Administrative Assistant

by MNP LLP

Position Type: Full-time
Location: London, ON
Date Posted: Feb 13, 2020
Experience: 2 Years
Education: High School Diploma

Job Description

DIFFERENT BY DESIGN

At MNP we pride ourselves on being different – it’s our entrepreneurial drive that sets us apart. It’s the same drive that’s helped us become Canada’s fastest growing national firm. We foster collaboration, value your ideas, promote based on talent, live balanced lifestyles and make time for FUN. We are one firm, one team, collaborating to support you wherever you want to take your career.

Join the momentum at MNP. We are currently seeking an Administrative Assistant to join our growing Administration team. MNP is a leading national accounting, tax and business consulting firm in Canada. Strategically supporting the firm, our Administration team anticipates the needs of our team members and Partners. We effectively communicate information for service lines, industry and specialty groups, and operations at all levels throughout the firm. Our administrators support initiatives and ensure efficiency, allowing MNP to better serve our clients and people.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

Performance Expectations

  • Perform a variety of administrative and clerical office support activities for multiple staff ensuring timely adherence and deadlines
  • Maintain partner calendar - organize, schedule and confirm appointments
  • Aid in the invoicing process for assigned partner, including monitoring WIPs, expenses to be charged, drafting invoices, finalizing & issuing invoices to clients as per billing deadlines/schedules/monthly targets
  • Manage accounts receivable function through supervision and resolve outstanding items
  • Uphold electronic and paper filing systems
  • Act as a point of contact for internal & external clients - respond to client and team member inquiries in a timely manner
  • Submit and reconcile expense reports
  • Maintain & update spreadsheets for tracking of client deliverables
  • Conduct quality review (accuracy, completeness, appearance) of outgoing correspondence, track upcoming client year-ends & monitor deadlines & process e-returns
  • Book travel arrangements, as needed
  • Prepare, review and modify general templates, letters, reports, PowerPoint presentations, Word documents, Excel workbooks and other correspondence materials

Credentials

  • Completion of related post-secondary education in administration is an asset
  • Two (2) to four (4) years of related administrative experience
  • Strong computer literacy including effective working skills of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Some travel may be required

Core Competencies and Personal Characteristics

  • Integrity – professional whose honesty, integrity, confidentiality and high ethical standards contributes to effective leadership and optimal business relationships
  • Energy – displays enthusiasm, optimism, drive and passion while maintaining a high level of productivity and a balanced lifestyle
  • Diversity – understands the importance of different backgrounds, perspectives and experiences and is respectful of individual differences
  • Communication – effectively expresses ideas and conveys information in business writing, conversations and interactions with others
  • Client Service Excellence – understands the importance of quality client service by being courteous, responding to client requests in a timely manner and monitoring satisfaction
  • Teamwork & Relationship Development – works collaboratively with team members in order to achieve a common goal and develops, maintains and strengthens relationships with others, both inside and outside the Firm
  • Accountability – takes responsibility for one’s own performance by setting clear goals and tracking progress against those goals; is highly organized and uses personal judgement and decision making
  • Flexibility – effectively manages multiple assignments, adapts to changing priorities and is able to work independently or as part of a team

MYREWARDS@MNP

MNP encourages a balanced lifestyle and offers benefits that suit the way our team members work and play! In addition to a competitive salary, our MyRewards@MNP package includes paid personal days, wellness program initiatives, health and dental benefits, a group pension plan with matching contribution, firm sponsored social events and professional development assistance.

MNP proudly serves and responds to the needs of our clients in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors. Through partner-led engagements, we provide a collaborative, cost-effective approach to doing business, with innovative strategies to help organizations succeed across the country and around the world.

Please submit applications at https://experiencedcareers-mnp.icims.com/jobs/7254/administrative-assistant/job?mode=view&mobile=false&width=720&height=500&bga=true&needsRedirect=false&jan1offset=-300&jun1offset=-240