Office Administrative Assistant

  • Charlotte, NC
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Simply Put, A Great Place to Work

Benesch is a growing, multi-disciplined planning, engineering, and professional services firm. We enhance infrastructure and communities across the country – creating spaces and providing connections in ways that make a difference.

We pride ourselves on being nimble enough to remain responsive to client needs, yet large enough to offer exceptional bench strength. As a member of our team, you’ll have an opportunity to draw from those resources when you need them, and likewise, contribute your expertise when you have something to share.

At Benesch, we are looking for candidates with varied backgrounds and worldviews. Diverse ideas come from diverse people, and we are committed to offering an inclusive work environment where everyone feels valued and respected. Statistics show that women and underrepresented groups are less likely to apply for a position if they don’t meet 100% of the qualifications. If this statement resonates with you – don’t be so hard on yourself. Apply for the job!


Administrative Assistant 

The Administrative Assistant will provide professional administrative and project support primarily to the North Carolina Division. This position will be based in the Charlotte office and accountable to the North Carolina leadership team. Projecting a professional appearance as well as excellent utilization of Microsoft Suite software and verbal communication skills is a must. The position will be Part-Time (32) in-office hours, full time will be considered. 

Location

This position will report to our Charlotte office a minimum of 3 days per week.  Other days may be worked from remote location.

 The Impact You Will Have:
  • Prepare or assist with the preparation of correspondence, reports, and materials for publications and presentations
  • Provide receptionist, general administrative and clerical duties associated with office operations
  • Perform data entry and maintenance of client relations management database.
  • Coordinate and track potential client engagement, interaction and follow up activities.
  • Set up and coordinate client-related activities, outings, meetings and conferences as required (e.g., arranging meeting space, coordinating logistics, equipment, catering)
  • Plan and coordinate office events
  • Attend internal and project meetings to support management or the project team as requested
  • Coordinate and manage travel arrangements as required
  • Manage pool vehicle inventory and schedule/coordinate service as needed
  • Coordinate with and provide administrative support to Division, Regional, and Corporate staff as requested
  • Assist project managers with basic project set up, organization and tasks related to correspondence and general reporting
  • Manage new employee onboarding processes, building maintenance-office access, employee announcements, operate office equipment, ordering of supplies and maintenance
  • Accountable for organization of common space, ordering office supplies, and overall support of office efforts.
 What You Will Need:
  • Experience working in the A/E/C or Professional Services Industries preferred
  • Advanced skill and knowledge of Microsoft Office products
  • Advanced writing, editing, proofreading and review skills
  • Aptitude to work independently as well as in a professional office environment
  • Familiarity with Deltek Vision would be a bonus
  • Experience with local governments is preferred but not required. #LI-MF1

Explore the Benefits of working at Benesch! 

Benesch is a great company to work for! Our comprehensive benefits package includes paid over-time, exceptional retirement fund contributions, flexible schedules, wellness incentives, and all-around great people to work with. Take your career to the next level by applying today.

Our benefits package is designed to take care of our employees. The health and wellness of our employees is essential to their success both personally and professionally. That is why we invest in our employees’ well-being by providing a comprehensive benefits package to help them live a healthy lifestyle. Each option can be customized to meet the needs of our employees and their families. 

Benesch offers a generous paid time benefits plan that increases throughout your career plus several paid holidays.  Our benefits include medical, dental, and vision benefits. We also include company-paid life insurance, short term, and long-term disability plans. Benesch offers a 401K plan and profit-sharing contributions to the 401K plan with the potential of 9% total employer contribution to your retirement savings!! 

From insurance and retirement plan to our wellness programs, we provide employee benefits that meet your wants and needs. Click here to learn more about some of the benefits of working at Benesch! 

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Benesch is an Equal Employment Opportunity/ Affirmative Action/ Disability/ Protected Veteran Employer. Qualified applicants are evaluated without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation or belief, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected characteristic. For more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please download the below documents:

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We will be accepting applications on an ongoing basis until a candidate is found.

Benesch is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with a physical disability or other impairment.

If you are limited in your ability or are unable to access Benesch's Careers website due to a physical disability or other impairment, you may request a reasonable accommodation by emailing TalentAcquisition@benesch.com. This option is only available to those in need of an accommodation due to a disability or other impairment. Please do not use this as an alternative method for general inquiries or status on applications as you will not receive a response. Reasonable requests will be responded to as soon as possible on a case-by-case basis.

Recruiters or staffing agencies: Benesch is not obligated to compensate any external recruiter or search firm who presents a candidate, their resume, or profile to a Benesch employee without a recent, current, and fully executed agreement on file. Please direct all communications to the HR team at TalentAcquisition@Benesch.com

 

 

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