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Nuveen Investments Senior Administrative Assistant in San Francisco, California

The Senior Administrative Assistant provides support to meet the business needs of company Executives. Under moderate supervision, this job is meets the daily requirements of Executives and various other office needs, including operational tasks, organizational duties and office-wide coordination efforts.

Key Responsibilities and Duties

  • Serves as primary administrative contact for Executives, working across all lines of business and with external agencies to answer questions and resolve administration-related issues.

  • Provides support for daily Executive operations including meeting arrangements, travel and expenses.

  • Coordinates overall office functioning through inventory checks, space scheduling, event planning, event execution and paperwork processing.

  • Acts as a liaison between Executives and internal departments, ensuring effective communication and cohesion.

  • Maintains Executive calendars, contact lists and provides ad-hoc support as needed.

Educational Requirements

  • High School Preferred

Work Experience

  • No Experience Required; 2+ Years Preferred

Physical Requirements

  • Physical Requirements: Sedentary Work

Career Level


Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2+ years administrative support experience within the financial services industry.

  • 7+ years experience within financial services with a focus on asset management.Â

  • Strong calendar management experience.

  • Proven ability to manage competing priorities in a fast paced environment both independently and as part of a team.

  • Calm and cool under pressure, with ability to work in a fluid environment where assignments are time-sensitive and can change frequently.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Exceptional judgment and discretion regarding sensitive or confidential information.

  • Highly organized, self-motivated, strong work ethic and accountability.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office - Excel/Word/Powerpoint/Outlook.

  • Experience coordinating events and conference registrations.Â

Potential Salary: $37.74 USD

Actual base salary may vary based upon, but not limited to, relevant experience, time in role, base salary of internal peers, prior performance, business sector, and geographic location. In addition to base salary, the competitive compensation package may include, depending on the role, participation in an incentive program linked to performance (for example, annual discretionary incentive programs, non-annual sales incentive plans, or other non-annual incentive plans).Â

Company Overview

Nuveen, the investment manager of TIAA, offers a comprehensive range of outcome-focused investment solutions designed to secure the long-term financial goals of institutional and individual investors. Its affiliates offer deep expertise across a comprehensive range of traditional and alternative investments through a wide array of vehicles and customized strategies. For more information about the firm please visit our website at

COVID-19 Vaccination

TIAA requires all U.S. employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide documentation of full vaccination, unless you qualify for an accommodation as determined by TIAA consistent with applicable law.

Benefits and Total Rewards

The organization is committed to making financial well-being possible for its clients, and is equally committed to the well-being of our associates. That’s why we offer a comprehensive Total Rewards package designed to make a positive difference in the lives of our associates and their loved ones. Our benefits include a superior retirement program and highly competitive health, wellness and work life offerings that can help you achieve and maintain your best possible physical, emotional and financial well-being. To learn more about your benefits, please review our Benefits Summary ( .

Equal Opportunity

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider all qualified applicants for employment regardless of age, race, color, national origin, sex, religion, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other protected status.

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If you are a U.S. applicant and desire a reasonable accommodation to complete a job application please use one of the below options to contact our accessibility support team:Â

Phone: (800) 842-2755


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