This position is characterized by the performance of a variety of administrative and office support duties. Positions require knowledge of company and departmental policies and procedures in order to communicate information involving programs, functions, and services. Duties performed may include preparation of documents and reports, the use of office technology, compiling records, organizing and maintaining files, posting information, greeting/referring/assisting others, mail distribution, and photocopying. The range of duties includes, but is not limited to, collecting and verifying data, summarizing and reconciling information or financial data, records management, review and processing, research and inventory. Positions may serve as the primary staff assistant to a department or manager. At the advanced level, may serve as a lead worker or may provide supervision to other employees.
In addition to the above:
Organizes and prioritizes large volumes of information and calls.
Performs desktop publishing. Creates and develops visual presentations.
Establishes, develops, maintains and updates filing system. Retrieves information from files when needed.
Establishes, develops, maintains and updates library of trade journals and magazines
Schedules and organizes complex activities such as meetings, travel, conferences and department activities for members of the department. Arranges complex and detailed travel plans and itineraries. Compiles documents for travel-related meetings. Processes travel expense forms.
Compiles data and prepares reports.
Drafts written responses or replies by phone or e-mail when necessary for staff members, as requested. Responds to regularly occurring requests for information
Works independently or as a member of a team on special and ongoing projects.
Acts as a liaison with other departments and outside agencies, including high-level staff.
Handles confidential and non-routine information and explains departmental policies when necessary.
2 – 4 Years of related experience.
Ability to gather, recommend and summarize data for reports, finds solutions to various administrative problems, and prioritizes work.
Work requires attention to detail in composing, typing and proofing materials, establishing priorities and meeting deadlines.
A high school diploma and/or equivalent
Two-year secretarial science or business administration program or vocational certificate in a secretarial or administrative profession preferred.
PRA is an EEO/AA employer and is committed to providing opportunities to minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities.