Location: Mankato, MN, USA
**Department** Quality Management Services
Applies administrative assistant expertise to perform a variety of secretarial/clerical tasks. Is accountable for ensuring accuracy and completeness of all documents. Tasks may include transcribing correspondence; maintaining calendars; scheduling meetings; making travel arrangements; answering telephones and providing related follow-through; filing; preparing reports, meeting agendas and minutes, and presentation materials; processing reimbursement for travel and other professional expenses; and maintaining records. Routinely serves as a resource and mentor to others as opportunities arise. Demonstrates initiative, proficiency, and good judgment to optimize the time of those supported. Strong organizational and communication skills and a commitment to quality and excellence in service are important components of the role.
Requires successful completion of a one- or two-year degree/diploma in an administrative assistant/secretarial field or a minimum of two years' experience in a secretarial/administrative assistant role.
Related experience in performing responsibilities such as managing calendars, creating correspondence/reports/presentations, database/spreadsheet management, coordinating travel, etc. Requires excellent application of grammar, punctuation, and English usage. Must have computer experience and possess proficiency on technical office equipment (computer, printer, dictation equipment, phone system, fax machine, etc). Must possess high-level skill in organization, clerical aptitude, interpersonal relations, excellent written and oral communication skills, and have the ability to prioritize and handle a variety of tasks simultaneously, including standard office practices and independent composition of letters. Must demonstrate good decision-making and judgment as well as attention to detail and follow-through. Must be able to adapt to a rapidly changing environment. Typing skill of 60 WPM and experience with secretarial/clerical software, preferred.
**License or certification** None required.
**Exemption status** Non-exempt
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $17.91 per hour.
**Benefits eligible** Yes
**Schedule** Full Time
**Hours / Pay period** 80
**Schedule details** 7:30-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday; some ability to flex
**Site description** Mankato is one of the largest cities in southern MN and has earned several livability awards. Mankato's economic growth leads Minnesota and is among the top in the nation. The city has a contiguous population area of 96,740 and 1.6 million people live within 60 miles of Mankato. Greater Mankato is centrally located in south central Minnesota, nestled in the scenic beauty of the Minnesota River Valley, with convenient access to Minneapolis-St. Paul just one hour away.
**Category** Office & Administrative Support
**Job posting number** 127366BR
**Recruiter** Kaela Peterson
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