Administrative Assistant, IT
Information Technologies

Ivanhoé Cambridge is one of the ten largest real estate companies in the world, with over $30 billion of assets in the shopping centre, office, and multi-residential buildings in 20 countries as at December 31, 2011.
Headquartered in Montréal, Québec, Ivanhoé Cambridge is the real estate subsidiary of the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, one of Canada's leading institutional fund managers.
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We are presently regarding for a talented and dynamic person to complete the administrative assistant team who is supporting the information technologies team. The administrative assistant will assist the Senior Director, Investment Management Applications. The administrative assistant must demonstrate its expertise with office software, its dynamism and its team spirit, that will contribute to the quality of service that is offered to the information technologies employees.


  • Provide, with others IT administrative assistants, the administrative support for travel, mail, filing, hosting of visitors, telephone calls, acquisition of office supplies, contact list updates, schedules, access cards, intranet postings, update SharePoint sites, etc.;
  • Prepare different documents for the IT Service such as visual presentations, executive summaries, letters, memos and internal documents (policies and procedures, etc);
  • Draft certain correspondence, meeting minutes and agendas;
  • Verify the grammar, spelling and format of various documents and have them translated, when  required;
  • Act as a resource person for the service in regard to the various administrative files;
  • Collaborate with business analysts to define administrative needs for the development of administrative SharePoint sites;
  • Coordinate group meetings, activities and events in collaboration with administrative assistants in the IT department;
  • Provide administrative support for all other related tasks.


Key requirements

  • College-level diploma in office systems technology;
  • Five to eight years of experience;
  • Experience in the IT sector would be an important asset;
  • Advanced knowledge of the MS Office suite;
  • Knowledge of electronic document management;
  • Knowledge of Visio, MS Project and SharePoint;
  • Excellent organizational skills and autonomy;
  • Team spirit and strong interpersonal and customer service skills;
  • Bilingualism (French and English) and excellent writing skills in both languages.


If you are interested by this challenge, please submit your resume.

A professional and appealing environment!

Ivanhoé Cambridge has been recognized as one of the 100 Best Employers in Canada. We value the importance of human resources, which is why we provide a stimulating professional environment where integrity and respect, the drive to outperform, service excellence, teamwork and innovation are highly valued.