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Administrative Assistant (San Diego)

San Diego, CA 92121

Posted: 05/17/2024 Employment Type: Contract Industry: Logistics Job Number: 17016 Field of Expertise: Administrative Remote Friendly: No

Job Description

Our client, a package delivery and supply chain management company, is seeking an experienced Administrative Assistant for a 6+ month contract role in San Diego, CA.   This role is fully onsite. 


Job Summary
The Administrative Assistant provides high level administrative support to include complex and confidential functions on behalf of a department head or large department, to complete assigned tasks and projects of a complex nature. Assigned administrative programs and projects. May supervise or give work direction to lower-level clerical personnel.

Job Duties:
  • The ideal candidate for the Administrative Assistant III position may greet visitors, answer requests, answer phones, screen/route callers, take messages, and assist in resolving routine problems and inquiries pertaining to departmental policies / procedures.
  • May supervise or give work direction to lower level clerical personnel.
  • May be responsible for scheduling appointments and engagements on behalf of the department, without prior clearance.
  • May make arrangements and coordinate all details for meetings, conferences and special events including catering requests, presentation materials and equipment.
  • May plan and coordinate meeting arrangements including travel and lodging and process expense reports.
  • May be responsible for interpreting administrative decisions and policies to complete assigned tasks and projects of a complex nature.
  • May review, prioritize and determine actions for all incoming correspondence and mail.
  • May order office supplies and equipment; organize and maintain department filing systems and other records.
  • May assist with creating, maintaining and collecting data for reports, charts, graphs, spreadsheets and databases.
  • May assist with monitoring and approving departmental expenditures, department budget and account records.
  • May make requests for office equipment repairs and work closely with facilities to ensure that equipment, materials and office space are used effectively.
  • May compose documents; maintain relevant databases; update departmental websites and related records.
  • May be exposed to confidential information and handle confidential matters.
  • May research, analyze and summarize data for reports independently and assist with large project coordination.
  • May maintain calendars for management.
Job Requirements:
  • High School Education or equivalent of three years or more of administrative support and understanding of general office procedure experience required.
  • Excellent listening, oral, verbal and written communication skills required.
  • Ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment within understood policies and procedures preferred.
  • Experience with standard report generation; office administrative practices and procedures required.
  • Intermediate skill level or better and knowledge with using computer applications involving word processing, data entry and/or standard report generation including: Microsoft Office Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, and internet search software relevant to the position required.
  • Familiarity with using pivot tables and advanced formulas when working with spreadsheet and reports preferred.
  • Good attention to detail skills and the ability to multitask preferred.
  • Good organizational, problem solving and time management skills a plus and preferred.
  • Must be able to work in a seated position for the duration of the workday preferred.
  • Must perform office tasks using simple hand grasping, fine hand manipulation and reach associated with assigned tasks such as paperwork, computer keyboarding, filing, and calculating preferred.
  • Sufficient ability to communicate through sight, hearing, and/or otherwise, to perform assigned tasks and maintain proper job safety conditions preferred.
Pay Rate- $17.00/hour

Meet Your Recruiter

Kirsten Overlee
Senior Director Recruiting

Kirsten is a highly strategic, results oriented Senior Director of IT Recruiting with more than 20 years of experience attracting and retaining top quality candidates. She currently leads our outstanding IT and Engineering recruiting team and handles account management for some of Corps Teams top clients.

Prior to Corps Team, Kirsten was a Sr Recruiter for two well-known IT Staffing Firms and a Corporate Recruiter for MedImpact Healthcare Systems, Western Digital and Texas Instruments. Kirsten brings a unique expertise to the table based on her diverse recruiting background and has gained a reputation as a no-nonsense recruitment professional. Kirsten can draw upon a diverse history in Talent Acquisition, “Needle in a Haystack”, sourcing, recruitment and screening, Executive Search, Client Relationship Management, Account Management and Client Retention. Kirsten is an active professional member of SHRM and possesses a Bachelor of Business Administration with an emphasis in Management Information Systems. Kirsten will be with Corps Team for ten years this July.

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