Burns & McDonnell Department Assistant in Kansas City, Missouri
This position is responsible for performing general administrative, office support to a specific department with in the company. Duties may include: Answer phones and direct calls; Read and sort incoming mail; Collect bills/invoices; Type memos, correspondence, reports, and other documents; Make travel arrangements; Prepare outgoing mailings and labels, including emails and faxes; Organize and maintain filing system; Coordinate client or vendor lunches, including set-up and clean-up; Reserve conference rooms; Coordinate with internal support departments; Order and maintain supplies; Arrange equipment maintenance or set-up; Keep the department calendar and roster; Occasional project assistance for managers; Assist in Power point presentations; Utilize Access to store and retrieve data; Help coordinate clerical needs of special projects; Complete weekly timecards; Make copies of printed material. Additional duties as assigned by supervisor to assist in the overall success of the group and company.
High School Diploma or equivalent. Minimum two years office/clerical experience. Must be proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel, familiarity with other Microsoft office applications is desirable. Excellent organization skills, attention to detail, communication skills and ability to handle multiple tasks. Some college coursework preferred.
Job Administrative/Office Support
Primary Location US-MO-Kansas City
About Burns & McDonnell
Burns & McDonnell is making the world a more amazing place with more than 5,000 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists and consultants on staff and growing. We strive to create amazing success for our clients and amazing careers for our employee-owners. We take on some of the world’s toughest challenges with the industry’s best thinking.
We have offices and projects spanning the US and the globe. We are proud to rank among FORTUNE magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For. Our culture of 100% employee ownership plays a major role in supporting that outcome. Each employee shares in the ownership of the firm, bringing the commitment of an owner to our projects. Clients appreciate that and have rewarded us with a 90% repeat business rate and decades-long partnerships. Pretty cool for a 100 year old firm that grows organically.
At Burns & McDonnell, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference every day while fulfilling your personal and professional ambitions. Our entrepreneurial culture lets you guide your destiny and shape the path your career travels. And with more than 350 service specialties, your career and development options are abundant.
Burns & McDonnell is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans
Req ID: 192147