Administrative/Accounting Assistant Kirkland, Wa

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Posted by: Waste Management on Dec 24, 2017


Kirkland, WA

Job Description:

Waste Management \(WM\), a Fortune 250 company, is the leading provider of comprehensive waste and environmental services in North America\. We are strongly committed to a foundation of operating excellence, professionalism and financial strength\. WM serves nearly 25 million customers in residential, commercial, industrial and municipal markets throughout North America through a network of collection operations, transfer stations, landfills, recycling facilities and waste\-based energy production projects\.

**I\. Job Summary**

Administrative position under supervision, provides a wide variety of administrative and staff support services to an organizational unit\.

**II\. Essential Duties and Responsibilities**

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily\. Other minor duties may be assigned\.

+ Formats, types and edits a variety of routine material, including: correspondence, memos, reports, and confidential material\.
+ Prepares and updates recurring and routine internal reports, collects and verifies data, refers problems to manager for resolution\.
+ Maintains and updates department files, records, and publications; maintains confidential files and materials\.
+ Schedules meetings and appointments; notifies attendees, and makes necessary arrangements\.
+ Arranges domestic travel\.
+ Assists in the preparation and control of records, statistics, and reports regarding operations, personnel changes, etc\.
+ Assist with accounts payables and receivables\.
+ Will be required to travel periodically\.
+ Will support operations in another state\.

**III\. Supervisory Responsibilities**

This job has no supervisory duties\.


**IV\. Qualifications**

The requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job\.

A\. Education and Experience

+ Education: High School Diploma or GED \(accredited\)\.
+ Experience: Six months of relevant work experience \(in addition to education requirement\)\.

B\. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other Requirements

+ Accounts Payable and Receivable experience strongly preferred
+ Previous administrative support experience preferred

C\. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required

+ Some experience with Microsoft Office and basic knowledge of office equipment\.

**V\. Work Environment**

Listed below are key points regarding environmental demands and work environment of the job\. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job\.

Normal setting for this job is: office setting and/or outdoor\.


At Waste Management, each eligible employee receives a competitive total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Short Term Disability\.As well as a Stock Purchase Plan, Company match on 401K, and more\!Our employees also receive Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days\.Please note that benefits may vary by site\.

If this sounds like the opportunity that you have been looking for, please click "Apply\.”

**Job:** _Administrative Support_

**Title:** _Administrative/Accounting Assistant \- Kirkland, WA_

**Location:** _Washington\-Kirkland_

**Requisition ID:** _17020770_

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About Waste Management

Fortune 200 company Waste Management is North America's leading provider of integrated environmental solutions. We partner with our customers and communities to manage and reduce waste from collection to disposal while recovering valuable resources and creating clean, renewable energy. Waste Management is a G.I. Jobs Top Military Friendly Employer, Military Times Best for Vets Employer and 2013 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award finalist. The military fields that translate best to our openings include transportation, vehicle maintenance, and engineer/construction. Visit our webpage at to find openings. Waste Management has over 1,000 locations and approximately 1,000 openings, so take the first step and visit our website. If you would like to read more about our veteran commitment, please visit

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