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John Deere Executive Assistant in Fargo, North Dakota

There are over 7 billion people on this planet. And by 2050, there will be 2 billion more... many moving into urban centers at an unprecedented rate. Making sure there is enough food, fiber and infrastructure for our rapidly growing world is what we're all about at John Deere. And it's why we're investing in our people and our technology like never before! Here the world's brightest minds are tackling the world's biggest challenges. If you believe one person can make the world a better place, we'll put you to work. RIGHT NOW.

John Deere is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identify or expression, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Primary Location: United States (US)- North Dakota- Fargo

Function: Administrative / Clerical

Title: Executive Assistant

Onsite/Remote:Onsite Position

Your Responsibilities

As the Executive Assistant for John Deere Intelligent Solutions Group, Fargo, ND you will

  • Provide administrative support to the ISG Electronic Systems leadership team, including meeting and travel scheduling, expense reports, meeting preparation and facilitation, calendar maintenance, and various general clerical tasks

  • Manage and coordinate business travel for members of the leadership team, including international travel

  • Organize high-profile, large-scale company events and gatherings

  • Lead key communication activities including compiling monthly business reports, preparing presentation materials via Microsoft Office, coordinating communication and business meetings between internal and external executives/partners

What Skills You Need

  • Secretarial or Administrative Assistant experience. (4 - 7 years)

  • Administrative experience such as scheduling, planning, utilizing office equipment and other such clerical activities. (4 - 7 years)

  • Experience in using Excel, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Access, Project, and other Microsoft tools. (4 - 7 years)

  • Experience maintaining confidential data. (1 - 3 years)

  • Experience writing, formatting, and editing effective business memos and letters for internal and external communication, including creating and editing tables, columns, and charts. (1 - 3 years)

What Makes You Stand Out

  • Administrative experience within a large, complex company or organization

  • Event planning experience

  • Experience working with travel agencies to manage complicated travel itineraries

  • Excellence in verbal and written communication forms with emphasis on persuasive communication, tact, and negotiation


Ideally you will have a degree or equivalent related work experience in the following:

  • Degree in Admin/Clerical discipline or equivalent experience. - Technical degree or apprenticeship (1-2 years or equivalent)

  • Miscellaneous degree or equivalent experience. - High School or secondary diploma or equivalent

What You'll Get

At John Deere, you are empowered to create a career that will take you to where you want to go while working in an inclusive team environment. Here, you'll enjoy the freedom to explore new projects, the support to think outside the box and the advanced tools and technology that foster innovation and achievement. Additionally, we offer a comprehensive reward package to help you get started on your new career path, including:

  • Flexible work arrangements

  • Highly competitive base pay and performance bonuses

  • Savings & Retirement benefits (401K and Defined Benefit Pension)

  • Healthcare benefits with a generous company contribution in the Health Savings Account

  • Adoption assistance

  • Employee Assistance Programs

  • Tuition assistance

  • Fitness subsidies and on-site gyms at specific Deere locations

  • Charitable contribution match

  • Employee Purchase Plan & numerous discount programs for personal use

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    The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and qualifications required of individuals performing the job. The qualifications detailed in this job description are not considered the minimum requirements necessary to perform the job, but rather as guidelines.

    The terms of the applicable benefit plans, and all company actions administering or interpreting these plans, continue to control. Deere & Company reserves the right to suspend, amend, modify, or terminate the Plan(s) in any manner at any time, including the right to modify or eliminate any cost-sharing between the company and participants. Changes, which can be made at any time, are made by action of the company's board of directors, or to the extend authorized by resolution of its board of directors, or by the Deere & Company Compensation Committee. In the event of a conflict between the language of the official Plan Documents and this document, the language of the official Plan Documents will control.

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