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Administrative Assistant
Black & McDonald Limited - Ottawa, Ontario
Job Description

​Position Summary

Black & McDonald Limited is actively seeking  an Administrative Assistant located in Ottawa, Ontario. We offer a competitive pension and benefit along with a comprehensive training.                                                                                                                                                                         


  • Coding and reconciling payments to JDE.
  • Accurate invoicing of customers; therefore reducing the number of complaints from customers regarding billing errors.
  • Preparing of documentation to assist Accounts Receivable/Payable (eg. Invoices, Purchase Orders) etc.
  • Timely review, printing and delivery of invoices
  • A/R management and collections activities
  • Assist the Manager in Planning & Scheduling
  • Assist with Material/Equipment Procurement
  • Manage JDE Computerized Maintenance Management System
  • Handle customer calls in a polite and efficient manner
  • Documentation control – photocopy and collate documents for distribution, mailing and filing
  • Other duties as assigned
Desired Skills & Experience

​Education & Skill Requirements

  • Post secondary education in a related field
  • 1-3 years experience in accounting and or relevant financial management experience
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong technical skills in Excel and Word
  • Demonstrates a commitment to providing excellent client service, by building and maintaining productive relationships with both internal and external clients
  • Demonstrates ability to work in a multi-tasked, fast-paced and changing environment
  • Ability to work independently and with minimal direction 
Company Description
In 1921, William J. McDonald and William R. Black formed Black & McDonald Limited, a partnership to engage in residential wiring. Throughout the years, Black & McDonald has remained a family-owned business with an uncompromising commitment to the founder's principles of delivery as promised and fairness to all. The company has followed a planned course of diversification and expansion, combining growth and financial stability with ongoing investment in our people, and a willingness to pioneer new business opportunities and directions. Black & McDonald is an integrated, multi-trade contractor providing electrical, mechanical, utility and maintenance services to government, industrial, commercial and institutional markets. Currently, Black & McDonald operates across Canada, US and Bermuda. ​The company has over 5,500 employees working out of a network of more than 26 offices.

Black & McDonald approaches accessibility from an inclusive perspective, and will provide reasonable accommodation upon request throughout the recruitment and selection process.

Additional Information
Job Type: Full Time
Job Experience: Entry level
Job ID: 2017926548