Administrative Assistant

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Posting title
Administrative Assistant

Roles and responsibilities

Must be a US Citizen
5 month contract position
W2 with full benefits
Must be able to pass background check and drug screen

Job Description:
Report to Section Manager however, provide office support to ~40 individuals which involves providing various daily, weekly and/or monthly reporting for customers and section members; distributing information; coordinating requests and receiving visitors; arranging travel; setting up meetings, special events/conferences; scheduling appointments and recurring training; maintaining calendars for leadership; setting up and maintaining files, purchasing and organizing supplies; arranging purchase of and tracking communications and IT equipment; assisting with presentation materials, spreadsheets and reports; accountable for facilities service requests to maintain office equipment and a safe working environment; direct customer help inquiries; supports on-boarding and off-boarding process; participate on teams within own organization with some interaction with organizational peers; resolve immediate day-to-day common issues; ad hoc duties as required

Required Skills:
Highly motivated, collaboration, very organized, strong written and verbal communication skills, team oriented, solid understanding of general job aspects; strong MS Office skills particularly Excel and Powerpoint; makes few errors; takes responsibility and ownership of own work.

Desired Skills:
Uses opportunities to learn new work, learns expanded areas of job aspects; understanding of JPL applicable policies, procedures, and practices; may use innovative and creative approaches to analyze special situations; uses opportunities to propose new work techniques; thrives on high levels of interactions with others

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