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Chief Executive Job Overview

As leaders in their companies, Chief Executives are charged with developing policies and strategies to help an organization to achieve its goals. The individual in this position should be comfortable in a leadership role, and good communication skills are a priority. Additionally, the candidate for such a position needs to be attentive to details, possessing the ability to evaluate and assimilate information in order to make appropriate decisions. Time-management and problem-solving skills play an important part in such a career. Interaction with employees, other Executives and Administrative Executive Assistant is important as this individual delegates responsibilities. Specialized knowledge and training may be important based on the field in which a chief executive is employed.

Chief Executive Education Requirements

In many cases, a chief executive is expected to possess at least a bachelor's degree. This may be earned in a business field, such as business administration. However, executives in specialized fields like engineering or medicine may be expected to possess an advanced degree in the given discipline. Additionally, relevant career experience may be required of those seeking employment in executive positions. In some cases, advancement within a company may be necessary to ensure that a top officer is familiar with the organization's mission and values. Some fields may also require possession of a relevant industry license or certification.

Chief Executive Job Market

The projected employment growth from 2012 to 2022 in top executive positions is expected to be 11 percent, a rate that is considered average in comparison with other fields and positions. The growth rate for chief executives is expected to be 5 percent. This may vary dramatically on an industry-by-industry basis. Increases in available positions may be connected to the expansion of existing companies along with the development of new ones. Competition for leadership positions is projected to be heavy due to higher pay, benefits and prestige associated with these jobs.

Chief Executive Salary

Chief executive earnings are the highest of top executives, and the average annual income for this type of employment is $168,140. Those earning at top levels exceeded $187,200, and those earning in the lowest 10 percent averaged less than $76,220. While chief executive positions are some of the highest paying opportunities, factors affecting income can include industry, experience and longevity with a company.


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Company Confidential Dayton, OH, 45424
Growing company is looking for an Executive Assistant Primary support to the CEO with assistance to the HR Manager when needed. Promotes the corporate image by representing the CEO internally and externally; acting as the liaison between the CEO, key executives, and employees; represents the CEO by welcoming visitors, reviewing correspondence; manage SrMgmt expense reports; arranging company fun...
Pall is a Fortune 1000 materials science and engineering company with the broadest filtration, separation and purification capabilities in the world. Our process and product enabling technologies help our customers make good products better, safer and even possible. We provide innovative products to customers in health care, biotechnology, pharmaceutical, semiconductor, municipal drinking water, a...
Company Confidential Miami, FL, 33146
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES All responsibilities traditionally associated with an Executive Assistant position including, but not limited to the following: Screen and answer all incoming calls for CEO and assist with main switchboard Manage and maintain executives' schedules, appointments and travel arrangements Prioritize and manage multiple projects simultaneously and in a timely manner Respon...
Company Confidential Dallas, TX
Executive Assistant to the CEO/Owner of our client, a privately-owned Park Cities area rapidly growing Dallas consulting company of approximately 100 employees with clients throughout the U.S. that is known as the industry leader in its specialty. Reply in absolute confidentiality. Responsibilities Assume overall responsibility for providing all administrative support that the CEO requires and p...
Executive Assistant Organization: Green Ivy Schools Website: Location: New York, NY Sector: Academic/Education Education Requirement: 4-Year Degree Position Type: Full Time Permanent · Cover Letter must be part of the application. POSITION OVERVIEW We are looking for a polished, organized, take-charge person to be the right hand to the CEO of a new and growing scho...
Florida’s newest state university is looking for exceptional candidates to serve as the Executive Assistant to the Executive VP and Chief Operating Officer. Florida Polytechnic University was created by the 2012 Florida legislature to be the state’s STEM-focused four-year public university. With a range of innovative undergraduate and master’s programs planned, both online and classroom-based, th...
The primary responsibility is to provide confidential executive-level support both business and personal related to the President/CEO, Executive Vice President and Senior Vice Presidents (Senior Executive Management). Managing and coordinating the administrative functions and support within the Executive Office. The Executive Assistant assists Senior Executive Management in such duties as may be ...
Opportunity available for a self-sufficient, flexible, and reliable professional to provide the highest level of executive/personal support to a CEO. Key Attributes: Organization, Prioritization, Amicability, Respectful, Efficient, High-Energy Company Culture: Values Based, Artistic/Creative, Professional Requirements: · Minimum 5 -10 years or equivalent work-related experience supporting high...
About The Internet Society: The Internet Society is the world’s trusted independent source of leadership for Internet policy, technology standards, and future development. Based on its principled vision and substantial technological foundation, the Internet Society works with its members and Chapters around the world to promote the continued evolution and growth of the open Internet through dialo...
The American Cleaning Institute (ACI) is the Home of the U.S. Cleaning Products Industry®. Our mission is to support the sustainability of the cleaning product and oleochemical industries, through research, education, outreach and science-based advocacy. ACI is dedicated to advancing public understanding of the safety and benefits of cleaning products, and protecting the ability of its members to ...
Job Posting: Executive Assistant to the President and CEO Job Description: Reporting directly to the President and CEO, the Executive Assistant provides executive support in a one-on-one working relationship. The Executive Assistant serves as the primary point of contact for internal and external constituencies on all matters pertaining to the Office of the President. The Executive Assistant a...
Executive Assistant to COO and CFO Heritage Bag Company is looking for anExecutive Assistant for our corporate office. The office is located in Roanoke, TX. Job Description: Provides administrative and secretarial support to the COO and CFO (Executive Management). Draft correspondence; make corrections and mail letters accordingly. Manage the Senior Management team’s calendar and schedule appoi...
Company Confidential Tarpon Springs, FL, 34689
Growing financial services firm, with over 1200 tax clients, seeks top notch Executive Assistant to work directly with the owners of the company.Must have an upbeat, energetic personality and be very comfortable speaking with clients. Key responsibilities: Work directly with owners, providing administrative support as needed Act as liaison between clients and insurance carriers, tracking progre...
Company Confidential Clearwater, FL, 33760
Job Purpose: Enhances executive's effectiveness by providing information management support; representing the executive to others. Duties: * Produces information by transcribing, formatting, inputting, editing, retrieving, copying, and transmitting text, data, and graphics. * Conserves executive's time by reading, researching, and routing correspondence; drafting letters and documents; collect...
A leading investment firm seeks an Executive Assistant to provide administrative support to the CEO. Wonderful opportunity for an unflappable candidate in a fast past, high-stakes, executive suite. Must have stable background and can keep calm under pressure. $85k+ *Salary range is not a guarantee of the final salary offer. Offers are based on a variety of factors, including work and industry spe...
NOTE: This position may be available in a Wyoming location other than Green River, such as Cheyenne or Sheridan Wyoming. Purpose of this Position SW-WRAP is the provider of Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) Program for the entire state of Wyoming, and 28 counties in western Nebraska. SSVF provides case management, advocacy, services coordination, temporary financial assistance and ...
Works directly with Chairman / CEO to provide support in daily administrative functions including organization of calendar, travel arrangements, maintenance of office files, schedule meetings, and organize communications including: telephone calls, email and correspondence. Exercises considerable judgment in making appointments, handling confidential material and providing information to others. A...
**IMMEDIATE NEED** Description: **The selected candidate will be responsible for providing administrative support to the President/Chief Executive Officer and the Chief Financial Officer. He or she will also be responsible for managing the administrative support staff of the Executive Suite and facilitating the Board of Governors monthly meetings and annual executive retreats. Requirements Edu...
Summary Provides advanced administrative support to the CEO in managing business and personal schedules and travel, professional commitments, ventures, and community activities. Responsible for managing highly sensitive internal and external communications. Works with company leaders and various business units assisting in the management of projects and budgets. This role will have access to high...
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Chief Executive Officer


$42,000.00 - $336,000.00
Typical Salary for Chief Executive Officer
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Education / Training

Some College Coursework Completed
High School
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