Administrative Assistant Jobs in Tennessee

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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Office Assistant Needed

  • Chattanooga, TN
  • 2 days ago
Office Assistant Needed - Responsibilities to include general office duties. Hours M-F 7:30 to 4:30. Pay will be based on experience.

Administrative Assistant - Nuclear Power Group (Hybrid)

  • Sargent & Lundy, LLC
  • Chattanooga, TN
  • 2 days ago
Act as a backup for our Computer Services Division with equipment, AV/PC Demos, entry to vendors, phone set-up, video conferences, and reporting computer issues....

Office Assistant/1St Shift

  • Murfreesboro, TN
  • 1 day ago
We have job opportunities for general and skilled laborers as well as technical, industrial, and clerical positions....

Administrative Assistant/Customer Support

  • Randstad
  • Nashville, TN
  • 1 day ago
Do you love helping others and have a sense of urgency with issue resolution? Are you looking for the next steps in your Administrative Support/Customer Service career? Take that first one by...

RTS - 2HR201 Office Assistant

  • Our Company
  • Murfreesboro, TN
  • 1 day ago
Rooms To Go Retail Office Assistant Starting Salary: $14-16 per hour, depending on experience Plus medical, dental, vision and other benefits available for associates who want them Individual...

Enrollment VP Office - Office Assistant

  • Belmont University
  • Nashville, TN
  • 1 day ago
Enrollment VP Office - Office Assistant Employment Type Student Employee Hourly Rate $10.00 Special Note: All students are required to read the BU Student Employment Policy prior to submitting an...

NWHS - PT Administrative Assistant II (4)

  • Clarksville-Montgomery County
  • Clarksville, TN
  • 2 days ago
Supports attendance administrative assistant when required. Additional Job Functions Performs other duties as required....

Chronic Administrative Assistant (AA)

  • DaVita
  • Farragut, TN
  • 2 days ago
DaVita Dialysis is looking for its next administrative assistant to guide and direct business initiatives from the ground up!...

Administrative Assistant I

  • Calance
  • Hohenwald, TN
  • 1 day ago
Our client, a leading provider of computing, applications management, IT procurement, network, and telecommunications services to public organizations, is looking to hire an Administrative Assistant...

Clinic Admin Assistant

  • Fresenius Medical Care
  • Bristol, TN
  • 1 day ago
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Under direct/close supervision, performs a variety of basic and routine clerical and secretarial duties....

Executive Personal Assistant

  • Creative Financial Staffing
  • Franklin, TN
  • 1 day ago
planning and coordination of management and customer meetings, team events & offsites Prepare and submit expense reports Attend executive meetings when needed and follow-up with items or tasks Research, prioritize...
The University of Tennesee's Temporary Help Pool is seeking an Administrative Support Assistant. %0 Qualifications/Education\: Assist with ELI enrollment and admissions services Coordinate...
Assigns, trains, supervises, and evaluates assigned clerical and other staff and their work; makes recommendations on personnel actions such as employment, promotion, demotion, transfer, retention,...

Administrative Assistant 1

  • Erin, TN
  • 1 day ago
.** Position: Administrative Assistant 1 Duration: 08/31/2022 - 06/30/2023 Location: Erin, TN 37061 Description Summary: under general supervision, is responsible for professional staff work of routine...

Store Administrative Assistant

  • DICK'S Sporting Goods
  • Knoxville, TN
  • 1 day ago
Retail Store Administrative Assistant Duties\: Maintain payroll records Administer new hire paperwork and maintain employee files Maintain a high level of confidentiality Participate in budget development...

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Salary for Administrative Assistant Jobs in Tennessee

Estimated salary range based on data from US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and iHireAdmin research efforts.

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Highest Education Level

Administrative Assistants in Tennessee 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 Tennessee
  • 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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