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Administrative Assistant

Chemistry that Matters™

A career at SABIC provides you with an opportunity to leave a lasting positive impact to the world and yourself. From excellent health and well-being benefits to our comprehensive learning programs. We offer a wide range of benefits and offerings that recognize that our people have unique motivations and ambitions. It’s all about matching what matters to you with what matters to us. Let’s explore what matters!

As one of the world’s largest diversified chemical companies, we activate the power of human capital to address society’s future challenges. Through partnerships, we enable life-saving medical innovations and help fight world hunger. We are driving the circular economy for the benefit of communities and our planet through sustainability initiatives, such as our TRUCIRCLE™ portfolio.  Our success is built upon the collective excellence of our 32,000 employees in 50+ countries.  Our values – Inspire, Engage, Create, and Deliver – are the foundation of our success. To learn more about these and how we strive to Be the Impact, click here.

Our purpose is "Chemistry that Matters". This is what drives us to do what we do. "Chemistry" goes beyond applying science and technology to enhance the supply of essential materials to the world. It is how we work, to build long-lasting relationships of trust. “What Matters” is making a meaningful impact for the world – through the customers and communities we collaborate with, so that we succeed and grow together.

It is all about matching what matters to you with what matters to us. We are mindful about the importance of the team we are building and how our team members impact to our culture.   We believe that good ideas come from anywhere, being inclusive to diverse perspectives is stimulating, encourages innovation and is critical to our mission. Let us explore this together!

For an overview of our work culture and benefits, click here. 


Job Summary


Provide day-to-day administrative support to the Regional Controllership Finance Leader. Tactfully manages access to calendar and offices. Provides responsive and professional phone coverage; handles meeting schedules. Plans and manages domestic and international travel schedules, including timely preparation of required travel documents. Responds to travel and schedule changes, provides alternative arrangements, and/or creatively solve travel related issues in a timely manner. Provides general office financial management. Effectively manages change in a dynamic environment with a composed, professional presence, and prioritizes tasks based on business needs. Ensures Finance office areas represent the company in a neat and professional manner at all times. Prepares and drafts executive-level PowerPoint presentations / business correspondence for internal and external use.

Support the controllership Americas finance team on event planning if needed.

This role will have interface with external consultants, third party vendors, technical suppliers, internal SABIC leadership, and SABIC corporate leadership.

The successful candidate will operate efficiently in a dynamic work environment. High integrity and confidentiality is a must.


How You Can Be the Impact


  • Support for project planning and execution

  • Presentation preparation

  • Travel & living arrangements for team

  • Expense reports for team

  • Calendar management for team

  • Large meeting support, as necessary

  • Other financial administrative duties, as necessary


What Matters to SABIC


  • High School Diploma or General Equivalency Degree (GED)
  • 7+ years administrative experience in an executive assistant / administrator role.  Must be responsive and able to work flexible hours to accommodate global business needs and Finance department requirements.
  • Excellent communicator, with superior oral and written communication skills. Demonstrates executive presence; confident in abilities while being sensitive to others. Self-starter that takes initiative appropriately.
  • Outstanding organization skills (can multi-task across projects effectively); has established systems for easy retrieval of information. Pays attention to detail, demonstrated by high quality work and results.
  • Excellent electronic and computer skills. Demonstrated ability to quickly learn and troubleshoot new systems and software as required. Previous department-specific experience a plus.
  • Demonstrated high level of proficiency in computer skills including Microsoft Office Suite (PowerPoint, Word, Excel).



Eligibility Requirements

You must submit your application for employment online to be considered. Please submit your resume using the “Apply Now/Apply” option on this page.

You must be 18 years or older

Applicants must be currently authorized to work for SABIC in the United States on a full-time basis.


Work Availability

Regular, predictable attendance is an essential function of this position. Applicants must be regularly available and willing to work (e.g. Monday – Friday)] during assigned hours of operation and such other hours as the company determines are necessary or desirable to meet business needs


We are proud to be a diverse and an equal opportunity employer .We are fully committed to a culture of respect and inclusion.

Nearest Major Market: Houston