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Executive Assistant

Lincoln Financial Group Fort Wayne, IN

Job Description






Alternate Locations: Fort Wayne, IN (Indiana)



Relocation assistance is not available for this opportunity.


Requisition #57853


About the Company


Lincoln Financial Group, a Fortune 250 company with over 10,000 employees, provides advice and solutions that help empower Americans to take charge of their financial lives with confidence. Our core business areas — Life Insurance, Annuities, Retirement Plan Services and Group Protection — focus on supporting, preserving and enhancing over 17 million customer’s lifestyles and retirement outcomes.


Headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE: LNC) and its affiliates. The company had $253 billion in assets under management as of December 31, 2017.


Ranked one of the Best Large Employers in America by Forbes magazine, Lincoln Financial Group makes a serious investment in our employees’ futures through a broad range of wealth accumulation and protection plans, health and wellness programs, and career development resources designed to help each individual reach their personal and professional goals.


The Role


The Executive Assistant will be a key enabler to improving the effectiveness of the Administrative Services team by proactively coordinating/prioritizing activity, ensuring topics of importance are communicated in an organized and efficient manner, leading project deliverable coordination, and proactively identifying other areas in which he/she can provide further assistance.
This position will interact with all levels of the organization, including the executive leadership team.  Additionally, he/she will interact frequently with key stakeholders inside and outside of the organization.



  • Executive Organization & Management - Manage executive availability and commitments to ensure clear priorities and optimum use of executive time
  • Meeting Management - Effectively ensure all meetings requiring the executive’s attendance have a meeting agenda, prepared materials and target outcomes requiring the executive’s participation
  • Meeting Preparation- Prepare executive for meetings by creating, gathering, and/or organizing material and preparing reference material in an effective structure.
  • Meeting and Event Planning – plan and coordinate meetings/events as needed for the executive and/or team
  • Concierge Level Service – Provide a positive experience for all those coming into contact with executive office and proactively provide exceptional high touch services as appropriate.
  • Presentation coordination – Partner with team members to coordinate presentation materials
  • General Administration Support – Provide administrative support including answering calls, scheduling meetings, taking meeting notes, processing/approving expenses, filing, travel coordination, etc.
  • Reporting – proactively gather and organize reporting requirements
  • Team Focus –Collaborate with the support staff team, providing back-up support to the receptionist and other administrative assistants as needed
  • Budget – coordinate with the finance department on the department’s budget
  • Onboarding – support and coordinate new hire on-boarding
  • Proactive Partnership – anticipate priorities, issues and proactively resolves or escalates where appropriate





  • High School diploma or 5+years of comparable Executive Assistant experience



  • 5+ years of executive assistant experience
  • Exceptional organizational skills and aggressive follow-up skills
  • Ability to prioritize, meet tight deadlines and maintain high quality work
  • Exceptional customer service and relationship management skills
  • Strong problem solving skills with a strong ability to get things done
  • Energetic, responsive team player interested in taking initiative and working in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrated high degree of professionalism and trust in dealing with confidential and sensitive matters
  • Flexible, adaptable, and professional at all times
  • Highly skilled in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook
  • Undergraduate degree preferred
  • Ability to work overtime if needed #LI-AE!

This position may be subject to Lincolns Political Contribution Policy. An offer of employment may be contingent upon disclosing to Lincoln the details of certain political contributions. Lincoln may decline to extend an offer or terminate employment for this role if it determines political contributions made could have an adverse impact on Lincolns current or future business interests, misrepresentations were made, or for failure to fully disclose applicable political contributions and or fundraising activities.

Any unsolicited resumes/candidate profiles submitted through our web site or to personal e-mail accounts of employees of Lincoln Financial Group are considered property of Lincoln Financial Group and are not subject to payment of agency fees.

Lincoln Financial Group (LFG) is an Equal Opportunity employer and, as such, is committed in policy and practice to recruit, hire, compensate, train and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, veterans status, or genetic information. Applicants are evaluated on the basis of job qualifications. If you are a person with a disability that impedes your ability to express your interest for a position through our online application process, or require TTY/TDD assistance, contact us by calling 260-455-2558.

Job Details

Date Posted December 3, 2018
Date Closes January 2, 2019
Requisition 57853-en_US
Located In Fort wayne, IN
Department Administrative Services
SOC Category 00-0000.00