Johnson & Johnson is recruiting for a Part time Administrative Assistant for Worldwide Government Affairs & Policy (Canada), located in Toronto. Candidates will be also considered in Ontario. This position may require up to 10% travel.

This role is a part-time position, and the candidate filling this role will work 18.75 hours per week.

With $94.9 billion in 2022 sales, Johnson & Johnson is the world's most comprehensive and broadly based manufacturer of health care products, as well as a provider of related services, for the consumer, pharmaceutical, and medical devices markets. There are more than 265 Johnson & Johnson operating companies employing approximately 130,000 people and with products touching the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world. If you have the talent and desire to touch the world, Johnson & Johnson has the career opportunities to help make it happen.

This role will report to and provide support to the Head, Government Affairs & Policy, Johnson & Johnson Canada and work with the GA&P Team on various key functions.

Key Responsibilities :

  • Be the public face of the GA&P Canada Head, and the team you support, and represent them, our WWGA&P Department, and the Company expertly and optimally in all interactions.
  • Be fully aware of and current with the supervisors' responsibilities.
  • Communicate optimally with internal and external partners at all levels, including on confidential and critical matters
  • Budget Administration: Maintain budget spreadsheet with up-to-date status of financial/procurement activity.
  • Procurement: Assist with preparation of agreements and contracts with outside consultants and vendors, submit purchase orders and/or check requisitions (Health Care Compliance GO-EX, International Contracts Database, eMarketplace) in compliance with J&J company policies.
  • Provide some calendaring and travel arrangement support
  • Provide support for external meetings the GA&P engages in with organizations and governments
  • Proactively anticipate the needs of the Head, Government Affairs & Policy and the team.
  • Build and maintain effective relationships and trusted partnerships with department, and other business partners, locally in Canada and globally.
  • Develop in-depth knowledge of department objectives, policies and procedures. Acquire knowledge of Johnson & Johnson organizational structure, within Canada and with Worldwide Government Affairs & Policy



  • A minimum of a high school diploma is required; an Associate's degree or higher and/or CPS is preferred.


  • A minimum of 3 years of experience serving in an administrative support capacity
  • Prior experience supporting mid-level leaders such as Directors.
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Outlook, OneDrive, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Ability to learn specialized computer software used for expense reporting, travel reservations, procurement and other applications (such as Concur, Health Care Compliance GO-EX, International Contract Database, eMarketplace, etc.).
  • A technologically savvy problem solver
  • Self-starter with ability to work independently in the absence of supervisors, and to multitask and prioritize workload against critical deadlines in a dynamic, fast-paced, multicultural, international environment
  • Must be a strong team player with the ability to coordinate with other administrative staff
  • Strong interpersonal skills, excellent attention to detail and ability to exercise both discretion and sound judgment
  • Ability to anticipate stakeholder needs without direct instruction and be proactive in addressing them
  • Strong organizational skills and the proven ability to prioritize work
  • The ability to travel occasionally - less than 10% local/domestic travel

Diversity and inclusion are central elements of the shared culture across the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies. Attracting, developing and retaining a workforce that reflects the diversity of our customers and communities is essential to our success. We are committed to providing a respectful, inclusive and accessible work environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve their potential.

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Toronto, ON, Canada
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