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administrative assistant - office


Source: Job Bank

Location

Dartmouth, NS
B3B0M7

Salary

$27.50 hourly

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 32 hours per week
  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: Experience an asset

Tasks

  • Arrange and co-ordinate seminars, conferences, etc.
  • Plan and control budget and expenditures
  • Supervise other workers
  • Establish and implement policies and procedures
  • Train, direct and motivate staff
  • Assign, co-ordinate and review projects and programs
  • Record and prepare minutes of meetings, seminars and conferences
  • Determine and establish office procedures and routines
  • Oversee the classification and rating of occupations
  • Schedule and confirm appointments
  • Manage contracts
  • Answer telephone and relay telephone calls and messages
  • Answer electronic enquiries
  • Order office supplies and maintain inventory
  • Negotiate collective agreements on behalf of employers or workers
  • Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate daily operations
  • Arrange travel, related itineraries and make reservations
  • Greet people and direct them to contacts or service areas
  • Open and distribute regular and electronic incoming mail and other material and co-ordinate the flow of information
  • Set up and maintain manual and computerized information filing systems
  • Type and proofread correspondence, forms and other documents
  • Conduct research
  • Perform data entry
  • Provide customer service
  • Recruit and hire workers and carry out related staffing actions
  • Recruit and hire staff
  • Maintain and manage digital database
  • Perform basic bookkeeping tasks
  • Conduct performance reviews
  • Supervise office and volunteer staff

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Ability to work independently
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Attention to detail
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Large workload

Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • On-site amenities
  • Parking available

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