PALMER GROUP Administrative Assistant in WEST DES MOINES, Iowa

Use your administrative skills to further the education of others! Our Des Moines client needs an Administrative Assistant for a departmental section. The best candidates for this role will be able to multi-task well and maintain flexibility in their daily work. This role will be foundational to the department as it will do a variety of tasks. Apply now to be considered for this position!Responsibilities:Perform receptionist duties, including answering phones and data entryCoordinate multiple programs and eventsTrack usage data of department materialSchedule appointments and travel arrangementsCreate and maintain department materials and reportsUpdate website informationBackup department staff as neededRequirements:Diploma or equivalentAssociates preferred, bachelors desirable3-5 years of related work experienceExperience in education and/or assistance in student support preferredExemplary computer skills, 45 wpm minimumStrong attention to detail and ability to multi-taskCommitment to inclusivity and diversityHours: 8:00AM-5:00PM Monday-Friday, some early 8-hour shifts requiredPalmer Group offers our valued temporary and contract employees, Health, Dental, and Vision insurance the 1st of the month after 60 days of employment. These plans are fully compliant with the Affordable Care Act standards.