Dynamic Administrative Assistant - Project Management Firm



  • Office Professionals
  • Job Code: RH1481274918
  • Posted: September 18, 2018
David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client to recruit a Dynamic Administrative Assistant (temporary 4 month contract) based in South Edmonton.

Our client, a global project management firm, is currently seeking a dynamic administrative assistant to assist the Senior District management team. The position requires a diverse individual who can work as part of a team and with minimal supervision and is adaptable to a changing environment.

Confidentiality, attention to detail and intermediate skill level of MS Word, Excel and Power Point is crucial for this position.
Are you interested in joining a rapidly growing innovative organization? Apply now before this position is filled!

The Role:

  • Maintaining department database and records management system
  • Processing expenses, invoices and purchase orders
  • Preparing website updates with approved content
  • Tracking statistical data
  • Coordinating event logistics, confirming attendance, creating invitations
  • Assisting with events and processing reports and travel authorization forms
  • Preparing event and focus group surveys
  • Compiling data and creating charts and reports
  • Confidentially liaising with committee members, internal groups and stakeholders
  • Managing the Senior Manager's schedule and acting as a gatekeeper for phone calls and emails
  • Preparing documents for the Director
  • Creating and distributing agendas 
  • Assisting the senior district management team with any other administrative duties 
  • Covering reception when needed
The Ideal Candidate:

  • 2 - 5 years of administrative experience
  • Previous experience in working special events is preferred
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Familiarity with Records/ Information management and or library or survey software is an asset
  • Intermediate MS Word skills with the ability to draft memos
  • Intermediate Excel skills with the ability to create basic spreadsheets and enter data
  • Professional image and excellent customer service and interpersonal skills
  • Strong multi-tasking and time management abilities
  • Ability to work well independently with minimal supervision
If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly to Rachael Healy, Consultant, Aplin Office Professionals, Temporary / Permanent. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. #LI-DNP


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Rachael Healy

Office Professionals



  • 780.229.2010
  • rhealy@aplin.com

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