(617) 723-9797
  • Boston, MA
  • This position has been filled

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Our Medical Research Company client in Boston is looking for a proactive and enthusiastic Office Administrator who would enjoy making a positive difference to the working lives of the wider team, which will include striving to reduce their administrative burden.  This is a contract role with the potential for temp-to-perm for the right fit.

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Maintaining essential office supplies and IT equipment
  • Liaising and maintaining a good working relationship with service providers and suppliers
  • Taking an active role in creating a safe, tidy, and professional environment
  • Holding responsibility for day-to-day health and safety and conducting work-station assessments
  • Greeting all visitors to the office and coordinating office visits from colleagues and clients
  • Answering telephones and taking messages
  • Arranging national and international shipments
  • Coordinating internal and external events such as client meetings and attendance at scientific congresses
  • Organising internal social events
  • Processing incoming and outgoing mail, photocopying, scanning, and filing
  • Booking travel
  • Scheduling meetings and organising logistics for off-site meetings
  • Setting up for interviews
  • Making purchases and processing expenses
  • Responding to personal and ad-hoc administrative tasks when required



  • Previous, relevant administrative experience
  • Excellent organisational skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks and projects and prioritise accordingly
  • The ability to adapt to the different working styles of those you support
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Fluency in Microsoft Office
  • Discretion and the ability to handle sensitive documents and information appropriately
  • A good level of proficiency in written English and arithmetic
  • A strong customer focus and professional verbal and written communication
  • A high level of proactivity to shape this role and add the most value for those you support
  • B.A./B.S. or M.A./M.S. in any field required



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