Administrative Coordinator I

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Administrative Coordinator I

FLSA status:


Hiring Salary:

$3,128 – $4,568 per month

Occupational Category:



Office of the President

Open Until Filled:


Educational and Experience Requirement:

Bachelor’s degree in related field. Two years relevant administrative assistant experience or experience in a related field. Experience in Higher Education is desirable. A combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities could be considered.

Nature & Purpose of Position:

Performs administrative support duties for the Office of the President.

Primary Responsibilities:

Performs administrative support duties. Collects, reconciles, and maintains complex data. Coordinates and implements departmental processes. Monitors budgets, accounts, and expenditures. Monitors project timelines and identifies issues. Prepares financial and statistical reports. Plans and coordinates events. Develops, coordinates, and implements assigned processes. Oversees website. Reviews, revises, and interprets policies and procedures. Attends meetings and takes notes. Prepares, reviews, revises and distributes documents and correspondence. Orders and maintains supply inventory. Handles P-Card purchases and monitors expenses. Coordinates and supervises program activities. Serves as a receptionist for The President’s Office. Performs other related duties as assigned.

Other Specifications:

Requires detailed knowledge of university infrastructure, policies and procedures. Requires thorough knowledge of office systems. Coordinates with multiple vendors for returns and problem reconciliation. Ability to handle large volumes of data entry with speed and accuracy is critical. Work requires the ability to perform work of considerable complexity which involves working independently towards general results, devising new work methods, interpreting policy, or meeting new conditions necessitating a high degree of ingenuity, initiative, and judgment. Must be able to work collaboratively with coworkers and provide a high level of customer service at all times. May devote from 25% to 50% of time to routine contacts by telephone with employees of other work units in obtaining or supplying information relating to work. Must have the ability to solve operational problems and make suggestions for process improvement. Attention and care is required in the performance of duties to prevent injury to self or others.

Full Time Part Time:

Full Time


EEO Statement:

Sam Houston State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Plan Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, or gender identity. Sam Houston State University is an “at will” employer. Security sensitive positions at SHSU require background checks in accordance with Education Code 51.215.




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Job No:
Posted: 11/12/2020
Application Due: 12/5/2020
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