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In this role you will provide a wide variety of professional administrative, confidential and logistical support as well as data entry and tracking to the Bonneville Power Administration’s (BPA’s) Tribal Affairs group (DIT). The Tribal Affairs Office works to ensure understanding and respect for tribal values and resources while fulfilling BPA’s federal trust responsibility and tribal policy commitments through timely and meaningful government to government consultation. Tribal Affairs also helps senior BPA leaders consider in a meaningful way tribal input and perspectives as part of the agency’s decision and policy making processes. The professional staff members of Tribal Affairs are Tribal Account Executives. This position will be backup support to the Director of Intergovernmental Affairs and his organizations (DI and DIR). This position is located in Portland, Oregon.
The administrative assistant chosen for this position will be asked to work on several tasks at one time and needs to be comfortable with multiple interruptions and drive-by visits that may require a shift in focus. Most days are fast-paced and require high-energy performance while some days allow for thoughtful work. It is helpful to have an administrative assistant who responds to task requests as well as one who explores improvement to workflow and processes. This position supports the Tribal Affairs manager and acts as back-up support to the Director Intergovernmental Affairs, who serves on the BPA Enterprise Board, as well as Regional Relations and National Relations teams.
- High school diploma or equivalent is required.
- 6 years of demonstrated administrative/clerical experience is required.
- 4 or more years of relevant work experience in administrative support functions with Microsoft Office Suite programs such as Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook (Microsoft Office 2010 proficiency).
- Working knowledge of SharePoint or similar system.
- Associates Degree in Secretarial Science, Administrative Management or related field is preferred.
- Familiarity with PeopleSoft Time and Attendance or similar timekeeping system.
How to Apply:
If you feel you are qualified for this position, express interest by clicking the Apply button. If you would like to know more about Salient and other job postings please visit www.salientcrgt.com/careers. Req 2019-8569
Salient CRGT is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other factor prohibited by applicable anti-discrimination laws.