Valeant is a diverse organization committed to focusing on our key stakeholders while delivering consistently high performance. Our mission of improving people’s lives through our healthcare products is supported by five pillars – quality healthcare outcomes, customer focus, innovation, efficiency and the commitment of our people – that are foundational to our success and future growth. They provide overall direction for the company and the tools necessary to rise to any challenge.
Our specialty pharmaceuticals, branded generics and consumer products play a role in helping millions of people live healthier lives and providing treatment to those affected by debilitating diseases. We remain committed to improving the health and well-being of people everywhere, profitably growing our businesses, and bringing value to our shareholders.
Reporting directly to the Chairman and CEO, and also supporting the EVP, General Counsel, the Executive Assistant serves as the primary point of contact for internal and external constituencies on all matters pertaining to the CEO and the General Counsel. He/she also serves as a liaison to the board of directors and senior management teams. The ideal individual will have the ability to exercise good judgment in a variety of situations, with strong written and verbal communication, administrative, and organizational skills, and the ability to maintain a realistic balance among multiple priorities. The Executive Assistant will have the ability to work independently on projects, from conception to completion, and must be able to work under pressure at times to handle a wide variety of activities and confidential matters with discretion.
In this role the successful candidate will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following: