Administrative Associate



Stanford University

Administrative Associate

Job Number:
75785

The Division of Hematology seeks a motivated and customer-service oriented individual to work in a dynamic environment. The Administrative Associate (Administrative Associate 2) will provide support to the clinical faculty located in the Cancer Center. The Administrative Associate responsibilities are broad and provides well-rounded exposure to the academic health care setting.

Duties include, but are not limited to:
  • Respond to inquiries, and determine and take appropriate action as required. Serve as a resource regarding a defined set of policies and procedures
  • Perform duties associated with scheduling, organizing, and operating conferences, seminars, and events, including recommending vendors for services, overseeing the production and distribution of materials, coordinating logistics, and serving as liaison with internal and external vendors
  • Draft and/or generate routine communications; coordinate production (formatting, copying, etc.) and dissemination of documents, such as presentations, course handouts, grant proposals, conference and seminar materials, complex reports, brochures, and displays
  • Plan and schedule calendar(s) based on consultation, resolve calendaring conflicts
  • Process and monitor routine financial transactions, which may include researching and resolving discrepancies
  • Maintain office supplies and equipment; obtain vendor quotations, as needed. Coordinate office moves
  • May serve as the point of contact for general maintenance, health and safety, and other facility concerns within the unit(s); report any incidents or potential safety problems to appropriate representatives. Track completion of required training
* - Other duties may also be assigned
DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Demonstrated experience in a medical environment is preferred.
Experience with medical literature searching and acquisition of articles, abstracts, and web- based information and familiarity with Adobe Acrobat, Pub Med and End Note reference manager desired.
Experience utilizing Stanford purchasing and reimbursement systems is desired.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE (REQUIRED):

High school diploma and three years of administrative experience, or combination of education and relevant experience.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (REQUIRED):
  • Proficient computer skills and demonstrated experience with office software and email applications
  • Demonstrated success in following through and completing routine tasks
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS*:
  • Constantly perform desk-based computer tasks
  • Frequently sitting
  • Occasionally stand/walk, reach/work above shoulders, grasp lightly/fine manipulation, grasp forcefully, use a telephone, sort/file paperwork or parts, lift/carry/push/pull objects that weigh up to 10 pounds
  • Rarely twist/bend/stoop/squat, kneel/crawl.
*- Consistent with its obligations under the law, the University will provide reasonable accommodation to any employee with a disability who requires accommodation to perform the essential functions of his or her job

WORK STANDARDS (from JDL)
  • Interpersonal Skills: Demonstrates the ability to work well with Stanford colleagues and clients and with external organizations
  • Promote Culture of Safety: Demonstrates commitment to personal responsibility and value for safety; communicates safety concerns; uses and promotes safe behaviors based on training and lessons learned
  • Subject to and expected to comply with all applicable University policies and procedures, including but not limited to the personnel policies and other policies found in the University's Administrative Guide, http://adminguide.stanford.edu




Job: Administration

Location: School of Medicine
Schedule: Part-time
Classification Level:

To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: stanfordcareers.stanford.edu

Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.






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