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Administrative Assistant

Windsor Locks, CT 06096

Posted: 03/11/2023 Job Number: 68580 Pay Rate: 29.90

Job Description

Administrative Assistant
Windsor Lock, CT*
Contract position
Shift:  1st, 5/40
Hours:  8:00am to 5:00pm
Pay Rate:  $22.84/hr.
Benefits:  medical, dental, 401K
*Hybrid:  This is a hybrid position requiring onsite work 2 to 4 days per week

Description/Comment:  Administrative Assistant
We are seeking an Administrative Assistant to join the Mission Systems Administrative Support department to support Engineering and Operations on a contract basis. A successful candidate must demonstrate stakeholder management skills, show flexibility, have exceptional time management to keeping things running smoothly, and strong verbal and written communication. Also, the candidate must be solutions-oriented, comfortable with ambiguity and have a passion for process improvement. Primary Responsibilities:  Administrative Assistant
  • Maintains calendars, schedules appointments, arranges departmental meetings/conferences, and attends meetings to take notes.
  • Coordinates and executes departmental events.
  • Book domestic and international travel in accordance with company travel policy, provide guidance on Passport/ Visa applications and proper travel documentation requirements.
  • Prepare expense reports and purchase requisitions.
  • Effectively interface with employees and leaders from other business units and with external business contacts.
  • Assist in preparing and proofreading meeting materials including PowerPoint presentations and other document preparation using Microsoft applications as needed.
  • Strong teamwork skills and a confident ability to offer suggestions on process improvement.
  • Collaborates with other Administrative Assistants to share knowledge and coordinate inter-departmental activities.
  • Maintains office supplies for department, including tracking, ordering, and organizing.
  • Assist in tasks associated with onboarding of new employees.
  • Perform other general administrative and project duties as requested by leadership.
  • Job duties may change at any time due to business need.
Additional Desired Skills/Traits:  Administrative Assistant
  • Agility and flexibility in response to changing priorities and business needs.
  • Exceptional customer relationship skills.
  • Proven ability to manage tasks, work under pressure, and consistently make deadlines.
  • Demonstrate ability and willingness to continuously acquire new competencies and accept new challenges.
  • Able to handle confidential material with the utmost discretion.
  • Ensure communications are clear, thorough, and specific, with attention to follow-through.
  • Accountable with a high degree of initiative; ability to balance fluctuating workload and tasks.
  • Comfortable learning new tools and technology concepts quickly.
  • Experience using Concur, SAP, SharePoint, and Ariba.
  • Patience and the ability to remain calm in stressful situations.
  • Basic Qualifications:  Administrative Assistant
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Undergraduate college degree preferred.
  • Previous experience in customer service roles.
  • Proficient with MS Office Suite.
  • Must be U.S. citizen or permanent resident (green card holder).

EEO Statement Apollo Professional Solutions, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, disability status, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, protected veteran status, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other status or characteristic protected under federal, state, or local law.

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