ACOG National Office

  • Executive Assistant

    Job Locations US-DC
    Job ID
    Regular Full-Time
    Grant Funded
  • Overview

     The College is currently seeking an Executive Assistant to provide administrative support to the Chief Legal Officer, Deputy General Counsel, Associate General Counsel, Staff Attorney, Paralegal, and the College’s Grievance and Appeal Committees, while maintaining extreme confidentiality.


    • Perform the division’s administrative activities, including: schedule meetings, sort and distribute mail, respond to routine letters and inquiries, handle telephone communication, maintain and update Division calendar, and order office supplies
    • Handle travel arrangements and expenses for Chief Legal Officer, Deputy General Counsel, and Associate General Counsel
    • Responsible for tracking and ensuring the timely delivery of highly confidential correspondence to Grievance Committee and Appeals Panel Committee members, as well as Fellows involved in grievance complaints
    • Provide administrative support to the Grievance and Appeals Panel Committees, including responding to routine requests for information, coordinating committee meetings, hearings and appeals, and handling travel arrangements and related expenses for committee members Responsible for destroying grievance and appeal committee material as required for record retention
    • Maintain, update, and keep an accurate record of the Legal Division files, master file of College corporate documents, and other important documents housed in Legal Division safe
    • Respond to Fellows’ requests for routine information that do not require legal consultation
    • Coding of Division invoices. Serve as point of contact for vendors and suppliers, as well as the Accounting Department for the Legal Division budget. Ensure all invoices are paid appropriately and in a timely manner. Track invoice expenses against the Division’s budget
    • Provide other assistance and support to the General Counsel, Deputy General Counsel, Associate General Counsel, Staff Attorney, and Paralegal, as needed
    • High School Diploma Required; College degree preferred
    • Minimum of three years of experience providing executive administrative support
    • Excellent organizational and communication skills.
    • Strong skills in Windows, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
    • Ability to work both cooperatively as well as independently; ability to prioritize tasks effectively.
    • Ability to maintain confidentiality of information.
    • Previous administrative assistant experience required.  Experience with legal documents and terminology desirable.


    About ACOG

    American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) is a membership organization dedicated to the advancement of women’s health care through continuing medical education, practice, and research. When you join ACOG, you’re joining an organization that promotes growth, development, and flexibility. People who work at ACOG are driven to reduce barriers to contraception for all women, regardless of income, employment, or state of residence.


    Why ACOG?

    • Our passionate team! Our team is led by experts in reproductive and maternal-fetal medicine, patient safety, and health care policy. We strongly believe in equal access for all women to high quality, safe health care. Our obsession with reducing maternal mortality, protecting access to contraception coverage, and addressing health disparities, has led to great strides in federal and state legislation. Join our team and help us advance the ob-gyn profession and women’s health care.
    • We love to learn! As an educational organization, ACOG provides learning opportunities to members and employees alike. Our learning opportunity benefits include tuition reimbursement, onsite instructor-led trainings, leadership development programs, and participation in professional organizations.

    Our Perks:

    100% Paid Parental Leave – Breastfeeding Friendly Workplace – Work/Life Design (i.e. flexible work schedule) –  Commuting Allowance – Generous Paid Time Off – Holiday Pay – Community Volunteering Opportunities – Generous 401(k) Company Contributions – Health Insurance – Learning Opportunities and Tuition Reimbursement – Company-Sponsored Team Outings



    ACOG is an EEO employer committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees. As a federal government contractor and in accordance with applicable laws, regulations, and Executive Orders, the College takes affirmative action to ensure that applicants and employees covered are not discriminated against because of their race, color, religion, national origin, sex (gender), age, disability, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, personal appearance, gender identity or expression, family responsibilities, political affiliation, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic that is protected by applicable law. For more information about your equal employment opportunity rights, please view this poster: EEO is the Law. The College also participates in E-Verify.


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