Help Wanted: Administrative Assistants

Dana Langham is Director of Temporary Placements for Robert Half International in the Birmingham area. Her company is hiring for temporary and temp to hire executive administrative assistants with five years or more of experience.

Their clients need top notch professional assistants capapble of handling just about anything including organizing calendars and planning meetings. They are looking for candidates who have excellent organizational skills, are detail oriented, enjoy project management, and are open to temporary projects.

Robert Half International also provides computer training to help applicants update their skills.

"Just knowing Microsoft, Excel and Word is not enough anymore, you need to know Power Point , Excel and Outlook. Everyone uses Outlook. It's important to be versed on the software side," Langham said.

These temporary assistant jobs are good for an experienced worker in transition or one who may be moving back into the job market. They allow an employee more flexibility and could lead to a permanent job.

"It's try before you buy aspect. They get to see the culture. When you get in you see what it's like in the trenches and if its a good fit for you," Langham said.

Is this your job? Then visit or call 205-968-9990.

Good job and good luck!

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