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STARS Career Opportunity

Administrative Assistant Governance and Communications

Location: Calgary base

Closing Date: Jan 18, 2013

Administrative Assistant Governance, External Affairs and Communications is responsible for complex and confidential senior level administrative functions and provides senior, experienced level administrative support to Governance, External Affairs and Communications.

You have a detailed understanding of executive function and administrative support requirements. Your calm, organized and detail oriented nature have led you to succeed at providing support within your organization and at handling sensitive and urgent issues with professionalism and poise. In your previous experience you have initiated, prepared, edited and proofed correspondence. Meeting logistics, travel arrangements, minutes, budget assistance and expenses are all part of your repertoire. You would describe yourself as having extensive, proven successful experience as senior administrator.

Extensive knowledge with programs such as Word, Excel, Contact Resource Management (CRM), PowerPoint Version 2010 and 2007 are essential. Knowledge of Visio and Project are a definite asset as is the ability to use social media tools.

We offer a competitive salary based on education and experience as well as an excellent organization paid benefit package with a matched RRSP program.

More importantly, you will be a key member of the STARS organization and a link in our ability to execute our mission of saving lives safely within the chain of survival.

To explore this opportunity, further please submit your resume to

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The Shock Trauma Air Rescue Society (STARS) is a charitable non-profit organization that provides a safe, rapid, highly specialized emergency medical transport system for critically ill and injured patients.

STARS is a well recognized leader in critical patient care, rapid transportation, and emergency medical training and education. We have a unique model of community, corporate and government support that has led to an exemplary record of excellence in patient care and continuous innovation.

STARS has flown more than 27,000 missions since 1985, and operates from six bases across Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba, including Calgary, Edmonton, Grande Prairie, Regina, Saskatoon and Winnipeg.