Location: Kingston, Ontario, Canada
The Administrative Assistant will provide senior-level administrative support to the Vice-Dean Research and the Office of Research in Queen’s Health Sciences (QHS). In addition to planning and coordinating diverse administrative activities, the incumbent will plan and lead projects supporting key initiatives for the Office of Research and Queen’s Health Sciences strategic priorities, support and oversee the QHS research operating budget and coordinate high profile events. This includes analyzing information, identifying key deliverables, as well as maintaining a timeline to ensure accuracy and progression towards achieving the goal and follows up as required.
The incumbent will act as a contact and resource to senior staff and liaises with other offices in the faculty, university and with outside agencies.
This position provides administrative and planning assistance to senior staff to support operations. This position arranges meetings, special events, and appointments, assembles and prepares critical information for meetings, and follows up as required. This position coordinates schedules of senior staff, and determines relative priorities to ensure urgent/sensitive matters receive immediate attention. This positions also analyzes data, and prepares reports and statistics.
Vaccination requirements, if any: Employees must be fully vaccinated.