Secretary: Assists and relieves officials of clerical work and minor administrative and business details, including basic correspondence. Files and inputs data for reports on the basis of instructions from various members of the department or company. Schedules appointments, gives information to callers, and takes notes.
Prepares a variety of memos, forms, letters, and reports. Composes simple, routine letters. Reads and routes incoming mail. Locates and attaches appropriate file to correspondence to be answered by employer. Answers telephone, gives information to callers, routes call to appropriate person, and places outgoing calls. Schedules appointments for employer. Greets visitors, ascertains nature of business, and directs visitors to employer or appropriate person. May take and transcribe notes and dictation. May arrange travel schedule and reservations. May compile and type statistical reports. May oversee clerical workers. May keep personnel records. May record minutes of staff meetings. May make copies of correspondence or other printed matter. May prepare outgoing mail, using postage-metering machine. May prepare notes, correspondence, and reports. (Source: eDOT Job Description) [-] Less
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