Chandos is an innovative and collaborative construction company, 100% employee owned and proud to be the first and largest B Corp certified commercial general contractor in North America.
Along with being on the leading-edge in our industry, we also invest in our people, encourage their growth and support them in reaching their full potential. Because when our employees are at their best, they help move our entire organization forward – this is at the heart of the Chandos philosophy.
The Receptionist/Administrative Assistant is responsible for a wide variety of clerical office duties in support of company administration.
Take all incoming telephone calls and faxes; forward them accordingly
Respond to telephone, email and in-person inquiries from clients, business partners and other parties
Arrange travel bookings via approved providers, distribute tickets to staff, and post expenses to the summary sheet
Administer and manage inbound/outbound mail, including packages, courier services and other correspondence, and manages postage machine
Order business cards, coffee and office supplies; ensure stock is maintained
Receive and distribute all forms of paper correspondence
Organize, maintain, and co-ordinate office records and files in their proper locations
The Requirements (Minimum Qualifications):
High school diploma or an acceptable combination of education and experience
Three or more years of direct work experience as a receptionist
Strong knowledge of general office procedures related to procurement, travel arrangements, budget management, etc.
The Preferred Qualifications:
Able to write simple correspondence, including memos, letters, etc.
Superior telephone manners and strong interpersonal skills
Strong writing and verbal communication skills – able to communicate with personnel at all levels of the organization and the executive team
Strong customer-service orientation
The Chandos Advantage:
100% employee owned
Competitive compensation and bonus
Strong benefits package
Substantial vacation time
Stable work-life balance
Training, education and development opportunities
Employee appreciation events
A healthy and positive work environment
Perks through our strategic partners
In order to extend our One Chandos culture, we may occasionally request that select employees travel or relocate to other districts for growth opportunities or as business needs arise.
We appreciate your interest in working with us; however, only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted. We accept applications submitted via our online recruiting system only.