Office Clerk/ Assistant Service Officer
Nova Scotia/Nunavut Command The Royal Canadian Legion
Combined position of Office Clerk/ Assistant Service Officer
The NS/NU Command Office Clerk with mentoring by the Command Administrative Assistant, provides general office and committee administrative support on generally a 3 day week basis.
The NS/NU Command Assistant Service Officer, with mentoring by the Command Service Officer, with training and professional support, works in assisting serving, ex-service CAF/RCMP personnel and their dependents in seeking information and/or eligibility for services, benefits and programs while maintaining the highest level of confidentiality. The position is generally on a 2 day week basis.
This combined position requires education and experience with demonstrated capabilities in Microsoft Office Suite, demonstrated experience in administration with practical working knowledge of office procedures and equipment; the ability to gather, review and assess information, adhere to deadlines and effectively manage priorities; excellent written and verbal communication skills, able to interface well in person, by phone and electronically; pleasant, open, empathetic demeanour is required; personal Military/RCMP experience or experience in Veterans issues and advocacy would be considered assets. The position requires a willingness to subscribe to the goals and objectives of The Royal
Canadian Legion and support its' values and growth. Expected start date, mid November 2015.
Working with a dedicated staff in the spirit of comradeship in support of Veterans through a volunteer Executive Council, Volunteer Member base and the Articles of Faith ofThe Royal Canadian Legion, NS/NU Command offers competitive salaries, paid earned sick time and paid time off over the December holiday season. Regular office hours are 6.5 daily; M-F 8:30-12:00 and 1:-4:00 pm.
Apply by forwarding cover letter and resume
as pdf attachmentsonly with yourname in the subjectline by e-mail only to:
Application deadline November 06 2015
Applications submitted other than as specified will not be considered.
No phone calls please; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.