Ardent Health Services (AHS) is a national healthcare company headquartered in Nashville, TN. Our subsidiaries own and operate hospitals and multispecialty physician practices in six states. Ardent includes 20 hospitals, 3,200 patient beds, 18,000 employees, and 475 employed physicians. Within the industry, we are noted for recognizing that every hospital is as unique as the community it serves. This in-depth understanding of how health care works at the local level is one of our great strengths.

We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as an Executive Administrative Assistant.

The Executive Administrative Assistant is a key role for our organization providing administrative assistance and support to our company executives.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provides administrative support for multiple executives.
  • Coordinates activities relating to meetings and conferences including hotel and travel arrangements, preparation of support materials, meal planning and related tasks.
  • Prepares and distributes correspondence.
  • Prepares, revises and reviews legal contracts and other documents including, but not limited to, contracts, corporate filings, PowerPoint presentations, etc.
  • Maintains an accurate and efficient filing system.
  • Maintains daily calendar and schedule for designated corporate staff members via Outlook.
  • Screens calls and visitors.
  • Provides support to other departments when needed to cover for absences, heavy workloads, etc.
  • Prepares reports, spreadsheets and related material as requested.
  • Monitors supplies, special orders, etc. for designated work group.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • 4+ years of experience as an administrative assistant with a preference towards executive support
  • Associates Degree or High School diploma
  • Experience with Microsoft Office including Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint
  • Skilled in organizing and prioritizing workloads to meet deadlines.
  • Skilled in telephone etiquette.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to interpret, adapt and apply guidelines and procedures.
  • Ability to use good judgment regarding administrative issues.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with managers and co-workers.
  • Ability to use good judgment and to maintain confidentiality of information.
  • Ability to work as a team player.