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Administrative Coordinator, Electrification

Job Number:  18855
Group:  Magna Powertrain
Division:  EC Troy
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

Troy, MI, US, 48098-2863




Job Number: 18855 
Group: Magna Powertrain  
Division: EC Troy 
Job Type: Permanent/Regular 
Location: Troy 

Group Introduction


Transforming mobility. Making automotive technology that is smarter, cleaner, safer and lighter. That’s what we’re passionate about at Magna Powertrain, and we do it by creating world-class powertrain systems. We are a premier supplier for the global automotive industry with full capabilities in design, development, testing and manufacturing of complex powertrain systems. Our name stands for quality, environmental consciousness, and safety. Innovation is what drives us and we drive innovation. Dream big and create the future of mobility at Magna Powertrain.


Mission of the Position:


The Administrative Coordinator will work closey with the Electrification team in North America providing administrative support to the Director of Electrification, North America and/or others as designated. The coordinator will direct and manage the daily administrative activities for the Director and eDrive department in North America. Provide daily support through managing the schedule/calendar, preparation of reports, presentations, documents, and all other administrative support activities. Work to improve and/or streamline reports or information coming into and out of the department for the team.

Key Responsibilities:


  • Administer and manage department databases, SAP folders, reporting templates, systems and worksheets including but not limited to Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook and PowerPoint, SharePoint, Visio, Concur, and SAP easyDocs.  ensuring consistency in all documentation for both the local department and global peer departments. Create new or modify existing reports to streamline and/or improve information.
  • Proactively manage and maintain the Director’s schedule/calendar, prioritizing meeting importance/urgency.
  • Help coordinate customer meetings, financial reviews, and weekly team/staff meetings. 
  • Assist in analyzing information into meaningful performance and progress indicators. 
  • Prepare reports, agendas, minute minutes, and other various documents.
  • Organize, facilitate, and moderate various meetings. Ensure reports are complete and on time while tracking open action items. Maintain and publish reports to project teams.
  • Assist in scheduling travel arrangements for team and handle catering for meetings as needed.
  • Maintain department vacation schedules/files.
  • Assist in planning and scheduling team events and workshops for the department.
  • Support the administrative needs of other departments as necessary or during planned vacations/absences for other department administrative staff. 

Magna Standards:


  • Practice and maintain integrity while following Magna’s Charter and Constitution.
  • Follow Magna’s Code of Conduct and Ethics and related compliance policies.
  • Supports and adheres to policies, procedures, and operational guidelines related to established quality management system (IATF) .
  • Drive the development of new technologies to improve quality, efficiency and reduce cost.
  • Comply with safety policies and procedures to ensure duties of self are performed in a safe manner.
  • Health & Safety responsibilities:
    • Understand applicable Environmental, Health & Safety policies and procedures in the workplace.
    • Report unsafe conditions immediately.
    • Report injuries, accidents, illnesses, near misses, property damage immediately.
    • Follow safety rules.
    • Comply with requirements for the use or operation of machines or equipment.
    • Comply with Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) requirements.
  • Create a positive work environment by demonstrating and sharing functional/technical knowledge.
  • Develop and maintain a responsive and cooperative working relationship with internal and external customers.
  • Treat everyone with dignity, trust and respect.
  • Complete additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.


The above is intended to describe the general content of and the requirements for the performance of this position.  It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities, or requirements.

Customers and Business Interfaces:


  • Other department Coordinators or Administrative Assistants
  • Senior Leadership Team
  • Engineering Team
  • Electrification Operations Team (Purchasing, Program Management, Advanced Manufacturing)
  • Global Sites 

Requirements and Qualifications:


  • Experience preparing reports, presentations, and materials for distribution required. 
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint, SharePoint, Visio, Concur, and SAP easyDocs. Experience utilizing Office 365 and its suite of tools preferred.
  • Ability to communicate with a high degree of professionalism to colleagues in all levels of the company, outside vendors, and customers both verbally and through written communication required.
  • Demonstrated organizational and time management skills with the ability to multitask.  
  • Detail oriented with close attention to quality of work. 
  • Ability to juggle multiple priorities and tasks and work in a very fast paced environment. 
  • Associates degree preferred; experience in lieu of degree may be acceptable. 
  • 3 years of experience as an administrative assistant or similar support/liaison role required. 

Work Environment:


No travel required. 


While working in this environment, the employee will be exposed to machinery, moving equipment and material, moderate noise, airborne particles, fumes and various levels of temperature created by manufacturing processes.

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