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Executive Administrative Assistant

Req. #:  14964
Department: Strategy & Development
Location: Montreal, QC CA
Job Status: Permanent Full-time
Grade:  05
Category: Administrative Support/General Services

Reporting to the new Vice President, Corporate Development, the Executive Administrative Assistant must provide complete secretarial services and diversified complex administrative support to executives, which requires in-depth understanding of corporate activities and practices.

  • Prepares/composes/translates letters, prepares/maintains reports, reads mail and highlights action or important items and attaches relevant files or information for review.
  • Sets up, prepares and/or maintains confidential files, records, reports and budgets.
  • Compiles and maintains information. Performs various searches and draft reports.
  • Handles travel and other arrangements, as required.
  • Processes/manages expenses related to travel and budget activities.
  • Coordinates superior’s agenda.
  • Provides Committees with support with regards to their administrative responsibilities. Coordinates meeting logistics and printed material.
  • Coordinates, establishes and maintains various departmental administrative standards with other Administrative Assistants. Makes process improvement recommendations.
  • Act as a key resource in projects related to administrative issues.
  • Performs other related activities, as assigned, in support of departmental and/or corporate objectives.


  • DEC in office systems, administration or other relevant training
  • Minimum of 5-7 years experience in a similar position
  • Fluent in French and English, both orally and in writing (ease with spelling, proofreading, punctuation and grammar)
  • Excellent understanding of Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel)
  • Advanced knowledge of Powerpoint
  • Strong organization, management, priority setting and multitasking skills
  • Demonstrates professionalism, resourcefulness and independence

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