Southern Company Administrative Assistant - Power Delivery in Anniston, Alabama

Administrative Assistant - Power Delivery



This position will be filled at a Non-Exempt level 4-6 depending on the experience and qualifications of the candidate. This position is responsible for providing direct administrative support to the General Manager of the Eastern Division and is called upon on a regular basis to assist the other Managers within this department. This is a critical communication role within the department and a vital communication link to internal and external customers. Duties will include, but are not limited to: maintaining communication channel within department; ability to process, maintain and file confidential information, scheduling and coordinating meetings; maintain calendars; research data and prepare correspondence and reports, responding to phone calls and emails; SHIPS administration; preparing and assisting with presentations; purchasing supplies; preparing expense and corporate card statements; E-STARS administration; handling travel arrangements; and assisting with special projects. This position supports the Eastern Division Control Center Storm Room in the event of major storms or power outages. This position is also responsible for providing support to the Compliance Coordinator for the division. These duties include but are not limited to filing and maintaining records: managing the DOT/DMO records; scheduling DOT physicals; managing prescription safety glasses program for the division including processing the invoices; inputting SHIPS training records; and administering CKS written test. This position assists the Executive Assistant for the Division Vice-President as needed.

Job Experience

• Experience in an administrative support role required

• Proficient computer skills using Microsoft Office Products (Outlook, Word, Power Point, Excel)

• Strong interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

• Strong organizational and administrative skills, with attention to detail

• Strong interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written

• Proven ability to prioritize and multi task

• Must possess the ability to both work in a team and independently with minimal supervision

• Excellent phone etiquette

• Excellent time management skills

Behavioral Attributes

• Demonstrated behaviors consistent with Our Values

• Exercise independent judgement and discretion

• Self-motivated, proactive, dependable and responsive

• Excellent interpersonal skills to be an active team player

• Strong work ethic

• Effective decision making

• Ability to maintain confidentiality

• Ability to adjust easily to changing priorities

• Maintain a positive attitude

• Can interact with all levels of customers and employees

Job Field: Administrative & Clerical

Job Type: Standard

Primary Location: Alabama-Metro Birmingham/Eastern AL-Anniston

Operating Company: Alabama Power Company

Job Type: Standard

Travel (Up to...): No

Union Covered: No

Work Location(s):

APC - Eastern Div Office - 925 Quintard Avenue (925ANNISTON)

925 Quintard Avenue

Anniston, 36201

Req ID: APC2005462