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Sr Management Assistant BL Applications

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Veldhoven, Netherlands


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8+ years



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Does giving support to a number of managers in a dynamic environment energize you? We are further professionalizing our Management Support Organization (MSO) and would like to welcome an enthusiastic, professional team player to complete our team.

Job Mission

As Senior Management Assistant you support several managers in an administrative, organized way to guarantee an effective and efficient execution of all management support activities. You are the linking pin between management and the various departments and other (external) stakeholders.

Job Description

As a Senior Management Assistant within MSO you manage and take ownership of your work while demonstrating a strong drive to achieve meaningful results and show determination in the face of obstacles. You will pro-actively search for ways to improve customer service and independently manage expectations and meet the (future) needs of the manager. By taking a helicopter view you are able to signal process improvement opportunities and will continuously seek for new ways of working in our fast changing environment. In summary, as a Senior Management Assistant we expect you to:

  • Seek for opportunities to optimize the daily work for your team and general processes.
  • Pro-actively share information and provide feedback to others.
  • Be a senior role model for the rest of your team by stimulatingly a feedback culture with open communication.
  • Promote MSO and support your team lead, building a strong and reliable support organization.
  • Be a teambuilder and understand the importance of sharing knowledge.
  • Work consciously to bring MSO to a higher level.

The tasks of the Senior Management Assistant include:

  • Calendar & meeting management: Effectively and efficiently manage (own) the agenda of your managers. Booking rooms and facilities.
  • E-mail management: Pro-active screening and sorting inbox. React to e-mails; filter out what you can do. Prioritize and make your managers aware of certain topics that come up.
  • Communication: Send out announcements, newsletters, reports etc. Function as first point of contact for questions or requests from internal and external parties to appointed managers or department. Liaise with various stakeholders in the company as well as with visitors, customers, suppliers and/or external relations.
  • Facility services: e.g. registration and reception of visitors, floor management.
  • Travel & expense management: Optimize travel of high complexity in different time zones, think ahead and take decisions. Prepare travel expense reports.
  • Meeting preparation and participation: Organize and coordinate meetings (e.g. workshops, events) of the assigned department or managers, take and distribute minutes and action lists.
  • Project and year planning support: Involved in assigned projects. Acquire overall knowledge of the department year plan, activities, projects and daily priorities in order to ensure smooth information and work flow. Secure the quality.


You have completed bachelor degree (HBO) or similar level based on work experience.


  • At least 7-10 years of experience as a management assistant in an international environment.
  • You are fluent in both spoken and written English and Dutch.
  • Good knowledge of the office package is required.
  • Experience working in dynamic International environments.
  • Experience working for multiple stakeholders is preferred.

Personal skills

  • You have strong communication skills and the ability to level with different stakeholders, at all organizational levels
  • You are a team player
  • You are results-oriented, you have a positive approach and you have a drive to success
  • You are able to translate policy or planning into group objectives
  • You initiate and give input to further develop guidelines / standards
  • You contribute to the translation of ASML policies to the MSO
  • You have a proven ability to prioritize and to be flexible
  • You are a pro-active and enthusiastic person, who is willing to take initiative, feels at ease in an international and fast-paced environment and knows how to set priorities under pressure
  • You are able to work independently, to identify and solve problems in a timely manner and escalate when necessary
  • You are capable to handle business matters with absolute discretion and confidentiality
  • You have an open mind for new developments and change and make recommendations for improvement of further professionalizing the MSO
  • You are an ambassador for our organization.

Context of the position

ASML is a leading provider of advanced technology systems for the semiconductor industry. We make machines that make chips – the hearts of the devices that keep us informed, entertained and safe; that improve our quality of life and help to tackle the world’s toughest problems. We build some of the most amazing machines that you will ever see, and the software to run them. Over 26.000 people in 16 countries are currently employed by ASML.

Within ASML, the Management Support Organization (MSO) team is organized in one central department consisting of around 130 people strong, supporting approximately 300 managers. ASML is growing fast, so will the support of our ASML top managers.

Are you ready to be part of our progress?

Other information

This is an recurrent role which means that we open several similar vacancies through the year. It may be that at the time of your application we do not have a role open but, if you have a suitable profile, we will still have interviews to make sure that as soon as position opens you can be considered.

Interested? Please apply with your CV and cover letter!