Corporate Administrative Assistant
at McKinley Companies, LLC

Date Posted: 8/30/2017

Job Description

McKinley is hiring a Corporate Administrative Assistant to join our Owned Residential team based in our corporate offices in Ann Arbor, MI. You will get a crash course in property management and live and breathe the excitement of working at one of the nation’s elite real estate management companies. It will be your responsibility to support our Executive Leadership as well as provide general office support. Qualified candidates will have strong administrative skills, an exceptional work ethic, and a true passion for customer service.


  • Providing general office support for our Owned Residential team.
  • Welcoming guests and customers by greeting them, in person or on the telephone; answering or directing inquiries.
  • Supporting our executive leadership team with planning and scheduling meetings, conferences, and reconciling expense reports.
  • Coordinating and booking travel frequently for our Executive Leadership team.
  • Maintaining our office supplies including anticipating needed supplies, placing orders and verifying receipt.
  • Updating and maintaining a project tracker to log customer concerns.
  • Special projects for Senior Leadership as needed.

Job Requirements


  • We want you to have a background in administrative support. You should be proficient in Microsoft Office including Outlook. Experience with Concur would be a plus!
  • You should be knowledgeable about making corporate travel arrangements.
  • You need to be fanatical about providing the best customer service. That’s the essence of our business!
  • You will need to be flexible. Sometimes priorities change quickly and you will be required to multitask.
  • You have to be comfortable with indirect supervision. You’ll work in our corporate office in downtown Ann Arbor, while your supervisor is out in the field. Expect constant communication via phone and email.
  • You should have strong organizational and planning skills. You should have superior attention to details and be able to manage multiple projects at once.
  • Soft skills! Don’t be robotic. You’ve got to be able to build rapport, inspire trust and confidence, and bring problems to resolutions in the interest of the business.
  • We want you to be looking for a career. We love to teach! If you want to be a long-term player, we’re in. Let’s help you grow and round out your skills.

What’s in it for you?

  • We’re going to pay you well. You’re awesome. You deserve it.
    Our benefits are pretty great, too. Medical, dental, vision, 401(k), Life and AD&D, EAP, Prepaid Legal, we’ve got it all.
  • Oh, we want you to have a great work/life balance, too. And our wellness initiative is the best in the business. We’ve got a full-service gym on site for you to work out in if that’s your thing, along with a variety of classes to participate in and a Wellness Director who can provide one on one health, fitness, and nutritional coaching.
  • McKinley Companies, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a smoke-free environment in all locations. We support a safe, healthy and drug-free workplace through criminal background checks and pre-employment drug testing.

If you are interested in becoming part of our world-class team, please submit your resume online.

Job Snapshot

About Us

McKinley is a nationwide real estate organization that cares about its people. We invest in people first, then real estate. Why that order? Because we know that exceptional service and unparalleled business results aren’t driven by the brick and mortar which make up our assets. Instead, these successes are a direct result of our commitment to hire, develop and motivate world-class real estate professionals who ensure that we achieve our business goals. We are a company that is committed to working together to create better environments for our residents, tenants, and communities in which we live and work.

McKinley is a growing organization and we believe that our expansion into new markets, as well as growth in our current markets, truly leads to exciting opportunities and unlimited potential for our current and future employees.

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