Administrative Assistant III

Syska Hennessy Group, Inc. Los Angeles , CA 90009

Posted 2 months ago

Watch your engineering work come to life in landmark projects around the world when you partner with Syska Hennessy Group! As a global leader in consulting, engineering, and commissioning services, we specialize in highly technical buildings and the systems that bring them to life. We are seeking an experienced Administrative Assistant III to join our team in Los Angeles, CA. This role will report to the Administrative Team Leader to provide support to the engineering team.

Our dynamic work environment provides the optimal setting to take your career to the next level. From our supportive culture, diverse workforce, and competitive compensation, to our flexible work schedules and fun social events, it's everything you'll need for an exciting, challenging, and rewarding career.

Administrative Assistant III

Job Responsibilities

  • Provide administrative support to team leaders, project managers, and group

  • Assist team leaders with administrative tasks as assigned including work scheduling, time sheets, expenses, forecasting and end of month reporting

  • Compose, draft, type and/or format correspondence, reports, presentations, spreadsheets and specifications following prescribed formats or establishing new formats

  • Interface with Accounting, Marketing, and Human Resources as required

  • Input data into proposal tracking and contact management system (Deltek) and generate reports

  • Input data into contract management system (BST)

  • Provide backup for logging submittals and RFI's (Newforma)

  • Assist with travel arrangements

  • Assist with implementation of initiatives or projects as requested

Job Requirements

This is a great opportunity for an Administrative Assistant, who thrives on a collaborative environment. You will exchange ideas and contribute skills that complement and fulfill commitments to other team members. In addition, someone who manages difficult issues with a clear head finding the solutions most beneficial to all concerned will be an ideal fit for this role.

Additional requirements:

  • High School diploma with College or business school degree preferred

  • 5 - 8 years of equivalent work experience

  • Highly proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint)

  • Working knowledge of Bluebeam and Skype for Business

  • Familiarity with Deltek, Newforma and BST, a huge plus

  • Prior experience with an Architectural or Engineering firm, a huge plus

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision and to work in a time-sensitive work environment

  • Excellent communication, organizational, interpersonal skills and ability to collaborate in a team environment

  • Project a professional image both in-person and on the phone

  • Flexibility to work overtime when needed


As an employee with Syska Hennessy Group, you will be part of a global firm with an amazing history! We are committed to being the best, to advancing engineering design practices, and to supporting our clients with integrity. To make all of that happen, we rely on the talent, drive, enthusiasm, and the total job satisfaction of the great people who work here.

As a member of our highly collaborative team, we provide you with a flexible benefits package that reflects our respect for your workplace contributions, professional goals, and personal priorities. The personal benefits program at Syska Hennessy Group includes:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision insurance

  • 401(k) retirement plan with employer matching

  • Roth 401(k) Option

  • Individual and Dependent Life Insurance

  • Short- and Long-Term Disability

  • Health Wellness Programs, including gym membership programs, flu shots, and biometric screenings

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Training and professional development courses

  • Professional development incentive bonuses

  • Opportunities for community outreach through internal networks

  • A Generous Personal Time Off Program (PTO)

  • Transit/parking program

  • Flexible summer work schedules

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