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Administrative Coordinator - Engineering in Boston, MA at Veritude

Date Posted: 9/25/2018

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Job Description

Veritude is hiring for an Administrative Coordinator - Engineering at Fidelity Investments in Boston, MA

Summary:   The Administrative Coordinator performs a critical and highly regarded administrative functions which support the Real Estate Operations and Engineering Staff.

Education and experience: College degree: BA or Business Certificate preferred.  Will use PC up to 90% of daily working hours.  Familiar with standard MS Office suite, including Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, Visio, SharePoint.  Vendor management, purchasing and invoice processing software, and Oracle Financials. Plotter/scanner familiarity.

Administrative Duties to Include:

  • Report to and support Sr. Manager of Engineering Operations as assigned.
  • Support Engineering Operations with day-to-day responsibilities.
  • Support engineering technicians within the scope of the job responsibilities.
  • Serve as primary point of contact for people outside of Fidelity Real Estate who interface with Boston Engineering Operations, to include internal business partners, contractors, vendors, etc.
  • Provide support to manage departmental PC’s, software, mobile communications, copiers and related equipment.
  • Support the training on proper use of software used by the department.
  • Achieve and maintain expert level knowledge of: Microsoft office suite, PowerPoint, and all applicable internal Fidelity software applications.
  • Assist in preparation of presentations using: PowerPoint, Excel, Word, or other software programs.
  • Initiate, dispatch, track completion, and close demand work orders as needed.
  • Prepare, distribute and track for approval, all requisitions for annual blanket purchase orders and all requisitions for planned and emergent expenses.
  • Prepare, distribute and track for approval: Project allocation requests (PAR) for capital projects managed by the department.
  • Track Cost Center and General Ledger account charges via databases, and through Oracle Financials.
  • Generate Cost Center and General Ledger account reports upon receipt of request.
  • Support and attend weekly department staff meetings.
  • Assist department leadership in developing budgets during annual budget preparations.
  • Expedite payments as required and serve as interface between vendors and contractors with valid purchase orders and Accounts Payable.
  • Validate monthly invoice requests.
  • Assist with preparation for department audits which include the Annual Operations Audit and ISO 14001.
  • Maintain department documentation files in alignment with Enterprise Document Retention policies.
  • Monitor the calendar and schedule appointments for Department Director and Manager.
  • Coordinate occasional travel arrangements for department members.
  • Update and maintain contingency planning manual and other internal program requirements as assigned.
  • Maintain office supply inventory.
  • Perform miscellaneous administrative support duties as assigned.
  • Maintain knowledge of Fidelity companies and how they interact.
  • Maintain familiarity with basic engineering and asset management terminology.
  • Maintain familiarity with basic accounts payable procedures.
  • Work performed must be detail oriented and highly organized.
  • Must be able to work independently and with limited supervision to meet deadlines.
  • Must be able to gracefully handle periods of heavy telephone traffic.
  • Must be able to work limited overtime.
  • Must have excellent communications skills, strong people skills, and be able to interact with all levels of personnel and management.
  • Administer entire fleet of engineering radios, pagers, cell phones.
  • Coordinate all vendor & contractor "purple badge" processes.
  • Serve as regional CMMS "level 10 trained" point of contact.
  • Process vendor security requests for security access using online software, and coordinating with security department
  • Other site-specific duties as required to meet the intent of the summary scope.