Job Description for Administrative Assistant

Administrative assistants are employed in a very wide range of fields and provides various types administrative assistance to employees. Depending on the workload, they may be trusted with carrying out tasks for one or many individuals within a department, and cross-department work is sometimes necessary. The tasks they perform vary greatly depending on who they assist; when working for individuals, tasks may be personal in nature, such as running errands and fulfilling tasks as they are assigned.

Administrative Assistant Tasks
  • Greet visitors and callers, route and resolve information requests.
  • Type correspondence, compile data for expense and statistical reports.
  • Schedule travel, appointments and meetings.
  • Coordinate space and office organization; maintaining paper and electronic files.

About Carrollton, Virginia

Isle of Wight County, Virginia
2,347 (50.0%)
2,346 (50.0%)
Carrollton is a census-designated place (CDP) in Isle of Wight County, Virginia, United States. The population as of the 2010 Census was 4,574. Carrollton is located near the southern end of the James River Bridge, across from Newport News, VA. Carrollton has recently experienced growth as a bedroom community. Carrollton is named for the Carroll family, prominent landowners of the 19th century. The remaining family home of the Carroll family is located at the intersection of Reynolds Drive and Norsworthy Drive, and is considered to be in deteriorating condition for many years. At one time the home also is said to have served as the Carrollton Country Store. The Carroll home is one of only a handful of truly historic Carrollton homes. It predates the original Carrollton Post Office, which is now occupied by a locally owned heating business. The old post office is located about 300 feet east of the Carroll home...

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Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

5-9 years

Years of Experience

5-9 years