Administrative Assistant - Sturm College of Law

USA, Colorado, Denver
$15.00 - $20.00 per hour
Aug 25, 2017
University of
Faculty Jobs
Position Type
Alt-Ac & Post-Ac
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The University of Denver Sturm College of Law (Denver Law) is a national leader in experiential learning with highly respected graduate programs in tax law, environmental and natural resources law, international business transactions, legal administration, and other fields. Located in one of the nation's most dynamic and beautiful cities, Denver Law features a distinguished and internationally recognized faculty, an outstanding and diverse student body, a motivated and highly professional staff, and roughly 17,000 alumni who have achieved careers of distinction in law, business, government, public interest, and other professional domains.

Position Summary

Reporting to the Assistant Dean of Graduate Legal Studies, the Administrative Assistant will support Denver Law's Graduate Legal Studies office. The successful candidate must be enthusiastic and welcoming when greeting visitors, faculty, staff and students. This person will respond to email inquiries and assist with projects related to the department's admissions and student support activities in addition to performing other duties as assigned by the Assistant Dean to support department functions.

This is a temporary, non-benefited position not to exceed 1,000 hours in a calendar year.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Excellent communications skills.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office.

Required Qualifications

  • High School diploma.
  • 1 year of work experience in a customer service setting.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree.
  • 2 years of work experience in an office setting.

Work Schedule

Monday to Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm (about 7 hours per day, 35 hours per week).

Application Deadline

For best consideration, please submit your application materials by 4:00pm on Friday, September 1, 2017.

Special Instructions

Candidates must apply online through to be considered. Only applications submitted online will be accepted. Once within the job description online, please scroll to the bottom of the page to apply. If you have questions regarding this position please contact our Recruiting Department at

Please include the following documents with your application:

  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter

The University of Denver is committed to enhancing the diversity of its faculty and staff and encourages applications from women, minorities, members of the LGBTQ community, people with disabilities and veterans. The University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

All offers of employment are based upon satisfactory completion of a criminal history background check.