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Admin/Receptionist - Full Time

Advertiser: Indesco Pty LimitedMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
8 Feb 2019
Location
ACT
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Administration & Office Support, Administrative Assistants

Admin/Receptionist - Full Time

Indesco is a highly respected multidisciplinary engineering and landscape consultancy with offices in Sydney and Canberra. We provide services in the fields of project management, engineering, landscape design and construction management. 

About you:

The ideal candidate will have proven experience in demonstrating strong reception/administrative skills. They must be able to work with a high degree of independence within a very busy team. The candidate must be mature, well organised, flexible and enjoy the administrative challenges of supporting an office of diverse people.

Position responsibilities include:

  • Managing the reception area, including the greeting of clients;
  • Answering and directing telephone and email enquiries in a timely and appropriate manner;
  • Preparation of correspondence, reports and spreadsheets;
  • Processing incoming and outgoing mail;
  • Arranging courier services;
  • Ordering office equipment, supplies and stationery as directed;
  • Being involved in the administrative duties relating to tender preparation and report submissions; 
  • Assisting in organising staff and client functions;
  • Working in accordance with Quality Assurance (QA) system procedures;
  • Assist in maintaining the QA system;
  • Maintaining office facilities. This includes daily tidying/cleaning of the kitchen area, printing facilities (including topping up paper as needed), reception area and meeting rooms (general tidiness);
  • Providing administrative assistance to the Directors, Office/HR Manager and other staff as required and directed.

The right candidate will have the ability to work under pressure while juggling multiple competing tasks, strong problem solving skills, a can-do attitude and a keen sense of humour.

Essential skills and experience include:

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Possess a high level of proficiency in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and other office related programs.
  • Professional presentation and manner.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Reliability and punctuality.

Desirable skills and experience:

  • Ability to work with limited supervision;
  • Formal qualifications in business or office administration.
  • Experience with the InDesign software program.
  • Experience with QA systems.

Indesco offers ongoing training and professional development opportunities.

How to apply: 

To apply for this position, please submit:

a) a one-page cover letter telling us why you think you would be an excellent addition to our team; and

b) Your resume, which shouldn't be longer than three pages.

Please apply by selecting the APPLY FOR THIS JOB button on this page. Please do not send applications directly to the advertiser. Only applications received through Seek will be considered. Applications for this position will close at 5pm on 28 February 2019, or earlier if a suitable candidate is identified before then.

  • Applicants identified for an interview will be contacted directly.
  • Please note that applicants must be currently living in and permitted to work in Australia
  • Submissions via recruitment agencies will not be considered

Benefits of working at Indesco

We provide a diverse and inclusive work environment and offer many benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing.

  • State of the art, modern and contemporary offices
  • Wellbeing benefits e.g. vaccinations,  employee assistance program
  • Staff social events
  • Professional memberships
  • Professional and technical development opportunities
www.indesco.com.au
CANBERRA
Level 1 Equinox 4
70 Kent Street
DEAKIN ACT 2600
Phone: (02) 6285 1022
SYDNEY
Suite 401 Level 4
24 Hunter St
PARRAMATTA NSW 2150
Phone: (02) 9633 2273
WOLLONGONG
Suite 1, Ground Floor
25 Atchison Street
WOLLONGONG NSW 2500
Phone: (02) 4288 4401

Indesco is a highly respected multidisciplinary engineering and landscape consultancy with offices in Sydney and Canberra. We provide services in the fields of project management, engineering, landscape design and construction management. 

About you:

The ideal candidate will have proven experience in demonstrating strong reception/administrative skills. They must be able to work with a high degree of independence within a very busy team. The candidate must be mature, well organised, flexible and enjoy the administrative challenges of supporting an office of diverse people.

Position responsibilities include:

  • Managing the reception area, including the greeting of clients;
  • Answering and directing telephone and email enquiries in a timely and appropriate manner;
  • Preparation of correspondence, reports and spreadsheets;
  • Processing incoming and outgoing mail;
  • Arranging courier services;
  • Ordering office equipment, supplies and stationery as directed;
  • Being involved in the administrative duties relating to tender preparation and report submissions; 
  • Assisting in organising staff and client functions;
  • Working in accordance with Quality Assurance (QA) system procedures;
  • Assist in maintaining the QA system;
  • Maintaining office facilities. This includes daily tidying/cleaning of the kitchen area, printing facilities (including topping up paper as needed), reception area and meeting rooms (general tidiness);
  • Providing administrative assistance to the Directors, Office/HR Manager and other staff as required and directed.

The right candidate will have the ability to work under pressure while juggling multiple competing tasks, strong problem solving skills, a can-do attitude and a keen sense of humour.

Essential skills and experience include:

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Possess a high level of proficiency in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and other office related programs.
  • Professional presentation and manner.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Reliability and punctuality.

Desirable skills and experience:

  • Ability to work with limited supervision;
  • Formal qualifications in business or office administration.
  • Experience with the InDesign software program.
  • Experience with QA systems.

Indesco offers ongoing training and professional development opportunities.

How to apply: 

To apply for this position, please submit:

a) a one-page cover letter telling us why you think you would be an excellent addition to our team; and

b) Your resume, which shouldn't be longer than three pages.

Please apply by selecting the APPLY FOR THIS JOB button on this page. Please do not send applications directly to the advertiser. Only applications received through Seek will be considered. Applications for this position will close at 5pm on 28 February 2019, or earlier if a suitable candidate is identified before then.

  • Applicants identified for an interview will be contacted directly.
  • Please note that applicants must be currently living in and permitted to work in Australia
  • Submissions via recruitment agencies will not be considered

Benefits of working at Indesco

We provide a diverse and inclusive work environment and offer many benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing.

  • State of the art, modern and contemporary offices
  • Wellbeing benefits e.g. vaccinations,  employee assistance program
  • Staff social events
  • Professional memberships
  • Professional and technical development opportunities
The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • Do you have experience in an administration role?
  • Which of the following Microsoft Office products are you experienced with?
  • What's your expected annual base salary?
  • How much notice are you required to give your current employer?

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