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J&J Family of Companies Administrative Assistant (Part-time) in Columbia, South Carolina

Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies is currently recruiting for a Casual Part-Time Administrative Assistant. The ideal candidate would sit in SC, GA, FL, MS, AL, TN, LA, TX, NM or AZ.

Caring for the world, one person at a time has inspired and united the people of Johnson & Johnson for over 125 years. We embrace research and science -- bringing innovative ideas, products and services to advance the health and well-being of people.

With $82.1 billion in 2019 sales, Johnson & Johnson is the world's most comprehensive and broadly based manufacturer of health care products, as well as a provider of related services, for the consumer, pharmaceutical, and medical devices markets. Employees of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies work with partners in health care to touch the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world.

This role is field-based (operating from home) and will operate under the direct supervision of Johnson & Johnson Senior Director, State Government Affairs -- providing part-time (19.5 hours per week) administrative support to Region 4 (states include SC, GA, FL, MS, AL, TN, LA, TX, NM and AZ).

Basic responsibilities

  • Provide general administrative support to one senior director and three directors.

  • Calendar Administration: schedule business-related meetings; coordinate availability with attendees; reserve conference rooms; verify and arrange for needed A/V equipment; set up audio conference and WebEx meetings; organize food/catering arrangements; and proactively resolve meeting conflicts.

  • Travel Coordination: arrange business-related domestic and international travel and manage logistics of travel-related activities -- including application for travel visas.

  • Business Expense Reporting: collect receipts, enter expenses into expense reporting system (Concur) and maintain documentation for submitted expenses in compliance with J&J company policies.

  • Accurately maintain account of all Region Four’s expenditures, and report region’s budget expenditures quarterly to US State Government Affairs executive assistant

  • Document Preparation: Draft memorandums, correspondence, and/or presentations as needed.

  • File management (SharePoint)

  • Critically review and proofread documents.

  • Assemble relevant data, compile statistics or information as directed

  • Procurement: Assist with preparation of agreements and contracts with outside consultants and vendors, submit purchase orders and/or check requisitions in compliance with J&J company policies.

  • Build and maintain effective relationships and trusted partnerships with department

  • Develop in-depth knowledge of department objectives, policies and procedures

  • Acquire knowledge of department organizational structure

  • Collaborate with administrative staff colleagues to ensure office efficiencies

  • Maintain J&J Credo objectives.


  • A minimum of a High School diploma is required.

  • A Bachelor’s Degree is preferred.

  • Position requires a minimum of 4 years of experience serving in an administrative support capacity.

  • Prior experience supporting senior leaders such as Senior Directors and above is highly preferred.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) is required.

  • Ability to learn specialized computer software used for expense reporting, travel reservations, procurement and other applications (such as Concur, eMarketplace).

  • Prior experience with expense reporting (Concur) is highly preferred.

  • Prior experience supporting projects and tracking Budget Dollars is required.

  • Experience coordinating domestic and international travel is required.

  • Flexibility to accommodate a changing work schedule and sensitivity to international time zones is required.

  • Must have excellent time management skills.

  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Must have strong organizational skills, along with excellent judgment and reasoning abilities.

  • Must be a strong team player with the ability to coordinate with other administrative staff.

  • The ability to multi-task and work under minimal supervision, in a dynamic, fast-paced, multicultural, international environment is required.

  • The role will require up to 10% local, regional and domestic travel.

Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Primary Location

United States-New Jersey-New Brunswick-

Other Locations

United States-Florida, United States-Georgia, United States-Louisiana, United States-Mississippi, United States-New Mexico, United States-South Carolina, United States-Tennessee, United States-Texas, United States-Alabama, United States-Arizona


Johnson & Johnson Services Inc. (6090)

Job Function

General Administration

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