The candidate will excel in working in a team environment with other administrative and operational personnel as well as ARD people leaders to provide support for the ARD organization.


  • Meeting support: room reservations, audio/visual assistance, coordinating catering, manage recurring meetings for ARD including cross-site videocons, manage meeting agenda documentation, upload presentations/ minutes to sharepoint

  • Travel reservations and expense support

  • Manage group calendars

  • Handle confidential information with discretion

  • Support of hiring through onboarding of new colleagues: lead the set-up of interview schedules, serve as an escort, assist in on boarding, ensure new colleagues are equipped with computers, desk space, etc.

  • Interface with site services regarding maintenance of office areas and office equipment

  • Order supplies

  • Support ARD operations through maintenance of on board colleague and contractor data

  • Regularly communicate the status of requests, identify new ways to help ARD colleagues make their work easier to get done, engage and help other administrative team members with larger events or initiatives


  • High school degree with some administrative training

  • 3+ years performing administrative duties in a corporate environment

  • Proficiency with enterprise systems such as travel/ expense reporting, document repositories such as SharePoint, supply ordering systems, etc.

  • Proficiency with MS Outlook, MS Word


  • Associates Degree

  • 5+ years performing administrative duties in a corporate environment

  • Demonstrated strong communication skills

  • Ability to prioritize work, work in teams, and communicate the status of requests

  • Excellent computer skills

  • Strong attention to detail


Requires light lifting, frequent walking between buildings to assist with meetings or office space, extensive computer use


Minimal travel to other ARD sites may be beneficial but would not be required (

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Other Job Details:

  • Last Date to Apply for Job: September 28, 2018

  • Eligible for Relocation Package: no

  • Eligible for Employee Referral Bonus: yes

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