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Administrative Assistant(s) (CYI_AA_18_09)

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Job Description

The Cyprus Institute is seeking for motivated individuals that are eager to learn and develop in the field of general administration in a research and educational institution, for carrying out a variety of administrative tasks in support of the Institute’s units and offices. The position requires the daily assistance of administrative functions in support of certain units and services.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide broad range of administrative support, including the preparation of documents, minute keeping, correspondence and maintaining associated files;
  • Prepare material and assist in the planning, coordination and support of a variety of meetings and special events;
  • Schedule appointments, meetings, and travel;
  • Respond to inquiries and work closely with key staff in the administration of activities and programs;
  • Handle administrative duties including managing petty cash, requests for travel reimbursements, and computer-related needs;
  • Work as part of a team on a wide range of programs, projects, special initiatives, and events;
  • Perform other administrative tasks and/or assist with special projects as requested.
Job Requirements


  • Bachelor degree or relevant professional experience with proven track of relevant training participation
  • Excellent knowledge of the MS Office
  • High level organizational, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Highly motivated with the ability to work independently
  • Excellent learning and development skills
  • Ability to multitask changing priorities in a high-pressure work environment
  • Excellent knowledge of the English language both verbally and in writing. Knowledge of the Greek language will be considered an advantage

The compensation of the position will depend on the experience and qualifications of the successful candidate.


For full consideration, interested applicants should attach a letter of interest, CV and the names of three contactable referees (all documentation should be in English and in PDF Format). For further information, please contact Dr Michalis Yiangou ( Recruitment will continue until the position is filled. Please note that applications which do not follow the announcement’s guidelines will not be considered.


Contact Person: Dr Michalis S. Yiangou

References: 2

Reference Number:  CYI_AA_18_09

Starting Date
Friday, July 6, 2018
Closing Date
Friday, July 27, 2018