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who we are

Graham Allen Partners is a private investment firm focused on partnering with entrepreneurs to build great companies. Our team has extensive executive-level experience investing in, building, and operating early-stage technology and technology-enabled companies. We utilize our experience to create value in our portfolio companies, deliver market leading returns for our investors, and positively contribute to the communities we serve.

Our current investment focus is big data and analytics and we are proud to support six local portfolio companies that are doing transformational work in the South Bend area. Current portfolio companies include, but are not limited to: Data Realty, Aunalytics, MicroIntegration, SEMMA Health, Qumulus Solutions, and AC3.

The Graham Allen Partners team spends each day supporting our portfolio companies by raising capital, attracting talent, executing acquisitions, and providing a suite of professional services designed to allow our companies to focus on their most critical business functions: building their technology and delivering value to clients.


Executive Assistant

POSITION \ executive Assistant
Location - South Bend, IN
Type - Full-time

POSITION DESCRIPTION

As an Executive Assistant at Graham Allen Partners, you will spend each day providing a broad range of administrative support to the Chief Executive Officer (as he manages an ever-growing work load and a long list of commitments, contacts, and projects). You will strive each day to make the CEO more effective at what he does best – partner with entrepreneurs to build transformational companies. You will handle the day-to-day operations of his office and do your best to make his life easier. This is not an easy job! It is fast-paced, demanding, and ever-changing. Each day is different than the next and each week you are likely going to be asked to do something you have never done before. At times, you are likely to feel as if you are trying to “herd cats”. But, if you enjoy new challenges and love to learn, you will be really proud of the work you do here and you won’t be able to imagine working anywhere else.

essential job functions

  • Proactively manage the CEO’s calendar and schedule; maximize efficiency by organizing, prioritizing, and managing competing interests for his time and attention

  • Proactively identify issues that can impact CEO’s ability to execute on commitments and coordinate mitigation of those issues

  • Communicate clearly and consistently with internal and external constituents; handle high-level contacts and communications.

  • Maintain contact database and document interaction with key contacts.

  • Provide general and administrative support to CEO

  • Anticipate, and respond proactively to, the needs of the CEO

  • Compose and distribute professional correspondence, using individual initiative and as assigned

  • Coordinate various events and functions, including Board Meetings

  • Coordinate travel arrangements for the CEO

  • Complete special projects as assigned by the CEO

  • Maintain a high-level of confidentiality and professionalism

required skills

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to prioritize tasks and anticipate the needs of a top-level executive

  • Outstanding reading, writing, and research skills

  • Ability to perform complex tasks with attention to detail and quality

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, both written and verbal

  • Ability to represent the company with professionalism and poise

  • Ability to manage projects of a highly confidential and critical nature

  • Highly motivated to learn, grow, and take on increasingly higher-level tasks

what’s in it for you

  • Opportunity to work in the exciting fields of finance and data analytics, alongside some of the brightest minds in the industry

  • Opportunity to work with a family of rapidly expanding companies

  • Opportunity to be a part of a local company committed to making a difference in our community

  • Competitive salary and benefits package including health, vision, dental, and life insurance


To Apply: Please email your resume to Mary Jo Ogren at mjogren@graham-allen.com