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 Sauget, Illinois

St. Clair County, Illinois
179 (56.3%)
139 (43.7%)
Sauget (/sɔːˈʒeɪ/ saw-ZHAY) is a village in St. Clair County, Illinois, United States. It is part of Greater St. Louis. The population was 159 at the 2010 census, down from 249 in 2000. Sauget is located at 38°35′13″N 90°10′0″W (38.587013, -90.166690). According to the 2010 census, Sauget has a total area of 4.594 square miles (11.90 km2), of which 4.23 square miles (10.96 km2) (or 92.08%) is land and 0.364 square miles (0.94 km2) (or 7.92%) is water. Sauget is located in the American Bottom, the floodplain of the Mississippi River opposite St. Louis, Missouri. Sauget was incorporated as "Monsanto" in 1926. It was formed to provide a lighter regulatory environment and low taxes for the Monsanto chemical plants at a time when local jurisdictions had most of the responsibility for environmental rules. It was renamed in honor of Leo Sauget, its first Village President. The Village was incorporated in part in response to the failure of government...

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Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

5-9 years

Years of Experience

5-9 years

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
vision benefits
no benefits