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Clinical Initiatives & Mgmt, Associate, Health Management Administrative Assistant

Headquarters Office, Schenectady, New York, United States of America Req #227
Friday, September 20, 2019
Be a part of the transformation at MVP Health Care®. MVP Health Care is a nationally-recognized, regional not-for-profit health insurer. We care for more than 700,000 members across New York and Vermont and are powered by the ideas and energy of more than 1,700 employees. We employ talented people  with diverse backgrounds and experience—tech people, numbers people, even people people—to make health insurance more convenient, more supportive, and more personal. If you’re ready to join a thriving, mission-driven company where you can create your own opportunities—it’s time to make a healthy career move to MVP.

Status: Full-time, Exempt: Non-Exempt   

Performs administrative functions for the Sr. Leader and respective staff; and handles a variety of clerical, secretarial, and organizational functions. Creates and formats documents and PowerPoint presentations. Organizes and maintains calendars. Schedules internal and external meetings with staff and vendors. Prepares check requests and expense reports. Arranges business travel such as car rental and hotel reservations for management staff as needed. Drafts correspondence, such as emails, and records minutes at meetings. Performs general administrative support, such as photocopying and filing. Answers and screens calls. Performs time entry. Provides back-up support services for the department. Performs other duties as required.


Minimum Education:

Associate degree in business-oriented field preferred.

Minimum Experience:

Minimum two years’ experience as an Administrative Assistant or experience in a similar position with administrative assistant duties required. 

Required Skills:

• Strong written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to produce meeting minutes.

• Must have strong computer skills including expert knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook. 

• Ability to exercise discretion in handling confidential information. 

• Ability to work independently and prioritize multiple assignments with attention to detail and deadlines.

• Strong organizational skills.
• Excellent interpersonal communication skills.

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Other details

  • Job Family Administrative Support
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Headquarters Office, Schenectady, New York, United States of America