Dynetics, a wholly owned subsidiary of Leidos, is seeking a talented Administrative Assistant to join a dynamic team focused on cybersecurity and IT solutions. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Dynetics provides responsive, cost-effective engineering solutions.
The Administrative Assistant will support the teams located in our Cybersecurity and IT Solutions Department and other adjacent teams as needed. As an integral member of the team, the selected candidate will work closely with all levels and types of staff found in a corporate environment - including engineering and technical staff, executives and customers. Therefore, a professional demeanor and good communications skills are required. Ethical behavior and the ability to be trusted with confidential data and other corporate matters is critical.
Key duties will include the following, but are not limited to:
Meeting coordination and event hosting
Drafting of meeting agendas and PowerPoint presentations
Typing formal communications and screening calls
Managing calendars and reminders
Greeting and escorting visitors
Researching visitor bios
Monitoring timesheet and training completion
Travel planning and processing of expense reports
Assistance with new-employee set-up
Monitoring annual division staff requirements such as resume and appraisal status
Working with other administrative staff supporting corporate events.
Bachelor's degree in Business Administration (or related field) is required with 2+ years of experience.
In lieu of degree, High School Diploma/GED with a minimum of six years' prior experience as an administrative professional is required.
Tracking of actions, budgets, and expenses, supporting the project control staff, entering purchase requests and working with applications such as Costpoint and SharePoint may also be required.
Candidate must have computer skills including experience with Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook).
Able to multi-task and support various duties as needed and assigned. Some meetings/event support require a flexible schedule (including mornings, evenings and weekends).
Independent thinker and self-starter with proven organizational skills.
Candidate must have demonstrated experience effectively communicating within a team environment.
Candidate must be a resident of the North Alabama area or willing to relocate to the Huntsville - North Alabama, AL area.
Working knowledge of business applications including Deltek Time and Expense, Deltek Costpoint and IBM Cognos is a plus.
Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Secret Clearance or meet the eligibility to obtain (and maintain) a Secret Clearance.