Terex Corporation Administrative Assistant in Westport, Connecticut

Overview:

About Terex

Terex is a global manufacturer of lifting and material processing products and services that deliver lifecycle solutions to maximize customer return on investment. Terex delivers lifecycle solutions to a broad range of industries, including construction, infrastructure, manufacturing, shipping, transportation, refining, energy, utility, quarrying and mining. Terex reports in three business segments: Aerial Work Platforms; Cranes; and Materials Processing. Terex offers financial products and services to assist in the acquisition of Terex equipment through Terex Financial Services. For more information about Terex, its products and services, visit and/or.

About the Position

Title: Administrative Assistant

Reports to: VP Controller and Chief Accounting Officer

Business Unit: Terex Corporate

Location: Westport, CT

Responsibilities:

  • Provide full range of executive level administrative support to VP Controller and Chief Accounting Officer and other members of Terex‚Äôs corporate finance team.

  • Prepare extensive travel arrangements (domestic & international) and itineraries, obtain visas, passports and other travel documents; make changes, as necessary.

  • Schedule, plan and coordinate logistical details for in-house and off-site meetings, including reserving physical space, preparing agendas, distributing materials, planning meals, addressing technology needs, managing invitations, etc.

  • Provide extensive calendar management, including assessment of conflicts and keep leaders informed of commitments.

  • Manage electronic reporting to SEC and assist in preparation of reports to be filed.

  • Timely prepare and process time and expense reports.

  • Maintain Closing Scorecard in Excel to track closing deadlines and criteria.

  • Prepare ad hoc reports in Excel as directed.

  • Maintain calendars.

  • Provide support at reception desk, as needed.

  • May provide basic system administration support for the Hyperion Financial Management system (HFM/SmartView), once trained.

Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications

  • High School diploma or equivalent, associate's degree preferred.

  • 5+ years of executive level administrative experience or equivalent, preferably in a finance setting.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Flexibility to work overtime as required.

  • Proven ability to balance workload under short deadlines and changing priorities in a fast paced environment.

  • Ability to interact effectively with all levels in the organization.

  • Ability to work independently, manage multiple priorities, multi-task and meet deadlines.

  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills.

  • Superior organizational skills and attention to detail.

  • Working knowledge of WebFilings/Edgar SEC Reporting.

  • Ability to handle confidential/sensitive information with discretion

  • Willingness to be trained on and learn new systems, including HFM/SmartView

  • Prior HFM/Hyperion experience is a plus.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite; including complex Excel spreadsheets and PowerPoint presentation design.

Contact Information

Apply on line on. If you are a current employee of Terex Corporation, please contact the Corporate Human Resources Department.

It is the policy of the organization to attract and retain the best qualified employees. We are committed to providing employment opportunities to the most qualified internal or external candidate based on work-related factors and without regard to non-work-related factors including race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, or veteran status as a special disabled veteran, Vietnam Era Veteran, or other qualifying veteran.

The organization offers competitive salaries, advancement opportunities, and a full range of benefits.

An Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V.

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Job ID 2017-34701

# Positions 1

Location US-CT-Westport

Posted Date 5/19/2017

Category Administration

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