Spotify

Executive Assistant, Head of US Studios

Spotify

September 14, 2021

    Content The House Studio
Spotify is seeking an Executive Assistant to support our VP, Head of US Studios. This role is a balancing act: managing the day-to-day tasks of any phenomenal EA — leading all aspects of schedules, preparing for meetings, and coordinating events — in addition to higher-order work like handling sensitive information and relationships, taking on special projects, and solving problems of all magnitude. This is a highly visible position supporting our Head of Studios with exposure to all aspects of the podcasting business at Spotify.
Location
Los Angeles
Job type
Permanent
What You'll Do
  • Assist VP with scheduling and general calendar management. This includes coordinating with all four Spotify podcast studios, working cross-functionally with other business areas within Spotify, managing appointments with external partners and third parties, and organizing calendars to appropriately reflect priorities.
  • Coordinate meetings and lines of communication between various studios and teams within the Spotify Studios organization.
  • Perform comprehensive meeting management (such as: preparing materials, keeping notes in certain meetings, identifying the next steps, and communicating them out.)
  • Work to coordinate Studios team events, trainings, and celebrations (such as off-sites, workshops, celebrations, happy hours, etc.)
  • Facilitate team communication by organizing events such as All Hands meetings and presentations, “Ask Me Anything” sessions, and written team communications.
  • Schedule and handle business travel arrangements, including flight/hotel/car service bookings and compiling detailed itineraries. Where appropriate, help prepare for speaking engagements and conferences.
  • Manage all expense reporting for VP, and approve travel and business expenses for others on the team according to internal policies.
  • Manage other special projects and workflows as needed.
  • Serve as a representation of Spotify for the outside world. This means drafting correspondence, welcoming guests to our office, and generally representing Spotify thoughtfully.

What You Bring
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • Several years of experience supporting C-level executives (bonus if that’s been in a creative or content-focused environment)
  • Ability to keep track of many tasks at once without letting anything fall through the cracks
  • Flexibility and adept at working and coordinating with others
  • Capacity for discretion and sensitivity when handling confidential materials
  • Outstanding communication, writing, time management, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to give, receive, and implement feedback
  • Pride in your work and ownership over projects that you lead
  • High proficiency in the Google Suite (especially Google Calendar, Slides, and Docs) as well as the ability to stay informed about new tools and technologiesExperience in Concur T&E a plus
  • An enthusiasm for podcasts is a MAJOR plus!

Our global benefits
Extensive learning opportunities, through our dedicated team, GreenHouse. Flexible share incentives letting you choose how you share in our success. Global parental leave, six months off - fully paid - for all new parents. All The Feels, our employee assistance program and self-care hub. Flexible public holidays, swap days off according to your values and beliefs. Spotify On Tour, join your colleagues on trips to industry festivals and events.
Learn about life at Spotify
Spotify is an equal opportunity employer. You are welcome at Spotify for who you are, no matter where you come from, what you look like, or what’s playing in your headphones. Our platform is for everyone, and so is our workplace. The more voices we have represented and amplified in our business, the more we will all thrive, contribute, and be forward-thinking! So bring us your personal experience, your perspectives, and your background. It’s in our differences that we will find the power to keep revolutionizing the way the world listens.
Spotify transformed music listening forever when we launched in 2008. Our mission is to unlock the potential of human creativity by giving a million creative artists the opportunity to live off their art and billions of fans the chance to enjoy and be passionate about these creators. Everything we do is driven by our love for music and podcasting. Today, we are the world’s most popular audio streaming subscription service with a community of more than 345 million users.
This position is not eligible to be performed in Colorado.