Administrative Assistant (WRAIR)

Silver Spring, MD
Jan 12, 2017
Aug 17, 2017
Full Time
Walter Reed Army Institute of Research (WRAIR), in support of its biomedical research mission, has a requirement to support the Center for Military Psychiatry and Neurosciences (CMPNS) mission to conduct basic and applied research to develop evidence-based strategies to diagnose, prevent, and mitigate the effects of psychological demands, continuous operations, and brain trauma on the health and well-being of Service Members. The position outlined below is in support of the Military Psychiatry Branch.


    Performs a variety of administrative functions.
    Schedules appointments, gives information to callers, and takes dictation.
    Composes memos, transcribes notes, and researches and creates presentations.
    Generates reports, handles multiple projects, and prepares and monitors invoices and expense reports.
    May assist with compiling and developing the annual budget.
    Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.
    Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.
    Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures.
    Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
    Performs a variety of complicated tasks Works under immediate supervision.
    Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.
Education 1. Requires a High School Diploma or GED.

 2. Associates Degree preferred.

Qualifications 1-3 years of related administrative experience.

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