We are looking for a motivated, personable and energetic individual to fill a full-time position on our construction information services team.
The Saskatoon Construction Association is one of the oldest and largest non-profit Associations serving the commercial and institutional construction industry in Saskatchewan, serving over 570 member companies that build office buildings, schools, hospitals and bridges all over the province. The Saskatoon Construction Association is a dynamic office dedicated to providing effective representation and quality services to its members who are general contractors, trade contractors, manufacturers and suppliers.
Our ideal candidate will have:
An understanding of the Construction Industry (Design Community, Contractors, bidding process)
Strong computer skills, extremely proficient in Microsoft Office, Adobe Pro, Access, the internet, networking functionality and social media.
Fundamental knowledge of Simply Accounting software
Operational knowledge of standard office equipment
Excellent written and communication skills, be personable, driven, dedicated and welcome to new challenges in a face paced always-changing environment.
An understanding of time management, work prioritization and commitment to multiple deadlines.
The ability to be organized, customer-focused; detail oriented and has the ability to multi-task with a desire for high quality.
High degree of critical thinking/problem solving skills
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
The successful candidate will be responsible for operations, administrative and clerical support. You will be a key associate in a small, hardworking team dedicated to providing exceptional service to our member companies through our web-based Online Planroom service.
We offer full benefits.
The Saskatoon Construction Association supports and maintains a mentoring culture.
Skills and Abilities
Security and Safety
- Basic security clearance
- Not-for-profit organization
Keyboarding (Words Per Minute)
- Continuous learning
- Computer use
- Finding information
- Job task planning and organizing
- Critical thinking
- Decision making
- Problem solving
- Working with others
- Oral communication
- Reading text
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Sitting for extended periods
- Bending, crouching, kneeling
- Combination of sitting, standing, walking
- Tight deadlines
- Work under pressure
- Fast-paced environment
Business Equipment and Computer Applications
- Simply Accounting
- Internet browser
- Accounting software
- General office equipment
- Electronic mail
- MS Word
- MS PowerPoint
- Word processing software
- 10 months ago