Executive Assistant

Administrative Mesquite, TX


Canadian Solar Inc. is a vertically-integrated manufacturer of ingots, wafers, cells, solar modules (panels) and custom-designed solar power applications. Canadian Solar Inc. delivers solar power products of uncompromising quality to customers worldwide.  Canadian Solar’s world class team of professionals works closely with our customers to provide them with solutions for all their solar needs.  For more information on the company, please visit www.canadian-solar.com.

Position Title:   
Executive Assistant

Department:      GM Office

Entity:                CSI US Manufacturing

Reports To:         VP & GM, North America Manufacturing

Location:           Dallas, Texas

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Proactively help VP to manage the calendar, schedule appointments, and coordinate arrangements effectively with the meeting room booked and avoid meeting/appointment conflicts in the daily calendar.
  • Assist VP in managing daily administrative affairs, including attending meetings, executing projects, coordinating resources, tracking results.
  • Prepare correspondence, meeting minutes, documents, reports, presentation and announcement typically confidential, drafting required documents in standard company format as directed.
  • Maintain an efficient flow of information with all departments. Assist VP to manage company business and operation; support VP to promote business plan implementation to ensure that the objectives to achieve.
  • Provide travel booking service to VP, ensuring the correct and cost-effective bookings are made.
  • Coordinate visits of external guests to the site and manages all necessary logistics.
  • Other tasks assigned by VP.


Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor or above degree in Business Administration or a related field.
  • With 3+ years’ Executive Assistant working experience in a Joint-Venture or manufacturing site.
  • Professionalism and good judgment especially in handling confidential matters are crucial. Strong analytical ability and positive working attitude, able to work under pressure and eager to learn.
  • Previous experience coordinating global business travels. Ability to communicate and work in a team environment and collaborate with other administrative support.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office - proficient PowerPoint, Excel, Word, and Outlook skills are necessary.
  • High integrity, efficiency, confidentiality, and coordination.
  • Bilingual (Chinese/English) is a preferred both written and spoken.
  • Strong interpersonal and relationship management skills.


Compensation and Benefits:

Canadian Solar offers a competitive salary plus fully comprehensive benefits and performance bonus package based on an annual objective achievement. Our generous benefits package includes a 401(k) Retirement Plan, medical/dental/life/disability program, PTO and sick days. 


Canadian Solar Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).  Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status.