Executive and Personal Assistant to the CEO

Permanent employee, Full-time · Pfäffikon

About Spiden
Spiden is looking for an experienced Executive and Personal Assistant to support our CEO and founder, Leo Grünstein. Spiden is a Swiss deep-tech startup dedicated to revolutionizing the field of personalized health monitoring. It employs a team of >70 staff, including >50 PhDs and university professors, operating out of its lab facilities in Pfäffikon SZ, Switzerland and its office in San Francisco, United States.
Your mission
  • Proactively and efficiently manage the CEO’s dynamic calendar, including scheduling meetings across multiple time zones while prioritizing conflicting demands and ensuring that all commitments are met 
  • Handle the CEO’s complex travel logistics, including booking transportation, accommodation, VISA, etc., whilst ensuring personal administrative matters are taken care of during his absence 
  • Act as the CEO’s point of contact across executives, employees, investors, and other external partners 
  • Support, as a second priority, scheduling and travel for the executive management of Spiden 
  • Provide general administrative support and other ad hoc tasks as required 
Your profile
  • +5-10 years of experience as an Executive Assistant, Personal Assistant, or similar role supporting C-level or other senior executives 
  • Strong experience in managing complex travel arrangements (domestic and international) 
  • Strong organizational, project management, and problem-solving skills with strong multi-tasking abilities under pressure 
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and the ability to build relationships with stakeholders, including staff, board members, and external partners 
  • Excellent MS Office knowledge and skills 
  • Expert-level written and verbal communication skills in both English and German 
  • High degree of discretion and confidentiality in handling sensitive information 
  • Flexibility and adaptability to changing priorities and deadlines. 
  • Located in Greater Zurich Area or willing to re-locate 
About us
Spiden is a Swiss medtech venture with the vision to use state-of-the-art detection techniques to continuously monitor and learn from a wide range of vital medical indicators, allowing to improve your individual health. 
We encourage you to apply even if you do not believe you meet every single qualification.
Not all strong candidates will meet every single requirement as listed. We know that underrepresented groups more often doubt the strength of their candidacy, but we urge you not to exclude yourself prematurely and to still submit an application if you're excited about this work and think your profile is overall a good fit!
We believe that products like the ones we’re building will have an impact on a very broad set of people, and we strive to include a range of diverse perspectives on our team. We would love to hear from you!

We are looking forward to hearing from you!
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