Administrative Assistant Jobs in Illinois

Closely direct administrative aspects of company activities. Administrative assistants develop meeting agendas, improve processes, and collaborate across departments. They must have strong communication and planning skills in order to develop and implement new filing and information management procedures with other team members. They may also be asked to oversee budgets and verify accuracy for client and vendor billing.

Depending on the size of the business, administrative assistants may supervise secretaries and/or perform secretarial duties themselves. This includes handling incoming and outgoing correspondence, updating and managing records, scheduling appointments, and directing customers to the right employees/departments to meet their needs.

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Secretary / Office Assistant

  • Graft & Jordan
  • Hoffman Estates, IL
  • 2 days ago
Ability to work independently and prioritize deadlines and tasks....

Dental Office Assistant - Business Assistant

  • Heartland Dental
  • Sycamore, IL
  • 1 day ago
Overview Travel Business Assistant Family Dental Care of Sycamore is looking for a Travel Business Assistant to join our team. This person will assist multiple Heartland offices throughout the...
Apply to our Human Resources - Administrative Assistant position today!!...

Senior Administrative Assistant - Regional Office/Chicago

  • Irvine Company
  • Chicago, IL
  • 16 hours ago
Proficient in Google and Microsoft Office platforms Detail oriented and able to prioritize tasks Organized, reliable, self-motivated, courteous, and patient Basic accounting and business acumen skills...

Front Office Assistant

  • Ascension Health
  • Romeoville, IL
  • 16 hours ago
What You Will Do Work in a customer service capacity providing administrative and clerical support to patients and customers in a medical setting....

Investment Banking, Administrative Assistant (SF, LA & Chicago)

  • Bank of America Corporation
  • Chicago, IL
  • 16 hours ago
Job Description The ideal Administrative Assistant will not only be responsible for administrative support, but also have a willingness to learn, be resourceful and independent, and take on additional...

Administrative Assistant/Concierge

  • Franciscan Ministries
  • Normal, IL
  • 1 day ago
Our Administrative Assistant / Conceirge is a Part Time position working 2-3 weekday afternoons and every other Sunday along with some holidays for approximately 15 25 hours per week....

Administrative Assistant

  • A-Line Staffing Solutions
  • Lake Bluff, IL
  • 8 hours ago
May train/coordinate work for new administrative assistants. Operates with general instruction and some supervision....

General File Clerk - Administrative Assistant

  • Adecco USA
  • Oak Brook, IL
  • 7 hours ago
The File Clerk Assistant will also perform routine clerical and administrative functions such as mail handling, ordering supplies, filing, faxing, and copying....

Administrative Assistant

  • Moline, IL
  • 5 hours ago
Additional administrative duties and support as assignedRequirements of the Administrative Assistant 2-3 years clerical and customer service experience Attention to detail and ability to multitask Proficient...

Administrative Assistant

  • Chicago, IL
  • 3 hours ago
Assists a VP-level Executive and potential for a secondary report to another senior leader with daily administrative duties. Performs a broad variety of administrative activities including...
We also take work-life balance seriously and offer vacation, holidays, and birthdays off, as well as philanthropic days, and team-building events.JOB DESCRIPTIONThe purpose of this Administrative Assistant...

Administrative Assistant - Fs

  • Growmark Incorporated
  • Easton, IL
  • 1 day ago
Sunrise FS* is headquartered in Virginia, Illinois with branches in Mason and Cass counties. Sunrise FS has about 200 employees (including seasonal workers) and approximately 2,500 customers. The...

Administrative Assistant I

  • DHL (Deutsche Post)
  • Joliet, IL
  • 16 hours ago
Work independently under general direction of the General Manager, providing administrative and clerical support including records management, billing, payroll, personnel records, etc....

Senior Administrative Assistant With Trust

  • Northern Trust
  • Chicago, IL
  • 5 hours ago
Administrative Assistant will be responsible for providing administrative support to managers or other partners in the department....

Demographic Data for Illinois

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Salary for Administrative Assistant Jobs in Illinois

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Administrative Assistants in Illinois offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (31.1%)
  • High School or GED (26.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.2%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (13.4%)
  • Master's Degree (7.6%)
  • Some College (2.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.8%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Administrative Assistants in Illinois
  • 1-2 years (44.2%)
  • Less than 1 year (30.3%)
  • None (13.6%)
  • 2-4 years (10.1%)
  • 4-6 years (1.9%)

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