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Gizhewaadiziwin Health
Access Centre

Summary of Position:
The Gizhewaadiziwin Health Access Centre is looking to fill the position
of Administrative Assistant, who, under the direction of the Finance
Manager, will primarily be responsible to prepare, review, and/or
edit various forms of correspondence. This position will manage and
administer inbound and outbound mail. This role will also act as a first
point of contact and provide general information to staff, clients, and
the public.
The Administrative Assistant must possess the following:

  • Ability to adapt to new technology
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs (including Word, Excel,

and PowerPoint)

  • Strong writing, editing, and proofreading skills
  • Superior telephone manners and strong interpersonal skills
  • Degree or diploma in administration, business, or a related field is

an asset

  • Three years of experience in an administrative role
  • High flexibility with strong interpersonal skills that allow one to work

effectively in a diverse environment

  • Ability to deal with people sensitively, tactfully, diplomatically, and

professionally at all times

  • Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing
  • Perform all duties in accordance with the policies and procedures of

the Gizhewaadiziwin Health Access Centre

  • Collaborate with client, members of the interdisciplinary teams, family

members, caregivers and community agencies in providing care.
Qualified applicants are invited to submit a resume, covering letter, 3
work related references and written authorization to contact references
no later than 4:00 p.m. October 11, 2019.
Personnel Committee
Gizhewaadiziwin Health Access Centre
RMB 2004, RR #2
Fort Frances, ON P9A 3M9
We thank all candidates in advance, however,
only those selected for an interview will be contacted.