METROPOLITAN KING COUNTY COUNCIL

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT

This position will remain open until filled but the screening process will move quickly. In order to be considered for the first round of interviews, please submit your application materials no later than May 1, 2019 before 11:59 p.m.

Salary Range: $70,689 – $95,069 (DOQ)

The Metropolitan King County Council is seeking a highly skilled, results oriented and
collaborative individual, with a passion for providing confidential, senior executive – level
administrative support to the Council’s Chief of Staff and other Senior Managers within the
legislative branch. This position provides you the opportunity to showcase your strong
organizational skills and attention to detail in an environment dedicated to serving the needs of the Council and the citizens of King County.

The role of the Executive Assistant requires a high degree of personal initiative and ability to efficiently plan and prioritize deliverables and resources. The most competitive candidates will be exceptional professionals who are: discrete; demonstrate initiative; proactive; organized; and deliver results while working independently with general guidance. The ideal candidate will exhibit the ability to exercise sound, independent judgment; remain neutral on issues where there are competing political agendas and to use a high degree of tact and diplomacy in dealing with sensitive situations and concerned or upset individuals. The Executive Assistant is an hourly, at-will, overtime-eligible classification that reports directly to the Chief of Staff.

HOW TO APPLY:
To apply and view a complete job announcement and apply, go to www.kingcounty.gov/jobs

A King County application is required to be considered for this opportunity. Interested applicants must complete the supplemental questions and submit a resume and letter of interest with your application.