Program Associate, Hospitality

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Job Title: Program Associate, Hospitality
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 48149
Department University Business Administrators, Dedman School of HospitalityEqual Employment Opportunity An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.

FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: This position serves as the primary contact for the Dedman School of Hospitality (DSH). Responsible for providing professional support to the DSH Dean, initiating all Financial/HR transactions, and managing the DSH administrative offices.

Provides professional administrative support to the DSH Dean. Coordinates departmental meetings and provides meeting agendas. Creates travel itineraries for the Dean as needed. Develops teaching schedules each semester in collaboration with DSH Dean, Sr. Administrative Specialist, and Academic Program Specialist. Builds courses in Student Central, assigns classrooms in Ad Astra, enters textbook information for faculty, and submits large lecture hall requests. Collects syllabus information from faculty each semester.

Responsible for all HR appointments for DSH. Creates job openings, assists new employees with on-boarding, initiates personnel actions, completes I-9 forms, and submits all supporting documentation to complete hiring processes. Monitors and tracks all transaction to completion, resolving any discrepancies. Assists employees with time and leave reporting, and ensures supervisor approval. Reviews bi-weekly Active Employees and Cost Center Reports, and obtains approval on bi-weekly payroll certifications. Completes separation checklists and leave audits for former employees. Inputs all faculty Assignment of Responsibility forms and generates faculty contracts.

Initiates all financial transactions for DSH and ensures prompt payment to suppliers. Enters requisitions to purchase goods and services for the department, creates receipts for completed purchase orders, and processes payment requests for unencumbered payments and petty cash replenishment. Serves as the departmental travel representative by entering travel requests and expense reports in Concur. Reimburses faculty/staff for non-travel expenses through Concur. Inputs scholarships into the FS4U system.

Responds to general inquiries about the school and redirects to the appropriate individuals if necessary. Gives tours of the department to prospective students and their families, as well as industry representatives.

Serves as the office manager for DSH administrative offices. Completes room reservations, maintains office supply inventory, checks out departmental keys, validates parking for DSH guests, manages incoming/outgoing mail, and supervises OPS/FWS administrative employees. Facilitates new office assignments, and enters work orders for maintenance. Provides recommendations to DSH Dean and Sr. Administrative Specialist regarding any office needs.Qualifications High school diploma or equivalency and four years experience or a combination of post high school education and experience equal to four years.

Experience gathering, interpreting, reporting, and/or editing information.

Experience prioritizing, organizing, and performing multiple work assignments simultaneously.

Experience working with Microsoft Office, Excel, and other applicable computer applications.Anticipated Salary Range Upper 20's to lower 30's, commensurate with experience and education.Pay Plan This is an USPS (University Support Personnel System) position.Soft Money Funded Position This is a soft money funded position, with renewal based on available funds and the needs of the University.Schedule If not otherwise specified, schedule is M-F, 8-5.Criminal Background Check This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.How To Apply If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume.Veterans' Preference Certain service members and veterans, and the spouses and family members of the service members and veterans, will receive preference and priority in employment and are encouraged to apply for the positions being filled. For information on who may be eligible for Veterans' Preference, go to, or call FSU Human Resources at (850) 644-6034.

IMPORTANT: In order to claim Veterans' Preference, applicants must upload a DD-214 (and other documentation, as applicable) with their online application prior to the closing date of the job opening.Tobacco Free Campus Effective January 1, 2014, tobacco use, including simulated tobacco use, is prohibited on property, interior and exterior, owned or managed by Florida State University. This policy applies to all Florida State University students, employees, consultants, contractors, visitors, and external individuals.




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Posted: 11/10/2020
Application Due: 11/23/2020
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