Administrative Assistant - Columbus, OH

JLL is currently seeking an Administrative Assistant to support the Columbus office and its Multifamily Team. The Administrative Assistant is responsible for assisting and prioritizing projects to meet deadlines in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment.


  • Answer phones on the main line
  • Assist and coordinate office lunches, company outings and client functions or events
  • Create and maintain filing systems and efficient information retrieval systems
  • Act as point of contact for building maintenance issues, technology support and ordering supplies
  • Maintain and manage contact database in Outlook and web-based CRM program
  • Perform routine office duties such as re-stocking the kitchen, maintaining supplies, preparing packages for shipment and prepping meeting rooms
  • Produce timely and accurate word-processed documents (reports, memos, proposals, etc.)
  • Prepare and execute expense reports on a regular and timely basis
  • Generate and print reports as requested
  • Perform clerical duties to include photocopying, mailing, faxing documents, scheduling appointments and coordinating calendars
  • Complete special assignments on an as-needed basis


  • Bachelor's Degree or commensurate experience preferred
  • Workplace experience, 2 years in administrative support role preferred
  • Real estate background is preferred


  • Microsoft office product knowledge- Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook
  • Adaptability - Maintain effectiveness in varying environments, tasks and responsibilities, or with various types of people
  • Planning and Organizing - establish course of action to accomplish goals, can orchestrate multiple activities at once to accomplish goals, uses resources effectively and efficiently
  • Dealing with Ambiguity- can effectively cope with change, can shift gears comfortably, can decide and act without having the total picture, can comfortably handle risk and uncertainty
  • Interpersonal Savvy - relates well to all kinds of people, up, down and sideways, inside and outside the organization uses diplomacy and tact
  • Learning on the Fly - learn quickly when facing new problems, open to change, quickly grasps the essence and underlying structure of anything, enjoy the challenge of unfamiliar tasks.
  • Self-Starter - able to start and complete projects independently. Ability to learn new skills or programs independently
  • Time Management - use time effectively and efficiently, can attend to a broader range of activities, proactive in seeking new tasks during downtime
  • Ability to juggle multiple projects and work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Dependable with great follow through
  • Integrity and Honesty a must
  • Understanding of and commitment to internal and external client services


JLL Is an Equal Opportunity Employer

JLL is committed to developing and maintaining a diverse workforce. JLL strongly believes in equal opportunity extended to all individuals in all aspects of the employment relationship, including recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, transfer, discipline, layoff, recall and termination without regard to race, color, religion, belief, creed, age, sex, pregnancy or maternity (including childbirth and related conditions), family responsibility (e.g. child care, elder care), nationality, ethnic or national origin or ancestry, citizenship, marital status, civil partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, transgender status, veteran’s status, genetic information, trade union membership, social position, political view or status as a qualified individual with a disability, protected leave status or any other protected characteristic in accordance with applicable law. The company also endeavors to make reasonable accommodations for known physical or mental limitations of otherwise qualified employees and applicants with disabilities unless the accommodations would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business and ensures that employment decisions are based only on valid job requirements.

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