Administrative Specialist IV


POSITION INFORMATION

Requisition Number
153115

Job Title
Administrative Specialist IV

Official Title
Administrative Specialist IV

Position Number
00001722

Department
Engineering Technology - 130350

Location
Denton

Is this an internal posting only?
No

Work Schedule
8am to 5pm

Department Overview
The Department of Engineering Technology prepares students to be productive leaders and technology innovators in a global society. The Department is unique in the Dallas-Fort Worth region and it currently serves students pursuing BSET degrees in Construction, Electrical, and Mechanical Engineering Technology. Also, MS students pursuing degrees within the concentrations of Construction Management, Engineering Management, Electrical Systems and Mechanical Systems.

Job Description
The Engineering Technology Department at the University of North Texas is seeking to hire an Administrative Specialist IV to join our team. Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to:

* Assist the Chair, Office Manager and Faculty in performing a variety of technical duties using standard procedures.
* Responsible for purchasing, scheduling of classes, undergraduate student needs, travel and other items as determined.

The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate.

The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing.

Minimum Qualifications
The successful candidate will possess a High School diploma or GED equivalent and four years of progressively responsible office administration experience. Substitution of education for experience allowed. The following knowledge, skills, and abilities are required:
* Intermediate MS Office skills.
* Ability to work under pressure, to adjust to constant changes, to handle multiple tasks, and to coordinate the work of others.
* Ability to keep complex records, to assemble and organize data of complex nature, and to prepare and submit reports in acceptable formats.
* Ability to conceptualize, plan and organize multiple assignments effectively
* Ability to work on tasks utilizing judgment, tact, and resourcefulness.
* Knowledge of basic accounting/budgeting procedures.
* Skill in developing and maintaining good working relationships.
* Knowledge of supervisory practices and principles.
* Knowledge of policies, practices, procedures and terminology of assigned function.

Preferred Qualifications
The preferred candidate will possess the following additional qualifications:

* Knowledge of UNT student processing.
* Knowledge of UNT travel procedures.
* Familiarity with EIS/Peoplesoft.
* Advance knowledge of Microsoft Excel.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicants must submit a resume and a cover letter with their online application.

Is this a security sensitive position?
Yes

Driving a University Vehicle?
No

Job Open Date
08-25-2017

Job Close Date
Open Until Filled

Pay Rate
Salary Commensurate with Experience

Pay Basis
Monthly

Job Type
Full-time Permanent

Quicklink for Posting
jobs.unt.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=63790

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