Administrative Assistant

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  • Location:

    Norwalk, Connecticut

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  • Salary:

    US$17 - US$18 per year + Depends on experience

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    Eric Hernandez

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Administrative Assistant

Monroe Staffing Services is an award-winning, full-service, temporary and direct placement staffing firm. We provide our clients with commercial, industrial, professional and technical professionals in a variety of industries. We are currently working with a client in the local market looking for a contract Administrative Assistant.

The Administrative Assistant will be responsible for the following:

  • Answer phones and give information to callers, take messages, or transfer calls to appropriate individuals
  • Create, maintain, and enter information into databases
  • Manage paper or electronic filing systems
  • Operate office equipment, such as fax machines, copiers, or phone system
  • Arrange for repair when equipment malfunctions
  • Meet and greet visitors
  • Maintain scheduling and event calendars
  • Compose, type and distribute meeting notes, routine correspondences, or reports, such as presentations or expenses, statistical, or monthly reports
  • Distribute incoming mail or other materials

Administrative Assistant Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of administrative and clerical procedures
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Typing proficiency with solid computer skills (i.e., Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook)
  • Detailed oriented with the ability to prioritize and handle multiple projects, utilizing available resources
  • Ability to shift focus/react appropriately as time-sensitive issues arise
  • Must be a team player

Monroe Staffing Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on their race, color, Religion, gender, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin or other protected classification.