Commonwealth of Kentucky

Executive Administrative Secretary, Office of the Secretary, Cabinet for Economic Development

Company Description

Thank you for your interest in non-merit (governor appointed) career opportunities with the Commonwealth of Kentucky, the state's largest employer. Employment with the Commonwealth offers team members a satisfying career in civil service. Whether you are helping to provide essential benefits to children, generating job growth, protecting the most vulnerable or building Kentucky roads and facilities, your contribution is making a difference in the lives of your fellow Kentuckians.

Job Details

  • Serve as an administrative assistant to various officials within the Cabinet for Economic Development.
  • Assist in keeping the Office of the Secretary running efficiently and maintain relationships with clients.
  • Perform various office functions and administrative support work of a routine nature, including but not limited to: answering telephone calls, taking messages and communicating information, greeting clients and guests, corresponding, scheduling, making travel reservations, processing travel authorization requests, assisting with cabinet calendars, recording meeting notes and typing up of minutes, preparing any documents required by the duties of the office.
  • Perform other duties as required.
Education preferences, minimum requirements: Sufficient education which would assure knowledge, skills and abilities to accomplish position objectives.

Experience preferences, minimum requirements: Proficient in Word, Excel and Outlook, as well as sufficient experience which would assure knowledge, skills and abilities to accomplish position objectives.

Location: Frankfort, KY
Salary Range: $29,129.28 - $38,588.64
Work Schedule: Full-Time (Mon - Fri; 37.5 hrs/wk)

*Upon appointment, employees in this class may be required to maintain a valid driver’s license and required to drive a licensed vehicle. This status may be necessary for the length of time in this class. If this is necessary, it will be listed in the specific position description for that position. Applicants and employees in this job title may be required to submit a drug screening test and background check. Applicants and employees in positions which perform job duties that may require contact with offenders in the custody or supervision of the Department of Corrections or with youth in the care, custody, or supervision of the Department of Juvenile Justice must meet qualifications pursuant to the federal Prison Rape Elimination Act, 28 C.F.R.115.17 and 115.317.
The Commonwealth of Kentucky does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or veteran status. Reasonable accommodations are provided upon request.

  • December 12, 2018


After reviewing the "Job Details" section on this page, please submit the brief form below. Upon your submission, you will immediately be given the option to complete a one-way video interview using a smartphone, tablet or computer with camera capabilities. You will also receive an email containing a link to navigate back to the one-way video interview, should you wish to complete the interview later.

Separately, if you have not already, please submit an official non-merit application into the state’s database: located here.

We look forward to learning more about you--thank you for your interest in serving the Commonwealth!

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