Office Manager

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
18 Mar 2019
03 Apr 2019
Job role
The purpose of the job is to provide high-level administrative support to the regional officer and regional staff, providing excellent customer service to both internal and external clients. Support local building management to ensure that all office operations are coordinated and run smoothly.

  • Office Management
    Manage operations of regional office, acting as liaison to building management on all issues concerning office facility (i.e. maintenance, emergency management, security, etc.). Responsible for vendor selection for general office services such as office plant care, catering and refreshments and supervising contractors while on-site.
  • Liaison to Main Office
    Act as liaison to Moody's office and ensure that office needs are communicated. This includes coordination of on-boarding of new hires, processing requisitions, office event planning and participation in group-wide initiatives as assigned (i.e., conference coordination, offsite planning, etc.).
  • Administrative Support
    Provide general administrative assistance to office staff to include copying, faxing, filing, spreadsheet work and presentation preparation as necessary. Acquire and maintain a good understanding of Moody's business in order to provide optimal customer service. Uses initiative to relieve executives of detail work.
  • Travel & Entertainment
  • Arrange travel for regional office staff including air, rail, car service and hotel and conference registrations taking care to be mindful of deadlines and working to ensure that the most economical options are taken advantage of. Timely and accurate preparation and submission of T&E reports for each analyst supported, ensuring that company policies are followed and that proper and organized documentation is provided to support the report.
  • Accounts Payable
Timely and accurate preparation and submission of Accounts Payable vouchers, ensuring that proper accounts are used, and amounts are correct and that proper and organized documentation is provided to support the voucher.
  • Office Meeting Coordination
    Process requests for meetings to be held in the Dubai office including setting up appointments, reserving conference rooms, arranging for teleconference numbers, refreshments, hand-outs, etc.
  • Administrative Back-Up
    Act as administrative back-up to ensure that coverage is provided during lunch breaks and meetings or in times of absence.
  • Attendance Tracking
    May be called upon to maintain attendance records for all associates in regional office. In such cases, coordinator should acquire a good understanding of Moody's attendance policies and ensure that all records are kept current and up-to-date.
  • Supply Inventory
    May be called upon to order and maintain inventory of office, stationery, Fed Ex and pantry supplies.

  • Related experience working in a corporate environment, preferably tier 1 financial institutions or consulting.
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of, and skill in, the Microsoft Office Suite including Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
    • OUTLOOK: In CALENDAR, ability to create and modify appointments and recurring appointments using the planner; familiarity with features such as labels and private appointments; in E-MAIL, the ability to compose, send and forward email as well as perform e-mail blasts and familiarity with features such as in-box management (folders), sort and search.
    • WORD: ability to create and modify communications using features such as header/footers, pagination, tables, mail merges, hyperlinks, etc.
    • EXCEL: ability to understand, create and use advanced functions and formulas to create workbooks, pivot tables, charts and graphs.
  • POWERPOINT: ability to create and modify presentations using advanced functions such as animation and transition, inserting charts, graphs and objects and merging presentations.
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills and phone manner
  • Advanced verbal and written communication skills - ability to convey thoughts clearly and succinctly; ability to compose draft communications for department wide distribution requiring minimal editing by manager.
  • Ability to multi-task and adapt to shifting priorities
  • Exceptional orientation toward teamwork
  • Requires minimal supervision

Preferred .

Moody's is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.

Candidates for Moody's Corporation may be asked to disclose securities holdings pursuant to Moody's Policy for Securities Trading and the requirements of the position. Employment is contingent upon compliance with the Policy, including remediation of positions in those holdings as necessary.