Senior Administrative Assistant

Job Details

Boston, MA
Posted Date:
July 12, 2021

Job Summary

Roivant Sciences' mission is to systematically reduce the time, cost, and risk of delivering new medicines to market by accelerating the development of promising drug candidates to improve the lives of patients and their families. The company is privately held, has in-licensed 25+ assets, and is very well-capitalized. 

Job Summary: The Assistant will provide administrative, communications and project management support in all facets of the daily business routine for members of the Discovery Leadership Team. We are looking for a team player with a positive attitude and the drive to use all resources at your disposal with minimal supervision. The candidate must thrive in a fast-paced environment and work well under the pressure of multiple requests within tight timelines. We need a self-starter who can come in and hit the ground running.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Extensive and fluid calendar management for multiple team members
  • Proactively schedule meetings, external calls, internal events and handle all logistics
  • Work with firm team of assistants in providing the best possible outcome for all internal requests
  • Create and manage POs and e-signatures through DocuSign
  • Book domestic and international travel
  • Prepare and submit expense reports using Concur in a timely fashion
  • Register team for conferences, book hotels, etc.
  • Send FedEx, mail, fax, copying, answer phone calls
  • Assist team with general administrative tasks and activities
  • Ad hoc projects as assigned


  • Bachelor's degree preferred
  • Minimum of 5-7 years supporting senior-level executives or a team of professionals preferably in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry, Finance/Investment industry or at a start-up
  • Demonstrate alignment with company values and culture
  • Proactive, positive, energetic and enthusiastic personality
  • Team player
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Detail oriented with excellent time management and organizational skills
  • High levels of integrity and discretion in handling confidential information
  • Ability to learn quickly and adapt to change
  • Must be an independent worker with the ability to follow direction and the flexibility to change direction when needed
  • Able to take ownership of processes and prioritize tasks
  • Ability to manage multiple assignments and responsibilities
  • Tech-savvy and resourceful
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite