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Organization Overview Would you like to join an organization that provides innovative healthcare services across Canada? We are searching for talented individuals to play an important supporting role within the organization. VON is Canada’s largest, national, not-for-profit home and community care organization. We’ve been offering high-quality, innovative care and supports since 1897. Come work with us - it’s a job that matters!
Position Title Executive Assistant
Employee Group Full-Time
Job Summary  The executive assistant will provide support to the District Executive Director.
Reporting to the District Executive Directors, the Executive Assistant is responsible for;
  • Scheduling and coordinating meetings, as requested
  • Managing and processing all correspondence
  • Developing presentations and writing briefing notes
  • Scanning environment-data collection-data preparation
  • Coordinating registration, accommodation, transportation for conferences/meetings as directed
  • Manages processes related to accounts payable and receivables
  • Processing Accounts Receivable as directed
  • Scheduling, recording and distributing minutes of meetings as requested
  • Processing confidential material
  • Provide admin support to Community Boards
  • Liaise on behalf of DED with external stakeholders
  • Developing and executing Quality Improvement Plans
  • On boarding new staff members
  • College degree in Administration, or an equivalent program, or recent relevant work experience
  • Minimum 3 years of relevant work experience
  • Experience working in a home and community care environment
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong organizational and prioritization skills
  • Ability to work both independently and as a team member
  • Excellent time management skills and attention to detail
  • Advanced work processing skills and functional capabilities using a range of computer software
  • Demonstrated ability to adapt to change and effectively manage stresses of a busy office environment
  • Current criminal background check will be requested
  • Project management experience- demonstration and recent experience
Date Posted 6/19/2013
City Peterborough
Province Ontario [ON]
Compensation & Benefits Overview • Career advancement opportunities
• Training and skills development
• Flexible hours
• Competitive compensation
• Group benefit coverage
• Pension plan
• Annual vacation and sick leave entitlement
• Employee assistance program
• Employee recognition programs
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