Wyndham Worldwide Administrative Assistant in Parsippany, New Jersey

Administrative Assistant


With the widest range of places to stay, Wyndham Worldwide welcomes people to experience travel the way they want. As an integrated hospitality company, Wyndham provides travelers with access to a collection of trusted brands in hotels, vacation ownership, and unique accommodations. With a collective inventory of more than 120,000 places to stay across 100 countries on six continents, Wyndham Worldwide and its 38,000 associates provide more travel choices than anyone else.

Our family of businesses includes Wyndham Destination Network, Wyndham Hotel Group and Wyndham Vacation Ownership. With this unmatched portfolio, we offer something no other hospitality company can – the opportunity to have a great travel experience regardless of the location or type of accommodation. Our suite of hospitality brands are category leaders today and are making bold moves to meet the needs of the future traveler.

Wyndham Worldwide’s culture of service and core values embrace a global workforce where individuals from all types of backgrounds, with different perspectives, are valued, supported, and encouraged to bring their whole self to work.

The Administrative Assistant is responsible for providing administrative support for the Compliance Group, including managing schedules and travel arrangements and providing administrative support for meetings, presentations and projects. This position reports to the Senior Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer.

Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

  • Coordination of meetings and calendars.

  • Coordination of international and domestic travel arrangements within company guidelines.

  • Maintenance of department files, lists, archives, etc.

  • Coordination of phone calls — both incoming and outgoing.

  • Interaction with senior and executive management.

  • Assist in the creation and review of excel spreadsheets, Word documents and presentation materials, including PowerPoint presentations.

  • Responsible for assisting Corporate Legal department in meeting its goals.

  • Responsible for ensuring timely response to departmental inquiries.

  • Responsible for processing travel & expense reports.

  • Responsible for preparing and submitting certain monthly and quarterly reports, including departmental budget reports.

  • General administrative functions (ordering supplies, processing monthly accruals, coordinating events, etc.).

  • Other projects as needed.


  • Minimum of 5 years’ administrative experience in a corporate and/or legal setting

  • Professional and articulate phone manner

  • Ability to problem solve, use discretion and maintain confidentiality

  • Collaborative, team player

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills

  • Self-starter with a professional, friendly demeanor

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment

  • Strong PC skills (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint and other business systems)

Job: Administrative

Primary Location: United States of America-New Jersey-Parsippany

Employee Status: Regular

Schedule: Full-time

Organization: Wyndham Worldwide - Corporate Services

Job Posting: Apr 20, 2017, 1:36:03 PM

Requisition ID: 1705476