Administrative Assistant

Ballantine Communications, Inc.   Durango, CO   Full-time     Administration / Clerical
Posted on December 29, 2021
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Ballantine Communications Inc. ("BCI") is a company with over 60 years of experience in the news and entertainment media products and services industry. The organization operates across print, video, and digital platforms at The Durango Herald, Directory Plus, BCI Media Services, The Journal, 4 Corners Expos, and other businesses within the organization. BCI is seeking an Administrative Assistant to support the executive team. A successful candidate will be an organized, self-starter, with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment. We offer comprehensive medical, dental, vision, time off, and matching 401(k) benefit plans!

Essential Responsibilities: Use computers for various applications, such as database management or word processing; Answer telephones and give information to callers, take messages, or transfer calls to appropriate individuals; Create, maintain, and enter information into databases; Set up and manage paper or electronic filing systems, recording information, updating paperwork, or maintaining documents/correspondence; and Operate office equipment.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Excellent communication skills, both written and verbally; Attention to detail; Time Management — Managing one's own time and the time of others; Must be computer literate and have the ability to learn new software/technology quickly.

Training and Education: 1-2 years experience in an administrative role or similar position; High School Diploma; Associates in Business or related field preferred.