Siemens Administrative Assistant II - Mount Prospect, IL in Mount Prospect, Illinois

Administrative Assistant II - Mount Prospect, IL

Locations:Mount Prospect, Illinois

Job Family: Internal Services


English (US)

Job Description

Division: Building Technologies

Business Unit: Field Operations

Requisition Number: 201558

Primary Location: United States-Illinois-Mount Prospect

Assignment Category: Full-time regular

Experience Level: Mid level

Education Required Level: High School Diploma / (GED)

Travel Required: 5%

Division Description:

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthineers and Financial Services.

The Siemens Building Technologies Division is the world market leader for safe, energy efficient and environmentally friendly buildings and infrastructure. As a technology partner, consultant, service provider, system integrator and product supplier, Building Technologies offers fire protection, security, building automation, heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) and energy management products and services.

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Position Overview:

Under limited supervision, provides general administrative/secretarial support to a department or group of professionals.

Requires regular use of business vocabulary and a detailed knowledge of company operations, organizational procedures and personnel. Makes independent decisions regarding planning, organizing and scheduling of work within established guidelines. May handle confidential materials and matters.

Prepares and types drafts, articles, reports, proposals, charts, and a variety of routine correspondence using appropriate PC-based software packages for word processing, presentation, database and spreadsheet applications. Proofreads and edits drafts and final materials for appropriate and consistent format. Corrects punctuation, spelling and grammar. Compiles and analyzes information for inclusion in reports or presentation materials, prepares charts, graphs, and tables as necessary. Receives and responds to routine correspondence following established procedures with management review. Receives, screens, and routes incoming telephone calls, furnishes information when possible, and conveys messages to appropriate personnel; place calls, receive visitors, arrange appointments and maintain a calendar. Administers department record keeping system and/or maintain various department records files in accordance with company policies and procedures. Reviews requests for information and determines the appropriateness of release. Carries out special projects and assignments as requested; compiles, analyzes, and prepares data for administrative reports and presentations.

Schedules conferences, meetings and appointments; notifies attendees and makes necessary arrangements. Arrange and confirm travel reservations selecting an economical and time efficient mode of transportation and lodging. Receives and distributes incoming mail, assemble correspondence for mailing, receive and transmit material using fax machine and collating and assembling documents. Monitors inventory levels of office and departmental supplies, initiate purchase orders as necessary to maintain proper inventory or meet department office supply needs.

High School degree or equivalent required. Vocational training or some college preferred. A minimum of 3-5 years of secretarial and administrative experience. Strong PC skills using software packages for word processing, presentations, spreadsheet, and databases required for data analysis, report generation, presentations and general correspondence. Requires the ability to exercise independent judgment and basic reasoning skills.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

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