Administrative Assistant Entry Level

PAE

Chantilly,VA

10/12/2020

Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World

Administrative Assistant Entry Level

Overview:

The Administrative Assistant position performs a variety of administrative duties providing mission support in one or more functions or business areas within the NRO Directorates. The nature of Administrative Assistant work varies from transactional in nature and requires general knowledge of basic administrative processes (Entry Level) to moderately complex (Intermediate Level) and very complex tasks which demands a high degree of autonomy and latitude in planning, organizing, and decision making to fulfill work requirements (Senior Level).

Tasks:

  • Maintain a schedule of appointments for a manager or office
  • Answer routine telephone calls, direct calls and take messages
  • Greet and escort visitors
  • Retrieve, sort, and distribute incoming mail, newspapers, faxes, and other publications/documents
  • Arrange for the delivery of outgoing mail/packages with the mailroom
  • Prepare travel/training arrangements and process travel/training accounting/vouchers for the program office
  • Draft, proofread, edit and coordinate correspondence
  • Perform research and retrieve information from databases and other resources
  • Maintain tracking records and filing systems; archive files
  • Maintain, update and serve as focal point for databases or spreadsheets
  • Assist in planning, scheduling, organizing, and execution of meetings, events, conferences, and off-sites
  • Participate in meetings and events: may serve as recorder and may present position-related information
  • Prepare access rosters and request security clearance transfers
  • Assist in ordering supplies/equipment and arranging for office equipment repairs
  • Perform administrative back up support for other offices

Qualifications:

  • Candidate must possess TS/SCI security clearance with polygraph at time of application.

  • Detail-oriented
  • Ability to communicate effectively and concisely using a variety of styles and techniques appropriate to the audience
  • Ability to participate productively as a contributing member in a team environment
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to be discreet and maintain confidentiality
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office and standard computer applications
  • Knowledge of proper English usage, spelling, grammar, punctuation and sentence structure to ensure that written materials prepared and reviewed are complete, succinct, and formatted correctly

Experience and Education

High School Diploma or GED equivalent and 1 Year of Experience

PAE is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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