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MDACC-Administrative Assistant I

  • ID: 493947
  • Posted: 10/13/2021
  • Location: Houston, TX
  • Category: Admin - Administrative
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 3 - 6 Months


Acara Solutions is looking for a MDACC-Administrative Assistant I for our Client located in Houston, TX.

  • Performs complex administrative tasks and secretarial duties requiring independent judgment within general guidelines in the Food and Nutrition Services Department.
  • Directly supports department administration and staff in daily operations. Spends the majority of time supporting administrative functions.
  • Impacts department efficiency and productivity.
  • Customer Service Greet visitors. Screen and route phone calls, arrange meetings, gather supplies, mail, small equipment for pick-up.
  • Arrange for services as needed from office equipment, training, and department on boarding.
  • Assist customers with catering administrative support, as needed. Provide support as need for meetings (Zoom and Microsoft Teams).
  • Clerical Possess good interpersonal skills when interacting with customers and co-workers. Promote teamwork between all department personnel.
  • Compiles and arranges complex data. Composes and processes repetitive and non-repetitive documents in accordance with established procedures.
  • Prepares and audits varied reports.
  • Use complex software system to update and retrieve information. Maintains office inventories. Organizes office procedures to ensure effective operation.
  • Sorts, files, updates and maintains records as needed. Answers phone, conveys messages, runs errands and makes copies.
  • Retrieves and distributes mail to the appropriate individual(s). Schedules meetings, conferences, and arranges for meeting space, equipment, and catering as needed.
  • Provides support to food service operations managers, including preparing labels and signage as needed.
  • Human Resources Serves as backup to Administrative Coordinator in preparing weekly payroll on Kronos system and notifies the appropriate manager when employees are out of compliance.
  • Creates and maintains personnel files for all department staff members.
  • Interprets and implements administrative policies and procedures; ensures department policy and procedure manual is updated annually.
  • Tracks employee deliverables and provides reports to leadership team.
  • Purchasing and Inventory Tracks purchases and pick-ups for reconciliation and budgeting.
  • Maintains inventory as needed
  • Other duties as assigned Includes, but not limited to, participation and assistance with performance improvement projects.

Pay and Benefits:                                                                                                   

  • The salary for this position is $ 19.28 per hour (Max Pay rate).
Job Requirements

Required Skills / Qualifications:
  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Minimum of 4 years' experience in secretarial including advanced secretarial duties.

Preferred Skills / Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Specialized training in secretarial skills (such as word processing and business).
  • Knowledge or Microsoft Office Suite, intermediate skills in Microsoft Outlook, Zoom, and Visio
  • The incumbent should be a confident self-starter who needs little or no supervision in completing tasks.

Additional Information:

  • Upon offer of employment, the individual will be subject to a background check and a drug screen.

Aleron companies (Acara Solutions, Aleron Shared Resources, Broadleaf Results, Lume Strategies, TalentRise, Viaduct, and Aleron's strategic partner, SDI) are Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, sex, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis. The Aleron companies welcome and encourage applications from diverse candidates, including people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for applicants taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Applicants for this position must be legally authorized to work in the United States. This position does not meet the employment requirements for individuals with F-1 OPT STEM work authorization status.

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