Senior Adminstrative Coordinator
Working Title: Senior Adminstrative Coordinator
Position Type: University Operational and Administrative Staff
Department: University Advancement
Posting Date: 04-04-2018
University of Virginia Advancement Communications seeks outstanding candidates for a Senior Administrative Generalist supporting the Assistant Vice President for Advancement Communications. Responsibilities include a variety of professional and support duties that facilitate the day-to-day operations of the AVP's office including complex scheduling and relationship management, representing the office inside the University and to external constituencies, purchasing, and budgeting and financial tracking.
Advancement Communications supports a broad array of fundraising initiatives through the development of print and electronic publications as well as social media communications. This creative and hard-working team offers a collaborative environment committed to showcasing the excellence of the University of Virginia.
A high school diploma is required. A bachelor's degree is preferred. At least six year of experience in administrative operations for a senior executive which include scheduling, supporting successful relationship management, budget tracking, purchasing and paying bills, and coordination of special projects. A degree may substitute for some experience. A command of confidentiality, professionalism, and tact are essential. The ability to grasp and navigate protocol among diverse constituencies across varying levels of the organization is also essential. Must demonstrate thoughtful and appropriate oral and written communication in daily interactions and have the ability to prioritize competing responsibilities and navigate details while understanding end goals and purpose. An ability to anticipate team and leadership needs and to work to prevent potential administrative problems are
Applicants who take initiative to assess situations, ensure appropriate fact finding, and recommend solutions are encouraged to apply. Strong working knowledge of MS Work, Outlook, Excel and Power Point are required. Knowledge of data queries and reporting are preferred. A passion for the University of Virginia, specifically for working in support of its success, is strongly preferred.
To apply, visit http://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0623014. Complete an application online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae/resume, and contact information for three references. This is a restricted position and continuation is subject to satisfactory performance and the availability of funding.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
A command of confidentiality, professionalism, and tact are essential.
The ability to grasp and navigate protocol among diverse constituencies across varying levels of the organization are essential.
Must demonstrate thoughtful and appropriate oral and written communication in daily interactions.
The ability to prioritize competing responsibilities and navigate details while understanding end goals and purpose.
An ability to anticipate team and leadership needs and to work to prevent potential administrative problems.
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