Administrative Associate I
Sam Houston State University
Department: Dept of History
Open until filled: Yes
Educational and Experience Requirement:
Associates Degree in related field. Two years relevant administrative assistant experience or experience in a related field. A combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities could be considered.
Nature & Purpose of Position:
Performs administrative assistant duties for the Department of History.
Performs, coordinates, and oversees a variety of executive Performs administrative assistant duties. Provides departmental or University information to students, departments, faculty, and staff. Schedules appointments and activities. Interprets policies and procedures. Compiles, tracks, and reviews data and reports. Attends meetings and takes notes. Prepares, reviews, revises, and distributes documents and correspondence. Orders and maintains supply inventory. Handles P-Card purchases and monitors expenses. Assists with the maintenance of student files and spreadsheets. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Requires a general knowledge of standard office functions. Requires good knowledge of procedures and practices. Must be able to use standard office software. Must be able to apply policies and procedures and solve routine problems of a repetitive nature.
Up to 20% of this position, over the fiscal year during off-peak periods, may be performed remotely as determined by the supervisor.
Sam Houston State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, or gender identity or expression. Sam Houston State University is an “at will” employer. Employees with a contract will have additional terms and conditions. Security sensitive positions at SHSU require background checks in accordance with Education Code § 51.215.
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