Administrative Specialist - Economics & Business

Location
New York, NY
Posted
May 03, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

POSITION DETAILS

Reporting to the Chair of the Economics and Business at The City College of New York, the Administrative Specialist will perform these duties in addition to those in the Title Overview:

  • Provide administrative support by managing departmental recruitment activities including records retention, scheduling CCNY recruitment visits, reimbursements of candidates, and assisting the Chair with the search documentation and on-boarding of instructors and faculty.
  • Maintain the department budget and the coordination of scholarships; provide Chair with budget reports and maintain ongoing records of disbursements and requests for procurement.
  • Oversee department operations including all department events, awards ceremonies, lectures, and regular research seminars.
  • Assist the Chair in scheduling classes and delivering department communications in Economics and Business Department.
  • Provide instructions and basic advice to current students and help with alumni outreach initiatives.
  • Ensure department compliance with certification and other mandates.

QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor's Degree and four years' relevant experience required.

CUNY TITLE OVERVIEW

Provides administrative and program support to an administrative or academic department.

  • Oversees department operations and assists management in planning department activities, creating schedules, assigning staff and preparing and delivering department communications.
  • Works with appropriate offices related to personnel recruitment, expediting search activities
  • Research coordinates and organizes materials for key events such as promotion and tenure reviews.
  • Supervises and trains support staff and student workers.
  • Manages budget and coordinates purchasing, accounting, and payroll.
  • Provides instructions and basic advice to students, faculty, and others seeking information on department activities, policies, and schedules.
  • Performs related duties as assigned.

Job Title Name: Administrative Specialist

CUNY TITLE

Higher Education Assistant

FLSA

Non-exempt

COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS

Salary commensurate with education and experience.

CUNY's benefits contribute significantly to total compensation, supporting health and wellness, financial well-being, and professional development. We offer a range of health plans, competitive retirement/pension benefits and savings plans, tuition waivers for CUNY graduate study and generous paid time off. Our staff also benefits from the extensive academic, arts, and athletic programs on our campuses and the opportunity to participate in a lively, diverse academic community in one of the greatest cities in the world.

HOW TO APPLY

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PLEASE NOTE THAT YOU MUST UPLOAD A COVER LETTER AND RESUME AS ONE DOCUMENT IN ANY OF THE FOLLOWING FORMATS: doc, .docx, .pdf, .rtf, or text format.

CLOSING DATE

Open until filled. Resume review to begin 3/15/17.

JOB SEARCH CATEGORY

CUNY Job Posting: Managerial/Professional

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.

Location: City College of New York

Job Title: Administrative Specialist - Economics & Business

Job ID: 16434

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular


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