An office assistant maintains the day to day office operations. The assistant’s main responsibilities include receiving and distributing communications, maintaining office equipment and office supplies, delivering and picking up items, inputting data and making copies of paperwork.
Often, Office Assistants will work as customer service representatives as well. To serve customers you may need to assist the receptionist, answer any questions a client may have, confirm customer orders and keep them updated on their order status.
As an office assistant, your day to day responsibilities may include:
Office Assistants are integral to providing support for other office members and maintaining a productive working environment. A skilled Office Assistant will:
Office Assistant positions are usually entry level jobs and as such usually only require a high school diploma and knowledge of computer based programs, such as Microsoft Office Suite. However, candidates with higher education and prior experience will be preferred.START INTERVIEW NOW START INTERVIEW NOW
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