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secretary

1. (in Britain) a senior civil servant who assists a government minister
2. (in the US and New Zealand) the head of a government administrative department
3. (in Britain) See secretary of state
4. (in Australia) the head of a public service department
5. Diplomacy the assistant to an ambassador or diplomatic minister of certain countries
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Paula Hughes, from Litherland, administrative assistant, 33: Outfit: Purple sparkly top, pounds 35 from Jane Norman; purple trousers, pounds 50 from Next.
To summarize: You need an effective manager to set up a training department, but once it is up and running, the administrative assistant is the most important person in the shop.
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Campbell, Moret's former administrative assistant, substantiated those claims.
Replace the tendency to say, "I was just an administrative assistant, but I learned .
And if a member is unemployed, adds Barbara Tokar, member career services administrative assistant, "We give him or her the tools to get started on a job search.
Plaintiff Rene Raymond, an administrative assistant for Flynt and his company, claimed she was forced to cover up and hide Flynt's get-togethers with alleged prostitutes from Flynt's wife Elizabeth, also employed by the company.
Among survey takers, 98 percent say administrative roles have changed, and most agree that replacing a good administrative assistant is no easy task.
HUBBARDSTON - Selectmen announced at their meeting Tuesday they will offer the position of town administrator to Debra Roussel of Greenfield, who is the administrative assistant in Gill.
There could still be some additional shuffling, because recently hired administrative assistant Demetrius Martin might help secondary coach Rocky Seto with the defensive backs because Seto will focus on the safeties.

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