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administrative assistants in vancouver

Last year there were about 12,200 administrative assistants working in Vancouver, an increase of 2.4% since the previous year, indicating positive growth in this field. Vancouver outperformed the rest of Canada, which saw a 1% decrease in the total number of administrative assistants.

latest administrative assistant jobs in vancouver

  • Accounts Payable and Administrative Assistant - DT Vancouver

    2019-03-18 Vancouver, British Columbia Temporary

    We are currently looking for an Accounts Payable and Administrative Assistant to support our Financial Industry leading client's Vancouver office. If hired you will work full-time hours on a 6-month assignment (beginning ASAP), be paid $19.29 per hour, and be responsible for supporting day-to-day ...

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  • Executive Assistant -Part time Vancouver 21687

    2019-03-11 Vancouver, British Columbia Temporary

    Our client, a multinational bank, is looking for a Part-Time Executive Assistant for 3-month contract in Vancouver! Pay rate: $25/hr Hours: Part-time (Max 30 hours/week – TBC) As a Part-Time Executive Assistant your main job responsibilities include: -Providing high quality, professional ...

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administrative assistant salaries in vancouver

Administrative assistants in Vancouver can expect a higher salary than most other Canadian cities. Due to the high cost of living in Vancouver, it's to be expected. Your salary as an administrative assistant will also depend on your level of experience. You can expect to make:

Entry level: $42,600 to $49,900
Intermediate: $45.000 to $53,800
Senior: $48,200 to $57,700

top industries for admin assistants in vancouver

In Vancouver, the industries that most commonly hire administrative assistants include:

  1. universities
  2. office/clerical administation
  3. company management
  4. real estate
  5. local/public administration

in demand skills in vancouver

If you're planning to work as an administrative assistant in Vancouver, these skills will help you stand out and land your next job:

  • database software
  • knowledge of office equipment (i.e. phones, copiers, etc.)
  • experience with desktop publishing
  • experience with filing systems
  • general computer skills

next steps for administrative assistants

As an administrative assistant, your next step likely to move on to another higher level administrative position in the field you're employed in, such as an office manager. The clerical, interpersonal and organizational skills you learn as an administrative assistant are highly transferrable and can also be applied to jobs in marketing, finance, sales or HR.

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  • Accounts Payable and Administrative Assistant - DT Vancouver

    2019-03-18 Vancouver, British Columbia Temporary

    We are currently looking for an Accounts Payable and Administrative Assistant to support our Financial Industry leading client's Vancouver office. If hired you will work full-time hours on a 6-month assignment (beginning ASAP), be paid $19.29 per hour, and be responsible for supporting day-to-day ...

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  • Executive Assistant -Part time Vancouver 21687

    2019-03-11 Vancouver, British Columbia Temporary

    Our client, a multinational bank, is looking for a Part-Time Executive Assistant for 3-month contract in Vancouver! Pay rate: $25/hr Hours: Part-time (Max 30 hours/week – TBC) As a Part-Time Executive Assistant your main job responsibilities include: -Providing high quality, professional ...

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  • Executive Assistant Vancouver

    2019-02-26 Vancouver, British Columbia Temporary

    Are you an enthusiastic professional looking for a change? Are you looking for a chance to work for a respected academic institution in Vancouver where you can apply your skills that have been honed over the last couple of years? This position is full time with stable hours. Individuals must have ...

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  • Administrative Assistant Vancouver

    2019-02-15 Vancouver, British Columbia Permanent

    Administrative Assistant – Downtown Vancouver Are you a bright individual looking for long-term growth? Looking for a chance to work for a respected company in Vancouver where you can apply your organizational and communication skills? The Vancouver team is currently hiring for one of Canada’s Top ...

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  • Administrative Assistant - Vancouver

    2019-02-05 Vancouver, British Columbia Temporary $ 21.43 per hour

    Our client in the Insurance Industry is looking for an Administrative Assistant on a 8-month assignment in their downtown Vancouver location. The successful candidates will work full time hours, begin ASAP, and be paid a rate of $21.43 per hour! Responsibilities: o Works on routine tasks or follows ...

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