General Office Assistant Jobs Vacancy in The Lamb Company Etobicoke
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General Office Assistant Jobs Vacancy in The Lamb Company Etobicoke Jobs Details:
The Lamb Company is a farmer owned cooperative that has been in business for over 50 years. We are a leading North American supplier of premium imported lamb brands and specialty meats to the top retail and food service customers. We pride ourselves on the highest safety and quality standards and offer products that are traceable from pasture to plate. To learn more about our company, go to www.thelambcompany.com
General Office Assistant
Reports To: VP Finance, CFO
Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Terms: Contract, 3 months with potential for extension
To apply : Go to: https://thelambcompany.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=15
The General Office Assistant drives shareholder value by providing timely and accurate administrative support to the following areas: reception, invoicing, accounts receivable, admin / sales support, and inventory control. The General Office Assistant answers and directs phone calls, greets and assists visitors, manages couriers, and acts as a floater to cover regular workload, vacation absences and high volume as needed. The General Office Assistant takes notes of procedures across the various roles to enable seamless coverage of any position even if not frequently supported. Additionally, the General Office Assistant supports admin / sales projects or new implementations, such as set up and daily processing of Advance Shipment Notice (ASN), Global Supply (GS1), and similar Product Registry (ECCnet) electronic processes.
Answers incoming calls and questions from customers
Takes and delivers messages
Transfers calls to voice mail
Provides callers with address, directions, fax numbers
Welcomes and signs in visitors, announces visitors to appropriate personnel Performs clerical duties, such as copying and collating for department and meetings Handles all couriers for the company Opens regular and interoffice mail and distributes to appropriate personnel Files incoming and outgoing faxes Files invoices daily As a floater across the Admin / Sales Support department:
Assists in entering EDI invoices
Assists with claims and outstanding A/R
As the key resource for the set up and daily operations for ASN, GS1, GDSN:
Enters orders and sales related data, including listings (GS1 and ASN) in inventory management system (Great Plains Dynamics)
Organizes, checks for accuracy and transmits data via ASN
Maintains relationships and constant communication with internal staff, external customers, couriers, third party vendors, in-house and third party warehouse staff
Key Success Measures
Efficient and timely customer service, sales and accounts receivable support
Accurate and timely administration of documentation
Accurate and complete orders entered into Dynamics
Successful implementation and ongoing processing in ASN and other electronic business processing
Qualifications & Considerations for the Position
College or high school diploma
2 years’ customer service and inside sales experience, preferably in the meat industry
Professional telephone etiquette, calm demeanor, good oral and written communication skills; able to develop and maintain strong working relationships with customers and stakeholders
Strong math and reasoning skills for data/order entry, keyboarding 55 wpm
Fluent in English
Organized self-starter with proven ability to co-ordinate and effectively follow up on multiple projects and assignments and meet all deadlines
Excellent ability to plan, organize and prioritize with attention to detail and accuracy
Proven ability to work under pressure, resolve problems, and keep others informed of status updates
Proficient in computer software, such as inventory / traceability software, manufacturing software (GP Dynamics) and Microsoft Office (Excel)
Team player with high integrity, values and a positive attitude
The Lamb Company is committed to providing an accessible and barrier-free environment. Accommodations are available on request for candidates throughout the selection process. Please contact Human Resources if accommodation is required.