Executive Assistant & Resource Analyst (Administrative Analyst/Specialist, Exempt I)

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Executive Assistant & Resource Analyst (Administrative Analyst/Specialist, Exempt I)

Job no: 497647
Work type: Staff
Location: San Diego
Categories: Unit 9 - CSUEU - Technical Support Services, Administrative, Probationary, Full Time

Position Summary

At SDSU Global Campus, we are an entrepreneurial educational organization building new ways to extend access to SDSU without boundaries across the San Diego region, California, the nation, and the globe. Our work enhances careers and transforms lives and organizations.

The Executive Assistant & Resource Analyst is responsible for the day-to-day management of the Dean’s office. This position provides a full range of administrative support, and operations and data analysis to the Global Campus Dean, Associate Deans, and other Global Campus managers as required. This position provides a wide variety of work functions related to the overall operation of Global Campus in support of the goals and objectives of the College.

The ideal candidate possesses strong written and verbal communication skills, administrative and organizational skills, and the ability to maintain a realistic balance among multiple priorities. This pivotal support role requires strong leadership skills and the ability to quickly assess situations using good judgement to find solutions to support the needs of the Global Campus management team.

For more information regarding SDSU Global Campus, click here.

This is a full-time (1.0 time-base), benefits eligible, permanent (probationary) position. This position is designated exempt under FLSA and is not eligible for overtime compensation. Standard work hours are Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., but may vary based on operational needs.

Education and Experience

Entry to this classification requires general knowledge and skills in the applicable administrative and/or program field with a foundational knowledge of public administration principles, practices, and methods. This foundation would normally be obtained through a bachelor's degree and/or equivalent training and administrative work experience involving study, analysis, and/or evaluation leading to the development or improvement of administrative policies, procedures, practices, or programs.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Three years of experience providing high-level administrative support to an executive or administrator including calendar management
  • Two years of professional experience with budgeting, including experience with forecasting, making projections, and analyzing data
  • Two years of experience working with human resources/personnel and payroll activities.
  • Two years of professional experience in preparing high level presentations, documents and business analysis and reports
  • Advanced proficiency in MS-Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • Experience with Accounting software, such as Oracle, Banner, PeopleSoft, etc.

Compensation and Benefits

Starting salary upon appointment not expected to exceed $5,700 per month. CSU Classification Salary Range: $3,897 - $7,051 per month. Salary placement is determined by the education, experience, and qualifications the candidate brings to the position, internal equity, and the hiring department’s fiscal resources.

San Diego State University offers a rich benefits package that constitutes a major portion of total compensation. For more information regarding SDSU benefits, please click here.

Supplemental Information

Review of the required application materials, including cover letters and resumes, will begin on September 25, 2020. To receive full consideration, apply by September 24, 2020.

The person holding this position is considered a ‘mandated reporter’ under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.

San Diego State University is not a sponsoring agency for staff or management positions (e.g., H-1B visa). Applicants must currently be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Offers of employment are contingent upon the presentation of documents that demonstrate a person's identity and authorization to work in the United States, which are consistent with the provisions of the Immigration Reform and Control Act.

A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.

SDSU is a smoke-free campus. For more information, please click here.

SDSU is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against persons on the basis of race, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, age, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, or covered veteran status.

Applicants with disabilities and applicants who require assistance completing an application may contact Meracle Cothron at [email protected]

Advertised: Sep 11, 2020 (5:00 PM) Pacific Daylight Time
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Posted: 9/18/2020
Application Due: 12/17/2020
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