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As an Administrative Assistant you will part of a dedicated and professional team working to provide day to day administrative support to the Managers, Coordinators, and staff of the Real Estate and Development Services business unit. Primary duties include:
Provide calendar management, email and phone support, prioritizing requests and resolving scheduling conflicts
Organize meeting event support including preparing agendas and documents, taking minutes, identifying and following up on action items, arranging catering and/or travel arrangements.
Prioritize and respond to information and requests from members of Council, including the Mayor and Councillors, internal and external stakeholders, business unit and other City of Calgary staff, and citizens.
Order supplies and maintain inventory for business unit.
Provide support for 3-1-1 service requests.
Reconcile monthly corporate credit card statements for division.
Research and compile information, prepare reports, presentations and correspondence.
Create and maintain files in accordance with corporate and business unit records management policies.
Provide administrative support for the recruitment and onboarding of new staff to the business unit.
A completed 1 year certificate in an administrative field with at least 3 years of related administrative experience.
Intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, Teams, PowerPoint) is required.
Prior experience with calendar management and meeting logistics is required.
Knowledge and experience with AP workflow will be considered an asset.
Experience with 3-1-1 service requests is an asset.
You have the ability to assess requests and prioritize items that require immediate attention.
Strong organizational and planning skills to complete a high volume of work in a fast-paced environment
Effective problem-solving skills, the ability to build collaborative working relationships, and the ability to complete tasks with high quality output .
Applicants will be tested for appropriate skills.
Successful applicants must provide proof of qualifications.
Union: CUPE Local 38
Business Unit: Real Estate and Development Services
Position Type: Temporary (up to 12 months)
Location: 323 - 7 Avenue S.E.
Compensation: Pay Grade 6 $29.79 - 39.83 per hour
Days of Work: This position works a 5 day
work week with one day off in a 3 week cycle.
Hours of work: Standard 35 hour work week
Apply By: September 27, 2021
Job ID #: 304528
We value diversity of expertise, talent and opinion which creates an innovative and collaborative environment.
We are committed to a respectful and inclusive workplace and welcome applications from all qualified individuals.
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