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Project Assistant
Ref No.: 18-01879
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Downers Grive, IL
Chicago, IL
Job Title: Project Assistant
Job Duration: 6+ Months
Job Location: Downers Grive, IL & Chicago, IL


Description:
Standard PA, not the tech writer position we have discussed previously.
Please note a potential split between Downer's Grove and Downtown.
It would be ideal to have someone who could help with drawing management.
This position is responsible for performing general administrative, office support for company projects. Duties may include: Keep and maintain project files; Maintain project e-mail box; Document control - data entry; Track projects and produce monthly progress reports; Work with specs, changes and finalizing; Facilitate questions regarding projects and research information; Maintain tracking system for projects; Record minutes from Project Manager meetings; Answer phones and direct calls; Read and sort incoming mail; Collect bills/invoices; Type memos, correspondence, reports, and other documents; Make travel arrangements; Prepare outgoing mailings and labels, including emails and faxes; Organize and maintain filing system; Coordinate client or vendor lunches, including set-up and clean-up; Reserve conference rooms; Coordinate with internal support departments; Order and maintain supplies; Arrange equipment maintenance or set-up; Keep the department calendar and roster; Occasional project assistance for managers; Assist in Power point presentations; Utilize Access to store and retrieve data; Help coordinate clerical needs of special projects; Complete weekly timecards; Make copies of printed material. Additional duties as assigned by supervisor to assist in the overall success of the group and company.

Requirements:
High School degree or equivalent. Minimum two years office/clerical experience. An advanced knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint required. Excellent organization skills, attention to detail, communication skills and ability to handle multiple tasks. Some college coursework preferred.