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Administrative Assistant, Digital

Moderna, Inc.
Seattle, Washington
Start date
Nov 14, 2023

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Administration, Information Technology, General
Required Education
Associate Degree
Position Type
Full time
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The Role

As Moderna continues to expand our Digital Hub in Seattle, we are seeking a proactive and dedicated Administrative Assistant to join our dynamic team. This role is perfect for an individual who embraces our "act like an owner" mindset, is ready to take responsibility, and is driven to deliver the greatest possible impact to people through mRNA medicines. While our Digital Hub is in Seattle, our headquarters is in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Your role may require extending support to our Cambridge team, including occasional coverage for the East Coast time zone. This will provide an opportunity to demonstrate your dynamic range and commitment to team-wide success.

The ideal candidate for this role is a strategic thinker and team player with a high degree of initiative and discretion who thrives in a fast-paced, constantly evolving environment. You will have a knack for managing calendars and upcoming deliverables holistically, and be instrumental in assisting with larger meetings such as quarterly town halls and office events in collaboration with our facilities coordinator and WeWork associates. Exceptional follow-through capabilities are a must, as is the ability to act with urgency when required and to close the loop effectively. We value a proactive approach, where you take the initiative to advance tasks and projects, anticipating needs even before they arise. This commitment to initiative and follow-through will significantly contribute to our collective success and the forward momentum of Moderna.

Your role within the office is vital, and we value your punctuality, professionalism, visibility to our community, and active engagement during the times when your team members are present. As a representative of Moderna, we trust that you will uphold and adhere to our policies and standards with the utmost respect, contributing positively to our professional environment.

Heres What Youll Do

Administration Support:

  • Support and assist Digital leaders in Seattle with general administration tasks and requests.

  • Take ownership of calendar management and scheduling support for assigned Digital Leaders, strategically considering upcoming deliverables.

  • Arrange travel for Digital Leaders (domestic/international) via Concur.

  • Prepare expense reports for assigned Digital Leaders and approve reports for their team members via Concur.

  • Undertake additional duties as may be assigned from time to time.

Meetings and Events Coordination:

  • Coordinate standing meetings, business lunches, and other critical engagements with both internal and external stakeholders as required, ensuring our leaders teams are well-prepared and informed. Clearly communicating conflicts and need to reprioritize.

  • Book conference rooms and coordinate with support as required to ensure all devices are fully functional

  • Oversee all aspects of conference attendance registration, travel, pre-attendance prep meetings

  • Support the organization with general meetings, townhalls, catering coordination, etc. in partnership with our onsite support and WeWork teams.

Heres What Youll Need (Minimum Qualifications)

  • 5+ years of administrative experience, supporting VP level leaders in a fast-paced environment

Heres What Youll Bring to the Table (Preferred Qualifications)

  • Team player and collaborative approach

  • Unwavering integrity to maintain trust of both your team members and external stakeholders

  • High degree of personal drive and agility

  • Customer-minded and service-orientated

  • Digital-first mindset, and affinity, particularly with Office and AV equipment

  • Intermediate to advanced skills with MS Office 365 applications

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, managers, and clients.

  • A desire to make an impact as part of a high-growth, transformational company that is Bold, Relentless, Curious, and Collaborative.

Under Washington State law, Moderna is required to provide a reasonable estimate of the salary range for the jobs covered by this description. Base compensation for these positions in Washington State range from $72,500 to $116,000. Actual salary determinations will take into account factors such as work location, prior education and experience, job-related knowledge, and demonstrated skills. Compensation decisions are made on the facts and circumstances of each case.

In addition to base compensation Moderna employees are eligible for a comprehensive incentive compensation package including an annual cash bonus, new hire equity and an annual refresh, 401(k) match, competitive and inclusive medical, dental, and vision coverage options, flexible spending accounts for medical and dependent care, Life, LTD, and STD insurance, paid family leave offerings, including at least 18 weeks of 100% paid parental leave, lifestyle spending account, adoption, surrogacy, and family-planning benefits, generous paid time off, including:
Vacation, sick time, and observed Company-wide holidays
Paid volunteer time to participate within your community
Discretionary winter holiday shut down
Paid 4-week sabbatical after 5 years, and every 3 years after

Moderna is pleased to provide you and your family with a comprehensive and innovative suite of benefits, including:

  • Highly competitive and inclusive medical, dental and vision coverage options
  • Flexible Spending Accounts for medical expenses and dependent care expenses
  • Lifestyle Spending Account funds to help you engage in personal enrichment and self-care activities
  • Family care benefits, including subsidized back-up care options and on-demand tutoring
  • Free premium access to fitness, nutrition, and mindfulness classes
  • Exclusive preferred pricing on Peloton fitness equipment
  • Adoption and family-planning benefits
  • Dedicated care coordination support for our LGBTQ+ community
  • Generous paid time off, including:
    Vacation, sick time and holidays
    Volunteer time to participate within your community
    Discretionary year-end shutdown
    Paid sabbatical after 5 years; every 3 years thereafter
  • Generous Paid Leave offerings, including 18 weeks of 100% paid parental leave for all new parents
  • 401k match and Financial Planning tools
  • Moderna-paid Life, LTD and STD insurance coverages, as well as voluntary benefit options
  • Complimentary concierge service including home services research, travel booking, and entertainment requests
  • Free parking or subsidized commuter passes
  • Location-specific perks and extras!

About Moderna

Since our founding in 2010, we have aspired to build the leading mRNA technology platform, theinfrastructure to reimagine how medicines are created and delivered, and a world-class team. We believe in giving our people a platform to change medicine and an opportunity to change the world.

By living our mission, values, and mindsets every day, our peopleare the driving force behind our scientific progress and our culture.Together, we are creating a culture of belonging and building an organization that cares deeply for our patients, our employees, the environment, and our communities.

We are proud to have been recognized as a Science Magazine Top Biopharma Employer, a Fast Company Best Workplace for Innovators, and a Great Place to Work in the U.S.

If you want to make a difference and join a team that is changing the future of medicine, we invite you to visit to learn more about our current opportunities.

Moderna is a smoke-free, alcohol-free and drug-free work environment.

Moderna is a place where everyone can grow. If you meet the Basic Qualifications for the role and you would be excited to contribute to our mission every day, please apply!

Moderna is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer.

Moderna is committed to equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to a person's race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, age, religion, national origin, ancestry or citizenship, ethnicity, disability, military or protected veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, marital or familial status, or any other personal characteristic protected under applicable law. Moderna is an E-Verify Employer in the United States. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements.

Belonging, Inclusion, and Diversity are critical to the success of our company and our impact on society. Were focused on attracting, retaining, developing, and advancing our employees and believe that by cultivating diverse experiences, backgrounds, and ideas, we can provide an environment where every employee is able to contribute their best.

Moderna is committed to offering reasonable accommodations to qualified job applicants with disabilities. Any applicant requiring an accommodation in connection with the hiring process and/or to perform the essential functions of the position for which the applicant has applied should make a request to the Talent Acquisition Partner or contact the Accommodations team at (EEO/AAP Employer)



Moderna is advancing messenger RNA (mRNA) science to create a new class of transformative medicines for patients. Moderna’s platform builds on continuous advances in basic and applied mRNA science, delivery technology and manufacturing, providing the Company the capability to pursue in parallel a robust pipeline of new development candidates. Moderna is developing therapeutics and vaccines for infectious diseases, immuno-oncology, rare diseases and cardiovascular diseases, independently and with strategic collaborators.

mRNA is now a turning point in the history of science, medicine, technology, even humankind itself. With this breakthrough discovery, many of the world’s biggest and most challenging medical problems are no longer a question of “how?” but merely a question of “when?”

Come with us as we pursue the uncharted reaches of possibility and make your mark on the future of medicine.


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Cambridge, MA
United States

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