Kelly Services Administrative Assistant in Middletown, Connecticut

Job Description

Administrative Assistant

Middletown, CT

Temporary Assignment

Approximate end date August, 2018

20 hour week, M-F 9am-1pm


Job Summary:

The temporary administrative assistant collaborates with other members of Administrative office to ensure effective operation of the office. S/he provides support for administrative staff and is responsible for office management and various administrative tasks.

Tasks/Duties/Responsibilities (will be assigned based on hires availability and schedule):

  • Office Management/Customer service

  • Process outgoing mail as needed

  • Answer general phone line and greet visitors; respond to request for legal assistance by referring individuals to appropriate agency; respond to other requests in an appropriate manner or refer to appropriate staff member for response.

  • Monitor general voicemail and return or forward messages as appropriate

  • Support human resources and accounting functions as needed

  • Collect employee travel claims; validate reimbursement claims for payment through payroll

  • Collect purchase requisitions from all offices; create purchase orders for finance director, deputy director or executive director signature; submit all purchase orders to vendors as appropriate

Check office supplies for the administrative office as needed, following purchasing procedures

  • Schedule board meetings in accordance with board member availability and space availability; follow up with board members to confirm attendance at board meetings

  • Order/purchase food for board meetings

Other duties as needed


Education: Bachelor's Degree preferred, not required

Experience: At least one year of clerical experience preferred, not required

Skills: Microsoft Office proficient, problem solving, communication, time management

Characteristics: Work well as part of a team, work well in a fast paced environment

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Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is

committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity

is The Law.