The Executive Secretary performs more complex administrative, clerical, and general office duties of a highly confidential nature; transcribes, types, maintains records and files, distributes mail; performs telephone reception; welcomes and directs on-site visitors; duplicates and distributes photocopies; routes faxes; revises work assignments at various subordinate levels to enhance administrative support efforts and meet department objectives; participates in the team or group work activities in the office; performs the above duties and responsibilities in a considerably complex and confidential environment requiring little or no supervision with broad latitude for utilizing judgment and initiative.
The applicant must have an Associate’s degree and the equivalent of two years of full-time secretarial or related experience; or a High School Diploma or High School Equivalency Diploma and the equivalent of three years of full-time secretarial or related experience. The preferred candidate will have excellent organization skills, have the ability to manage different tasks, have professional communication and customer service skills. The preferred candidate will be computer savvy to navigate online portals for student accounts and be proficient in working with Microsoft Excel databases and analyzing/graphing data.
Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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