Administrative Specialist - Industrial Automation

Administration Miamisburg, Ohio Rochester Hills, Michigan


Are you an Administrative Specialist with strong corporate experience…good at supporting a senior leader and managing training events and venues?  Join a company that is growing! Miamisburg/Dayton location with hybrid work from home possible.

Genuine Cable Group (GCG) is a leading North American distributor of wire, cable and connectivity solutions. GCG has ten premier brands; SeacoastCobra Wire & CableElectro WireConnect-AirCPS BroadbandEmpire, Fourstar, C&E Advanced Technologies, Advanced Controls & Distribution, and most recently Allied Wire & Cable.  At GCG We Make Connections Possible!

Responsibilities include:

  • Acting as the lead in coordinating and planning organizational and joint collaborative meetings, communications, conferences and events.  
  • Coordinating the technical resources and arrangements for event venues. 
  • Maintaining close communications with Marketing to ensure execution of marketing objectives and materials to support conference and event planning.
  • Entering and retrieving electronic data into established forms and computer systems quickly and accurately.
  • Composing correspondence in response to incoming mail, calls. Must have the ability to generate original correspondence from notes with minimal oral direction.
  • Generating reports, creating and maintaining spreadsheets and word documents. Proofreading reports.


  • Minimum of Associates degree in business or management or equivalent work experience
  • 3+ years in an increasingly responsible administrative support role.
  • Strong Microsoft tools experience with demonstrated proficient in Excel and spreadsheet management
  • Ability to travel 25-30%.
  • Experience in Industrial Automation technology or higher education/training a plus.
  • Maintaining confidentiality at all times and on all levels to protect M&A and Supplier activities
  • Significant ability to establish workflows, manage multiple projects and meet necessary deadlines, while maintaining relations with executives, managers and customers.
  • Ability to exchange information clearly and concisely and to present ideas, report facts, and other information
  • Ability to work under pressure and manage multiple tasks effectively
  • Strong sense of diplomacy, discretion and appropriate judgment when addressing callers and customers.
  • Demonstrates a high degree of accountability prioritizing and completing tasks to meet assigned deadlines.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with a strong command of grammar to compose and proof correspondence.
  • Demonstrating a positive and engaging personality for interfacing with customers and GCG employees.

Genuine Cable Group is an equal opportunity employer.  We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees