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Administrative Assistant

OfficeTeam Joliet, IL Seasonal/Temp
$13.00/ hour
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Ref ID: 01370-9502332469

Classification: Administrative Assistant

Compensation: $13.00 to $13.00 hourly

-Perform administrative duties of a moderately complex & confidential nature in support of departmental or divisional activities to relieve supervisor of clerical & administrative responsibilities & to maintain efficiency of departmental or divisional office operations.

-Provides administrative & clerical support to relieve department managers or staff of administrative details.

-May take & deliver messages, provide information to callers, setup & maintain files, provide workers with office supplies, prepare & sort mail perform typing assignments, proofread, & research & compile special reports.

-Operate automated equipment.

-Organize & maintain divisional or departmental files of records, reports & correspondence required for reference & efficient operation of division or department.

-Maintain up-to-date management & procedural manuals, directives, & related records Compile & summarize data & assist in preparing regular & special reports requiring analysis & evaluation of data Review reports received for supervisor.

-Check & compare with source documents & bring significant items, changes, errors or omissions to the attention of the supervisor.

-Works on assignments that are semi-routine in nature in which ability to recognize deviation from accepted practice is required.

-Process a considerable amount of confidential & sensitive information in support of administrative activities.

-Type letters, reports & records ensuring grammatical accuracy, conformance with established procedures & factual correctness.

-Arrange for & schedule appointments & meetings for supervisor Interview callers

-Answer questions concerning departmental or divisional activities

-Transmit instructions &/or information to & from staff member

-Serve as liaison with internal & external agencies

-Make proper referrals as necessary

-Prepare materials & make arrangements for conferences & travel

-Prepare necessary documents for supervisor's use in meetings

-May attend meetings to take minutes or provide information as requested.
Work requires a broad knowledge of clerical & accounting principles & practices normally acquired through two years of post-secondary education in secretarial science or a related business field. Work generally requires two years of related secretarial/clerical experience to acquire skills necessary to administer office functions related to office management, communications, & budgetary/accounting activities. Excellent customer service skills. Ability to build rapport with internal & external customers. Ability to seek guidance when answer is not clear. Receptive to feedback from others. Ability to prioritize workload Sense of Urgency for time sensitive projects. Teamwork, Attendance, Professionalism, & Excellent Phone demeanor. Takes on other assignments willingly. Accuracy of work. Displays proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite & other office applications & office procedures at intermediate to advanced level with testing demonstrated at 85 % on intermediate level. Makes best use of time. Offers to assist others in department during down time. Seeks to increase skills Asks for stretch assignments. Seeks to know the business & what role department plays within organization.

OfficeTeam is the world's leader in professional staffing for office support jobs, focusing exclusively on the temporary and temporary-to-full-time placement of professionals in the administrative field. We are faster at finding you work because of the depth of our client network. Specifically, our professional staffing managers connect with thousands of hiring managers in North America every week to find your office support job opportunities. We evaluate all of our OfficeTeam temporaries' skills and match them with the needs of top employers in their area.

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