The College of the North Atlantic – Qatar is inviting nominations and applications for the position of Administrative Assistant. Reporting to the Department Chair, Industrial Trades the Administrative Assistant must be a proven leader with the skills and expertise necessary to support the School in fully implementing the College’s mission and vision.
College of the North Atlantic – Qatar Profile:
The beautiful and culturally progressive State of Qatar is home to the world-class post-secondary institution, College of the North Atlantic-Qatar (CNA-Q). Internationally recognized as a comprehensive technical college, CNA-Q is committed to high quality, student-centered education. This commitment is reflected through state-of-the-art facilities, accessible and responsive technology programs and strong partnerships with industry.
With more than 600 staff and 3,000 students, CNA-Q is one of Qatar’s largest post-secondary institutions offering over 30 diploma programs through student-centred learning. By providing training in a range of technical areas including Engineering Technology, Health Sciences, Industrial Trades, Business Studies and Information Technology, CNA-Q brings the State closer to the goals of Qatar National Vision 2030.
Duties & Responsibilities:
This position requires an energetic and enthusiastic individual who will provide administrative and office support to the Manager, as well as to the overall School to facilitate day-to-day operations of the School and support the effective and efficient functioning of the School.
The candidate should have good administrative experience working within a busy office environment. Responsibilities include providing an efficient secretarial and administrative support to the Department Chair and employees of the school. Managing inbound and outbound calls, by answering and screening calls accordingly, managing office supplies, inventories and checking stock. Scheduling and coordinating meetings as required. Transcribing and preparing minutes as requested by the Department Chair.
The candidate will also be responsible for preparing documents, reports, emails and memos, and will support the School in collecting and analyzing data. Responsibilities will also include coordinating with outsourced travel agents regarding travel requests and performing general clerical duties such as photocopying, faxing and mailing as requested by the Department Chair.
Education and Certifications:
Diploma is required in Administration Management or related field is required
Experience in Administrative Support is required
Fluency in written and spoken English language is required
Fluency in written and spoken Arabic language is required
Other Required Skills:
A professional and friendly nature with pro active attitude to work is required, good organizational skills, with the ability to prioritise work and manage time effectively is essential, Analytical thinking and problem solving is required. Candidate should demonstrate explanatory communication and interpersonal skills, fluency in English is required.
How to Apply:
Applications should be submitted via our online application portal by clicking the “Apply now” button below.
College of the North Atlantic – Qatar
As the State of Qatar’s premier technical college, College of the North Atlantic – Qatar (CNA-Q) has a special obligation to students and the State. Our mandate, to provide the best hands-on, technical training for this rapidly expanding country, is fulfilled by hiring the best of Canada’s instructors and utilizing world-class facilities to deliver innovative, internationally recognized and responsive technology programs, and making significant contribution to technological development through partnerships with industry.