Secretaries (general) use typewriters, personal computers or other word-processing equipment to transcribe correspondence and other documents, check and format documents prepared by other staff, deal with incoming and outgoing mail, screen requests for meetings or appointments, and perform a variety of administrative support tasks.
Checking, formatting and transcribing correspondence, minutes and reports from dictation, electronic documents or written drafts to conform to office standards, using typewriter, personal computer or other word processing equipment
Linked Education ( CESM Codes ) :
401 - Business Administration, Management and Operations
412101 - Secretary (General)
Description : Performs secretarial, clerical and other administrative tasks in support of managers and professionals.
Green Occupation : No
Green Skill : NoTrade : No
Specializations : Advisory Officer Cabinet Office, Aide De Camp, Appointments Officer
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Source Of Info:
Source : Organising Framework for Occupations (OFO) 2013, Department of Higher Education and Training, Republic of South Africa