Assistant to the REVP - Quebec - PSAC

Salary:  $69,963 - $78,745 plus $1,486.43 bilingual allowance (expired salary)

Employment type:  Indeterminate

Location:  Montréal

Closing Date:  Fri, 26 Jul 2019 15:30 EDT

English requirements: Comprehension; Spoken; Written

French requirements: Comprehension; Spoken; Written

Search area: 

Employees of PSAC, Components, and PSAC Holdings Ltd

Members giving PSAC membership number

General public

Competition Number: 1700-0001A-019

Branch/Section: Executive office


Classification: Band 8

Purpose of position: 

The position is responsible for working with the Regional Executive Vice‑President (REVP), by supporting the day-to-day work and assisting the REVP in responding to a wide range of requests.




  • Strong administrative and secretarial skills associated with successful completion of business and/or secretarial training, or equivalent, and normally acquired through several years of experience in providing administrative and secretarial services relevant to the duties of the position;


  • Good knowledge of the organization, structure and functions of the PSAC.

  • Good knowledge of and demonstrated commitment to union and equity principles, the aims and objectives of the PSAC.

  • Awareness of current issues that are of concern to the membership.  The knowledge is greater than any one functional or program area. 

  • The incumbent must be well versed in the filing and retrieval of information. 

  • High degree of computer literacy including word processing and the ability to use the Internet for research purposes;

  • General knowledge of bookkeeping skills required to perform tasks such as account reconciliations (e.g. bank reconciliations), to record financial transactions, and prepare basic balance, income statements.


  • Ability to coordinate work and project specific activities

  • Ability to create and maintain a website;

  • Ability to organize and prioritize her/his work;

  • Ability to work as part of a team and independently, under pressure, meet deadlines,

  • Ability to communicate effectively, respond independently, employing excellent communications skills, orally and in writing in English and French and excellent tact;

A detailed job description is available on our website: or on the attached document.


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The PSAC is committed to employment equity and is actively seeking to ensure a representative workforce. We encourage applications from members of equity seeking groups.


Closing date: 

Friday, July 26, 2019 - 15:30


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