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Location Name: Tijuana, Baja California 
Job/Requisition ID: [[id]] 
Location Address: Diego Rivera #2311, Suite 707, Urban Zone Rio Tijuana, Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico (MX), 22010
Education Level: High School Diploma
Relevant Experience Level: Mid Career (4-10 Years) 
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Salaried Non-Exempt



***This position is based in Tijuana***



The Assistant provides a range of administrative support services to the Director Marketing Mexico as well as other key leaders in Latin America including Mexico Marketing staff, to promote efficient delivery of services and, where applicable, effective management of the Tijuana office. The ideal candidate will maintain high standards of professionalism, efficiency, personal communication, discretion and independent judgment. In working with internal and external contacts, including C-level executives and board members, she/he deals with a wide range of highly sensitive issues under tight deadlines/pressures. Reports directly to the Director Marketing Mexico.



  • Responsible for scheduling and managing the Director Marketing Mexico’s highly complex calendar including prioritizing and resolving related conflicts and competing demands, proactively scheduling important meetings with internal and external individuals and maintaining an organized office.
  • Organizes and coordinates international/domestic travel and related requirements to include: travel authorizations, flight tickets, hotel bookings, visas, airport transfers, expense reports. Ensures that all travel arrangements are in compliance with Marathon’s policies and procedures.
  • Provides support in arranging a wide variety of meetings including collation of speaking notes and/or briefing notes, handling logistics, such as conference registrations, room reservations (internal and external), and local travel.
  • Works closely with the Director Marketing Mexico on special projects and other leaders.
  • Proofreads, answers, and composes routine correspondence both hand written and electronic, including donor and board communications and other partner related materials; prepares selective summaries and any follow-up actions for the Director Marketing Mexico.
  • Supports and coordinates any committees or special meetings for the Latin America team.
  • Coordinates, plans, and organizes small-to large-scale meetings in multiple locations.
  • Performs general clerical duties to include but not limited to; transcribing dictation, scanning, copying, faxing, filing, and data entry. Collects and opens mail addressed to the office; forwards correspondence to appropriate staff for action.
  • Completes various forms, including: purchase requisitions, shipping requests, travel expense reports, requests for payment, consultancy agreements, etc.
  • Undertakes special assignments/projects on a wide variety of issues as requested by the Director Marketing Mexico and local leaders
  • Contributes to the excellent reputation of the Director Marketing Mexico’s office through professional, friendly and respectful interactions internally and externally.
  • Serves as the local coordinator for transportation arrangements while visitors are in town.
  • Supports the local office manager in any office related activities.
  • Performs other duties as required and/or assigned.



  • College degree in business management, law or related field, or training in secretarial skills, office management and/or administrative studies.
  • A minimum of 5-10 years supporting C- Level Executives in multiple locations



  • Strong organizational skills including the ability to manage calendars and effectively maintain records and files.
  • Experience in organizing meetings, preparing and monitoring budgets, assisting with travel and hotel accommodations, and providing general office operations support.
  • Demonstrated ability to achieve high performance goals in a complex and fast-paced environment.
  • Very strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build and maintain professional, friendly, and cordial relationships with stakeholders, including staff, board members, external partners and donors.
  • Highly resourceful team-player with the ability to also be extremely effective independently.
  • Demonstrated proactive approaches to problem-solving with strong decision-making capability.
  • Proven ability to handle confidential information with discretion, be adaptable to various competing demands, and demonstrate the highest level of customer/client service and response.
  • Fully bilingual in Spanish and English. English TOEFL score of 600 points is required
  • Expert level written and verbal communications in both Spanish and English.
  • US Tourist Visa holder. Occasional travel would be required.
  • Proficiency in grammar, spelling and proofreading.
  • Ability to adapt under extreme circumstances while remaining calm.
  • Resourceful in problem solving.
  • Proactive and capable of anticipating needs
  • Ability to understand and interpret policies and procedures as well as apply them with consistency.
  • Strong knowledge of web-telephone systems and standard office equipment such as fax machines and photocopiers.
  • Strong computer skills including proficiency in Microsoft Office programs; Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.




About Marathon Petroleum Corporation


Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) is a leading, integrated, downstream energy company headquartered in Findlay, Ohio. The company operates the nation's largest refining system with more than 3 million barrels per day of crude oil capacity across 16 refineries. MPC's marketing system includes branded locations across the United States, including Marathon brand retail outlets. Speedway LLC, an MPC subsidiary, owns and operates retail convenience stores across the United States. MPC also owns the general partner and majority limited partner interests in two midstream companies, MPLX LP and Andeavor Logistics LP, which own and operate gathering, processing, and fractionation assets, as well as crude oil and light product transportation and logistics infrastructure.

Travel Expected: Up to 10%


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