Thursday, March 26, 2020

Pittsburgh-based Starkist hiring bilingual Korean-English assistant for position in American Samoa.

Starkist is hiring a bilingual Korean-English administrative assistant to serve as an interpreter and translator in American Samoa.
PURPOSE –
  • Provide interpretation and translation for the Deputy Plant General Manager
  • Produce summaries of meetings, reports, and correspondence
  • Provide miscellaneous support for the Deputy GM
  • Provide interpretation for Korean employees at StarKist

PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES
  • Provide interpretation in meetings
  • Provide translation for reports and correspondence
  • Produce summaries of meetings
  • Manage daily calendar – confirm meeting requests, set up meetings, confirm attendee participation, secure meeting location
  • Manage daily correspondence – return calls, secure signatures, draft correspondence
  • Manage travel – make travel arrangements, change itinerary as necessary, confirm arrangements, etc.
  • Manage record keeping sources to include email, business files, online documentation sources, etc.

KNOWLEDGE/EXPERIENCE/COMPETENCIES -
  • A thorough understanding of the business
  • Three or more years of interpretation and translation experience
  • Expert-level fluency in both Korean and English
  • An intimate familiarity with two cultures
  • Ability to express thoughts clearly and concisely in both languages
  • Advanced experience in Microsoft Office software applications including Outlook, Excel and Word.