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Job ID: 133245

Senior Administrative Assistant
Georgia Southern University

Date Posted Nov. 8, 2019
Title Senior Administrative Assistant
University Georgia Southern University
Statesboro, GA, United States
Department Curriculum Foundations & Read
Application Deadline 11/22/2019
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Classified Staff
  • Administrative Support/Services

Senior Administrative Assistant

Georgia Southern University

Requisition Number: STA002572

Department: 3900140501-Curriculum Foundations & Read

Position Status: Full-Time

Position Summary:

Department of Curriculum, Foundations, and Reading. The Senior Administrative Assistant provides complex office assistance to an administrative head in the operation of the Department of Curriculum, Foundations, and Reading.

Essential Functions

  • Maintains the departmental operating, travel, and on-line budgets.
  • Prepares Personnel Action Forms and other hiring documents for Faculty, Graduate Assistants, and Student Assistants.
  • Performs administrative duties to include ordering supplies, recording and editing departmental meetings, scheduling events through 25Live, and coordinating faculty travel arrangements.
  • Schedules fall, spring, and summer departmental classes in Banner.
  • Monitors and approves Student Assistants' time through OneUSG.
  • Maintains and utilizes departmental cloud archive of documents, including scanning and/or downloading of evaluations, grades, and curriculum materials.
  • Coordinates with three other departmental Administrative Assistants regarding college-wide departmental needs, coverage, and professional development.

Georgia Southern University is a Tobacco Free Campus.

Minimum Education Required:

High School Diploma or equivalent; one or more years of post-secondary education

Could a level of job-related experience higher than the minimum required for the position substitute for the minimum level of education?: No

Minimum Experience Required:

Three or more years of related work experience

Could a level of education higher than the minimum required for the position substitute for the minimum level of job-related experience?: No

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Effective communication (verbal and written), organization and human relations skills; ability to work well in a diverse environment; proficiency with computer and Microsoft Office Applications software including word processing, spreadsheets, and databases; legally authorized to work in the United States; successful completion of background investigation prior to employment

Preferred Education:

Preferred Experience::

Administrative support experience in an academic setting; proficient with Adobe Acrobat

Salary Range: $33,300 - $34,136

Job Open Date: 11/06/2019

Job Closing Date: 11/22/2019

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Georgia Southern University provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, or disability. Individuals in need of reasonable accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act to participate in the search process should notify Human Resources: (912) 478-5468 or HR-TDD: (912) 478-0791.


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