Randstad Administrative Assistant in Waltham, Massachusetts

Administrative Assistant

job details:

  • location:Waltham, MA

  • salary:$23 - $24 per hour

  • date posted:Friday, November 9, 2018

  • experience:Experienced

  • job type:Temp to Perm

  • industry:Administrative and Support Services

  • reference:S_703904

  • questions:antoinette.panza@randstadusa.com781-273-1472

job description

Administrative Assistant

Our client in Waltham, Ma is looking for a possible temp to perm administrative assistant to support the current EA and 7 Executives. The Administrative Assistant will provide high-level administrative support by conducting research, handling information requests and performing clerical functions. A typical Administrative Assistant acts as information and communication managers for an office.


Provides assistance in the day-to-day administration of the unit and follows up on pending matters.

Inputs and retrieves data utilizing knowledge of various computer software packages.

Types correspondence, reports, memoranda, special projects, technical papers, and related materials for unit staff.

Formats documents and determines page layout and selection of different fonts.

Researches information, compiles statistics, gathers and summarizes data to prepare complex, non-standard reports.

Receives and screens telephone calls, mail, and visitors.

Routes callers, takes messages, and answers questions relating to the unit's function.

Composes letters and memoranda from verbal direction or knowledge of Company's policies and procedures.

Schedules and coordinates meetings and facilities which may include travel and lodging arrangements.

Orders office supplies. Prepares and processes unit purchase requisitions and vendor invoices.

Organizes and maintains files, correspondence, records, and other documents.Skills

Working hours: 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM


Verbal and written communication skills, multitasking, customer service skills and interpersonal skills.

Ability to work independently and manage one's time.

Ability to keep information organized and confidential.

Must be detail oriented and reliable






Previous experience with computer applications, such as Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.


High school diploma or GED required. 2-4 years experience required.

This is a temp position to start but could lead to contract, working hours 7:AM-4PM, $23-$24 an hour.

If you are interested please email your resume to Antoinette.Panza@randstadusa.com

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