Secretary (Posting #18-062) for Inclusion Powell River Society


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Position:Secretary (Posting #18-062)
Employer:Inclusion Powell River Society
Sector:Social Assistance
Closing Date:2018-Jul-02
Salary or Wage:Starting at $16.99 per hour
Full or Part Time:Part Time
Location:Powell River, BC
Start Date:ASAP


Required Abilities:
- Demonstrated ability to use e-mail, and a range of software applications proficiently and independently
- Demonstrated ability to type 70 words per minute
- Expert level of MS Excel and Word knowledge
- Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
- Ability to organize work and carry out the duties of the position with independence
- Ability to operate telephone office messaging and other office equipment
- Superior oral, interpersonal and written communication skills
- Demonstrated pleasant and positive demeanour
- Ability to participate as a member of a team
- Ability to provide support to staff in project development.
- Ability to organize, implement and complete project work and assist in presentations.
- Ability to compose brief memos and letters.
- Excellent editing skills, including accurate grammar and spelling editing
- Ability to prioritize and balance multiple deadlines
- Ability to adapt to multiple office sites.
- Ability to take dictation and meeting minutes
- This position is for 15 hours per week

Duties and Responsibilities

- The Secretary provides a variety of administrative and secretarial supports to the Child and Family Service teams as assigned by the Administrative Supervisor
- She/he assumes receptionist duties at the Cranberry Children’s center and assists with coordinating building use and maintenance
- She/he may assist with coordinating annual events in the division and ensure plans fit within resources
- She/he generates reports from a variety of information sources and databases and submits to INCLUSION POWELL RIVER and to funders
- She/he is dedicated and knowledgeable a member of an organization wide team. As such, when deemed qualified, he/she may provide services to individuals in related programs when required
- The Secretary is familiar with and participates in ensuring that the strategic goals of the agency are met

Additional Details

- If you wish to be considered for this position, please apply by email to by midnight of the closing date. You MUST quote the posting number #18-062 in the subject line. Applications can also be hand delivered to Pat Townsley at #201 4675 Marine Ave. Applications will only be accepted in the methods above. Applications submitted to any other address will not be considered.

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