Administrative Assistant Job at Stantec in Toronto, ON

Job Description

We create great places and the connections that get people and goods moving—whether by car, bus, train, plane, or their own two feet. Working within the context of the communities we serve, we provide planning, engineering, and infrastructure management services that fit the needs of our clients and improve the overall transportation experience. Join our team and help us keep communities connected.

Your Opportunity

Our downtown Toronto office (Wellington) is currently seeking a dynamic Administrative Services Coordinator to become part of a dynamic transportation group specializing in the planning and design of major provincial highways, regional and municipal arterial roads, and related local transportation projects.

This opportunity exists for an individual with strong multi-tasking, interpersonal, organizational and communication skills.

Your Key Responsibilities

Preparing and processing correspondence, proposals, presentations, spreadsheets and reports;

Assisting with planning, scheduling, and organizing staff and business development events;

Assisting with project management and business unit responsibilities (budget management, invoicing, project correspondence, reports, project schedules, etc.);

Liaising with staff members and providing assistance as required;

Note taking and production of minutes of meetings;

Entering, maintaining, and organizing electronic records and hard copy files;

Ensuring awareness of and supporting management in adherence to corporate policies and procedures;

Processing expense reports, orders and timecards;

Development of relationships with other supporting departments such as IT, Facilities and Office Management to boost operational efficiency;

Many other duties as assigned.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

Ability to work effectively under pressure in a fast-paced environment

Proficiency in the use of MS Office applications (specifically Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook)

Detail-oriented and highly organized individual with the ability to learn and adapt to computer programs and processes quickly

Excellent written and oral communication skills

Have a positive attitude and enjoy working in a team-based environment

Able to evaluate needs and make effective decisions with minimal guidance

Exceptional time management and multi-tasking skills with the ability to prioritize to meet tight deadlines

Familiarity with MS Project would also be an asset

Education and Experience

High School Diploma with minimum of 2-3 years of administrative experience; or degree/diploma/certificate or equivalent in related field; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Administrative Support

Primary Location: Canada-Ontario-Toronto

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 2100002N

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans

About Company

Company: Stantec

Company Location:  Toronto, ON

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