administrative assistant jobs in montreal, quebec

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administrative assistant jobs in montreal

Last year there were about 22,600 administrative assistants in Montreal, more than any other city in Canada. Though you might think that most administrative assistants in the city work in the private sector, most administrative assistants in Montreal actually work in schools, universities, and public administration. In Montreal, it's generally expected that you will be bilingual and speak both English and French if you work as an administrative assistant.

latest administrative assistant jobs in montreal

  • Administrative Assistant Montreal

    2019-03-18 Montreal, Québec Permanent $ 37,500 per year

    Company in the pharmaceutical field that has been in the medical industry for over 25 years, is currently looking for an administrative assistant for a permanent positions in Ville Saint-Laurent. This company is a leader in the North American, Australian and European market which provides quality ...

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  • Administrative Assistant Montreal

    2019-03-15 Montreal, Québec Permanent $ 50,000 - $ 60,000 per year

    Are you an expert in writing and editing technical documents? Is your English and French impeccable? We have a great opportunity to offer you! Company in the engineering field is looking for an administrative assistant who will specialize in the management of quotations for a permanent position in ...

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administrative assistant salaries in montreal

Administrative assistants in Montreal make slightly less than administrative assistants in other cities in Canada. This is a common pattern across all industries and job titles, due to the lower cost of living in Montreal. Administrative assistants working in Montreal can expect to make:

Entry level: $35,000 to $40,000
Intermediate: $42,200 to $50,500
Senior: $45,200 to $54,100

top industries for admin assistants in montreal

In Montreal, the top industries that need administrative assistants are:

  1. elementary/secondary education
  2. public administration
  3. universities
  4. dentist's offices
  5. business and professional services

in demand skills in montreal

Looking to work as an administrative assistant in Montreal? These are the administrative skills that will help you land a job:

  • bilingualism (English/French)
  • customer relationship management
  • experience with filing systems 
  • knowledge of Adobe Suite
  • knowledge of Microsoft SharePoint

next steps for administrative assistants

The next career step for an administrative assistant based in Montreal is to move on to other higher paid positions in your field. For instance, becoming an office manager is a common career goal for administrative assistants. The clerical, interpersonal and organizational skills you learn as an administrative assistant are also highly transferrable.

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  • Administrative Assistant Montreal

    2019-03-18 Montreal, Québec Permanent $ 37,500 per year

    Company in the pharmaceutical field that has been in the medical industry for over 25 years, is currently looking for an administrative assistant for a permanent positions in Ville Saint-Laurent. This company is a leader in the North American, Australian and European market which provides quality ...

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  • Administrative Assistant Montreal

    2019-03-15 Montreal, Québec Permanent $ 50,000 - $ 60,000 per year

    Are you an expert in writing and editing technical documents? Is your English and French impeccable? We have a great opportunity to offer you! Company in the engineering field is looking for an administrative assistant who will specialize in the management of quotations for a permanent position in ...

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  • Telephonist / Administrative Assistant - 17$ Ville Saint-Laurent Montreal

    2019-03-15 Montreal, Québec Permanent $ 16.00 - $ 17.00 per hour

    If you are looking for a contract position related to a Customer Service representation with an administration aspect. Our partner specialized in the printing field is looking for a telephonist seated at the reception for their office in Ville Saint Laurent to dispatch the calls, make some ...

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  • Administrative Assistant Montreal

    2019-03-12 Montreal, Québec Permanent $ 35,000 - $ 45,000 per year

    A Company that specializes in wholesale women, children and infant clothing and accessories is looking for Administrative Assistant to join their office in Ville Saint Laurent. This company in question has been around for 30 years. They continue to flourish and demonstrate that they are leaders ...

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  • Administrative assistant - 3 months - Montreal

    2019-03-06 Montreal, Québec Temporary $ 20.00 - $ 23.00 per hour

    You would like to have a new opportunity as an administrative assistant for a big company, well known for her technology services? We have a 3-month contract that would be perfect for you! Main tasks: - Greet visitors and callers, route and resolve information requests. - Type correspondence, ...

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