Citi Receptionist/ Assistant 2 in Houston, Texas

  • Primary Location: United States,Texas,Houston

  • Education: High School Diploma/GED

  • Job Function: Administration

  • Schedule: Full-time

  • Shift: Day Job

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • Travel Time: No

  • Job ID: 17051082


About Citi

Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management. Our core activities are safeguarding assets, lending money, making payments and accessing the capital markets on behalf of our clients.

Citi’s Mission and Value Proposition at explains what we do and Citi Leadership Standards at explain how we do it. Our mission is to serve as a trusted partner to our clients by responsibly providing financial services that enable growth and economic progress. We strive to earn and maintain our clients’ and the public’s trust by constantly adhering to the highest ethical standards and making a positive impact on the communities we serve. Our Leadership Standards is a common set of skills and expected behaviors that illustrate how our employees should work every day to be successful and strengthens our ability to execute against our strategic priorities.

Diversity is a key business imperative and a source of strength at Citi. We serve clients from every walk of life, every background and every origin. Our goal is to have our workforce reflect this same diversity at all levels. Citi has made it a priority to foster a culture where the best people want to work, where individuals are promoted based on merit, where we value and demand respect for others and where opportunities to develop are widely available to all.

Business Overview :

Corporate and Investment Banking in Houston, Texas is recruiting for an Assistant who will support junior bankers in the Energy franchise. The duties are complex and confidential requiring the highest level of discretion and independent judgment. Employees within this role will have continuous contact/communication with internal senior management as well as senior level clients.


  • Provide administrative support to junior bankers

  • Handle Receptionist duties

  • Handle incoming calls, respond to inquiries, clarify company policies and procedures

  • Maintain frequently changing calendars through Outlook

  • Coordinate all aspects of executive level appointments, meetings, receptions and conference calls

  • Prepare and review materials and correspondence for meetings

  • Assist with creation and modification of presentations, spreadsheets, and other various documents

  • Coordinate frequent travel arrangements - both international and domestic

  • Prepare, reconcile, and track expense reports through T&E system

  • Organize and secure highly confidential company and employee information

  • Assist in ad-hoc reports special projects as needed

  • Serve as back up support for other managers or administrative staff when required


Technical Skills

  • Highly proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint)

  • Ability to gain a strong command of new systems (P2P, Citi Travel & Expense)

Non-Technical Skills

  • Prior experience in the Investment Banking industry preferred 3+ years

  • College degree preferred

  • Expertise in multi-tasking, organizing, and prioritizing a must

  • Extensive calendar management and travel arranging

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills. Detail oriented with ability to work independently and prioritize workload

  • Demonstrates a high level of integrity and professionalism

  • Energetic, responsive team player with the interest to take initiative and work in a fast-paced environment

  • Ability to work 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. and be flexible for overtime as needed