Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities with S.E.D. Services

Being an independent Virtual Assistant offers a lot of variety and flexibility. Since you can work from home, your “commute” to the office is minimal. To some extent, you can set your own hours. You have the opportunity to build a partnership relationship with your clients, which is very different from an employer/employee relationship. Rarely is one day just like the next.

So what’s the downside?

You have to find clients. You need to deal with the tax matters of being self-employed. You have no back-up, so if you’re out sick or want to take vacation, your clients might be left in the lurch.

How can you avoid these issues and still be a Virtual Assistant?

The answer is S.E.D. Services.

S.E.D. Services is seeking organized, independent and motivated candidates to provide administrative support and clerical services to its clients. As a member of the S.E.D. Services team, we’ll find the clients for you. Since you will be an employee of S.E.D. Services, we’ll take care of all the tax withholding concerns. And, as part of the team, someone will always be there for your clients if you can’t.

Contact us to learn more about becoming a Virtual Assistant with S.E.D. Services.

Virtual Assistant Experience/Capabilities

  • 3 to 5 years executive level administrative or customer service support; or equivalent
  • Available Monday through Friday during normal business hours
  • Excellent English language skills, written and verbal
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office 2007 or later (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook)
  • Equipment:
    • PC with Windows 7 or later; or PC compatible MAC
    • Ability to write to CD and flash drive
    • Printer – color printing capabilities preferred
    • Fax
    • Scanner
    • High speed internet connection
    • Phone other than the household or family phone
  • Software:
    • Microsoft Office 2007 or later (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook)
    • Adobe Reader
    • Software which converts files to PDF
    • Microsoft Publisher, Adobe Acrobat Pro a plus
    • Experience with Internet research
    • Experience with Microsoft Publisher a plus

Virtual Assistant Qualities

  • Professional attitude and demeanor
  • Self-motivated
  • Detail oriented
  • Pro-active
  • Focused on producing high quality, error-free work
  • Works well under pressure
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines
  • Ability to switch easily between tasks
  • Ability to prioritize tasks
  • Dependable
  • A desire to understand the client’s business

Contact us to learn more about becoming a Virtual Assistant with S.E.D. Services.

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