Administrative Associate II

Job description

Job location: Commerce TAMUC


Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2019-07-15
Req: R-021719
Job Title

Administrative Associate II

Agency

Texas A&M University - Commerce

Department

Dean Education

Proposed Minimum Salary

Commensurate

Job Location

Commerce, Texas

Job Type

Staff

Job Description

INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANT:

During the application process you have one opportunity to upload documents as a combined PDF.  The page “My Experience” has an area provided under Resume/CV to drop or upload the file. 

This one combined PDF must include:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume/CV
  • Three professional references with complete contact information (Unsolicited letters of recommendation will not be considered).
  • Transcripts – If required for the position (Unofficial will be accepted with application. Official transcripts are required at time of verbal offer). 
    If transcripts are from an international institution, it is the responsibility of the prospective faculty member to have the transcripts translated and evaluated by an approved credential evaluator.

All documents must be electronically submitted through the Texas A&M Online Employment Services website to be considered. Incomplete or improperly submitted applications may be excluded from consideration. 

SUMMARY:

The Administrative Associate II, under general supervision, provides routine administrative support work.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Performs word processing, desktop publishing, presentation, and data management activities, and assists staff with the use of these applications. Composes correspondence, reports, publications, and presentations, including editing and proofreading.
  • Greets visitors, answers and screens calls, provides information and referrals, and schedules appointments. Receives, sorts, and routes mail and performs other mail services.  
  • Applies, interprets, and communicates policies and procedures and serves as a resource for answering questions regarding policies.
  • Posts information to agency records and modifies forms or records. Verifies, processes, and reviews forms, reports, and other documents.
  • Makes arrangements for meetings, appointments, conferences, and travel.
  • Maintains office supplies and equipment. Maintains office reference materials including online office materials. May deliver, pick up, or receive cash payments, documents, supplies, equipment, or materials.
  • May serve as a liaison for departmental equipment and service contracts. May participate in the hiring training, and supervision of student workers and other support staff. 
  • Participates in events like Main Event and Orientation that may be after hours and on weekends.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Education: High school diploma or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Experience / Knowledge / Skills: Two years of experience. Knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet, and database applications. Effective  verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to: Ability to multitask and work cooperatively with others. Ability to work after hours and on weekends as needed.
  • Licensing/Professional Certifications: None
  • Physical Requirements: None
  • Other Requirements: None

PREFERRED EDUCATION / SKILLS/ EXPERIENCE:

Prior experience working in higher education. Prior experience with Concur, FAMIS/Canopy, Workday, Banner,  and Mane Market/Aggie Buy.

SUPERVISION OF OTHERS:

NA

This document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions. Other duties may be assigned. Texas A&M University-Commerce is committed to promotion of diversity and thus all employees are expected to facilitate a work environment that encourages knowledge of, respect for, and ability to engage with those of other cultures or backgrounds. This job description is not an employment agreement or contract.  The University has the exclusive right to alter this job description at any time without notice.

INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANT:

During the application process you have one opportunity to upload documents as a combined PDF.  The page “My Experience” has an area provided under Resume/CV to drop or upload the file. 

This one combined PDF must include:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume/CV
  • Three professional references with complete contact information (Unsolicited letters of recommendation will not be considered).
  • Transcripts – If required for the position (Unofficial will be accepted with application. Official transcripts are required at time of verbal offer). 
    If transcripts are from an international institution, it is the responsibility of the prospective faculty member to have the transcripts translated and evaluated by an approved credential evaluator.

All documents must be electronically submitted through the Texas A&M Online Employment Services website to be considered. Incomplete or improperly submitted applications may be excluded from consideration. 

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

 

 

 

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Posted: 7/16/2019
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