Are you an administrative professional in search of a new opportunity? Or maybe you’ve been following another path recently but are ready to rejoin the workforce in an office position. Did you know that Masiello places many qualified candidates into all levels of office support jobs and administrative positions?
Administrative professionals are critical to many industries and are in demand. They ensure that operations run correctly in a timely manner, and they often communicate between many departments. Administrative professionals are tech-savvy employees and the higher the technical skill set of the candidate, the more desirable they become to a hiring manager.
What Skills Are Needed for Office Support Jobs?
Technical skills, from Microsoft Office Suite to more specific industry programs, are necessary for office support jobs. Likewise, higher-level administrators will need to be more knowledgeable in industry-related software programs.
A candidate with a degree or certification will stand out for some positions more than others, however, soft skills are key. For instance, office support jobs require efficient time management, organizational ability, and a high level of communication skills, both verbal and written.
Good collaborators and team players are desired by employers, as is reliability and a detail-oriented mindset. Additionally, a social media background can also be useful, depending on the position.
Which Administrative Positions Earn the Most?
High-level administrative positions can earn very attractive salaries, although salaries can vary by geographical region. According to projections, the following positions will earn the highest salaries in 2021:
- Medical Coding Manager
- Senior Executive Assistant
- Facilities Manager
- Member Services/Enrollment Manager
- Executive Assistant
- Medical Executive Assistant
- Call Center Manager
- Certified Professional Coder
- HR Benefits Specialist/Coordinator
- Customer Service Manager
Administrative Assistant Positions Are a Good Place to Start
Although we all want to make the big bucks, it takes time to advance and grow in office support jobs if you are new to this type of role. Starting out as an administrative assistant or in another entry-level office position is a great way to learn the ropes and decide on your career path.
In other words, pursuing an administrative professional position can get your foot in the door of almost any industry, in any part of the country. Once hired and then established as a valuable employee, you can be considered for positions that will move you up the ladder.
These types of office support jobs can be challenging as well as rewarding. The variety of tasks required will keep your days interesting and that stimulation can promote greater overall job satisfaction. Moreover, administrative tasks can often be transferred to other office positions.
Masiello Is a Leader in Placing Office Support Candidates
Our talented Office Support recruiters assist qualified administrative candidates to secure temporary, temp-to-hire, and direct hire opportunities with local employers from a variety of industries. .
Most importantly, for those seeking a full-time or temporary career, we’ll work hard to exceed your expectations and get the job done. Here is a sampling of the positions we regularly work with employers to fill with qualified candidates:
- Executive Assistants
- Administrative Assistants
- Office Managers
- Human Resources Support
- Customer Service Representatives
- Data Entry Clerks
- Medical Secretaries
Above all, whether you’re new to office support or looking to return after a hiatus or COVID-19 layoff, we can help connect you to the administrative position that best matches your skill set. Contact Masiello Employment Services to learn more about our temporary, temp-to-hire, and direct hire placements.