• Admin Coordinator

    Job Location CA-MB-Winnipeg
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(6/13/2018 3:27 PM)
    Job ID
    Great West Life
    Job Category
    Job Type
    Full Time
    Job Industry
    Financial Services and Banking, Insurance
    Career Level
    Posted End Date
  • Job Description

    Our Commercial Mortgage Investment division oversees a portfolio exceeding $13 billion, with annual origination exceeding $1.5 billion.  We manage one of the largest commercial mortgage portfolios in Canada with offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Winnipeg, Toronto, and Montreal.


    The Commercial Mortgage Investment team is seeking a Administrative Coordinator in Winnipeg, Manitoba. In this position you will work closely with leadership team to provide administrative and department support. We are looking for an individual that has a strong attention to detail in handling assigned projects and works effectively in a fast-paced environment that requires a high level of multi-tasking and attention to detail. This role also requires strong technical and organizational skills. 



    • Schedule meetings, maintain and update meeting schedules, book and co-ordinate travel arrangements.
    • Providing general administrative support: point of contact for visitors; answering phones; responding to enquiries; scanning/copying/and filing; mail management.
    • Processing expenses, invoices and departmental overtime in accordance with corporate policies and procedures.
    • Coordinates annual client information requests, enters information into the client database, and oversees file maintenance.
    • Assist in preparation correspondence, presentation material, binders, reports and other projects as assigned.
    • Participate in planning of special events – retirements/Townhalls/Anniversary celebrations.
    • Coordinate the logistics of setting up new staff and leaders. This includes space, phone, computer, security etc.
    • Coordinate department moves and follows up with the necessary Facilities Departments after move(s) to ensure any changes have been made.
    • Act as the Security Coordinator, coordinate user ID, and data access services for all departmental staff and contractors.
    • Ensure adequate supplies are in place while optimizing purchasing authority and cost effectiveness.

    Qualifications and Competencies:

    • 4 years previous experience in a similar role closely supporting senior leaders.
    • Post-secondary education, degree or diploma.
    • Strong organizational skills with excellent attention to detail, ability to multi-task, prioritize and meet deadlines.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    • Strong level of flexibility, initiative and sense of urgency.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    • Strong interpersonal skills with the proven ability to build relationships working with a broad range of individuals and groups.
    • A high level of proficiency is required in MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint. 

    We offer a challenging, team-oriented work environment, competitive income and benefits, and opportunities for professional and personal development and growth.


    Discover your opportunity….Apply today!


    Great-West Life offers competitive compensation, great benefits such as medical, dental, life insurance, wellness account and personal days not to mention onsite cafeteria and fitness facilities.  If you’d like to join our team submit your information online and introduce yourself.


    Together Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life serve the financial security needs of more than 13 million people across Canada, with additional operations in Europe and the United States. As members of the Power Financial Corporation group of companies, we’re one of Canada’s leading insurers with interests in life insurance, health insurance, investment and retirement savings. We offer a broad portfolio of financial and benefit plan solutions for individuals, families, businesses and organizations.


    We are committed to providing an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and customers feel valued, respected and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live, and to creating an environment where every employee has the opportunity to reach their potential.



    Great-West Lifeco would like to thank all applicants, however only those who qualify for an interview will be contacted.



    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed