Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory Laurel , MD 20708
The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL), a national leader in scientific research and development, is located midway between Baltimore and Washington, DC is seeking a Part Time (~20 hours/week) Administrative Assistant for the Asymmetric Operations Sector's Business and Financial Services Group.
Assist the Business and Financial Services Group in efficiently executing operations.
Duties (Listed in order of importance with the estimated amount of time spent at each task based on 20 hours/week):
Note: This job summary and listing of duties is for the purpose of describing the position and its essential functions at time of hire and may change over time.
Bachelor degree in Business Administration, Management, Communications or related business field with practical experience through business internships or similar work experience. A High School diploma or equivalent with a minimum of 7 years of administrative experience may be substituted.
Strong computer skills using MS EXCEL, WORD, PowerPoint and SharePoint.
Highly organized and process oriented.
Demonstrated capability to expedite.
Demonstrated ability to independently analyze, summarize and make recommendations on process, procedures, and project related activities.
Proven strong ability to interact with others using discretion and tact.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Current secret clearance or ability to obtain one.
Comprehensive knowledge of APL practices and procedures, travel processes, purchasing, budgetary, and security interactions.
Knowledge of Asymmetric Operations Sector operations.
Familiarity with and experience in dealing with AOS government sponsors, groups, and staff with a strong understanding of working with classified programs. Current TS/SCI.
Special Working Conditions:
Ability to work non-standard hours as required.
Applicant selected will be subject to a government security clearance investigation and must meet the requirements for access to classified information. Eligibility requirements include U.S. citizenship.
APL offers a comprehensive benefits package including a liberal vacation plan, a matching retirement program, significant educational assistance, a scholarship tuition program for staff with dependents, and competitive salaries commensurate with skills and experience. For more information about our organization, please visit our web site at www.jhuapl.edu.
Equal Employment Opportunity:
Johns Hopkins University/Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that complies with Title IX of the Education Amendments Acts of 1972, as well as other applicable laws. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.