Administrative Assistant, Carilion Family Medicine Administration

Roanoke, VA, US, 24016

Employment Status:  Full time
Shift:  Day
Facility:  Carilion Clinic - 1 Riverside
Requisition Number:  141146

How You’ll Help Transform Healthcare:

The Administrative Assistant provides a wide range of administrative support to Vice President(s), Physician Chair, department and/or affiliates. This position provides a bridge for smooth communication between the VP’s office and internal departments; demonstrating leadership to maintain credibility, trust and support with senior management and staff.

The job duties of the Administrative Assistant include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Completes a broad variety of administrative tasks for the Vice President/and or Medical Chair(s) including: managing an extremely active calendar of appointments; completing expense reports; composing and preparing correspondence that is sometimes confidential; arranging complex and detailed travel plans, itineraries, and agendas; and compiling documents for travel-related meetings.
  • Screens in-coming phone calls, processes mail, composes letters and reports, and word-processing of presentations and financial data documents.
  • Prioritizes conflicting needs; handles matters expeditiously, proactively, and follows-through on projects to successful completion, often with deadline pressures.
  • Maintains all confidential files.
  • Purchases equipment and supplies. Maintains office supplies and equipment. Compiles monthly charges and bills for payment through Accounts Payable. Maintains accounting and budget reports.
  • Creates and maintains databases and spreadsheets. Manages and analyzes reports and data from multiple sources.
  • Navigates internal databases, including Hyperion, Lawson, Health stream and others as required.
  • May be responsible for submitting departmental payroll information. May be KRONOS changer.
  • Plans, coordinates and schedules meetings, conferences and other related activities for VP and Medical Chair for designated areas.
  • Assists with organizing committee meetings and prepares meeting materials including agendas, presentations and other meeting collateral.

What We Require:

Education: Associate Degree or graduate of a post High School secretarial or business program.

Experience: Five (5) years secretarial or related work experience required.

Licensure/Certification: Notary Public required. Professional Secretary Certification preferred.

Other: Demonstrated customer service orientation. Proven business writing skills with the ability to compose documents, including correspondence, agendas, minutes, reports, etc. Advanced computer skills in Microsoft software programs, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint, with knowledge of other database and/or presentation software. Excellent communications and organizational skills required. Excellent grammar skills required.

About Carilion

This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.


Requisition Number: 141146 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: Carilion Clinic - 1 Riverside 
Shift: Day 
Shift Details: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. May have occasional night meeting.
For more information, contact the HR Service Center at 1-800-599-2537.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


Carilion Total Rewards

What matters to you is important to us—like benefits, rewards, and resources to improve your life. Carilion understands the importance of prioritizing your well-being to help you develop and thrive. When you make your tomorrow with us, we’ll enhance your potential to realize the best in yourself. Below are benefits available to you when you join Carilion:

  • Employer Funded Pension Plan, vested after five years (Voluntary 403B)
  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, & Vision Benefits
  • Flexible Work Arrangements/Schedules
  • Remote Work Options
  • Paid Time Off (accrued from day one)
  • Onsite fitness studios and discounts to our Carilion Wellness centers
  • Access to our health and wellness app, Virgin Pulse
  • Discounts on childcare
  • Continued education and training

Find more about Carilion Clinic’s benefits by vising our Total Rewards Page.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.

Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

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