Location: Rolla
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 36517
Hiring Department

Office of Development

Application Deadline

Open Until Filled

Full Time/Part Time

Full Time, Benefit Eligible



Job Description

    Provides administrative support for multiple Development Officers.
  • Interacts with major donors, corporations and foundations, S&T alumni, and the campus community in order to schedule meetings, compile reports and proposals, and assist with projects.
  • Coordinates travel arrangements, builds trip binders, and gathers relevant travel information for respective Development Officer’s professional travel plans.
  • Prepares and processes respective Development Officer’s expense reports for development related expenses and travel reimbursement.
  • Manages various calendars, assisting with time management for multiple Development Officers.
  • Manages office supplies, ordering, stocking, and organization of supply room.
  • Schedules meetings, including securing location, coordinating logistics, creating and distributing agendas as well as meeting materials.
  • Researches and organizes data to prepare complex reports, presentations, summaries of various materials, as well as compose and edit a variety of textual correspondence.
  • Answers multiline phones, greets visitors, and responds to office inquiries.
  • As with all positions, involvement with other duties and responsibilities may be expected in order to support the mission and vision of University Advancement.
Minimum Qualifications
  • High school diploma or equivalent and at least 5 years of experience from which comparable knowledge and skills can be acquired is necessary
Preferred Qualifications
    Strong analytic and time management skills, as well as excellent organizational and interpersonal skills.
  • The ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously while exhibiting strong attention to detail.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook (including calendar), Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Ability to quickly learn new computer programs specific to departmental needs.
  • This position provides support to senior-level team members and assists with highly visible complex scenarios. Demonstrated experience with travel arrangements, managing multiple calendars, preparing meeting agendas and synthesizing data/information is preferred.
  • This position will work with both internal and external constituents, therefore strong professional, interpersonal communications skills (oral, written, in-person) are highly sought. Confidentiality is essential.

The final candidate is required to provide copies of official transcript(s) for any college degree(s) listed in application materials submitted. Copies of transcript(s) should be provided prior to the start of employment. In addition, the final candidate may be required to verify other credentials listed in application materials.

Failure to provide official transcript(s) or other required verification may result in the withdrawal of the job offer.

All job offers are contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check.

The University of Missouri is an equal access, equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that is fully committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. Equal Opportunity is and shall be provided for all employees and applicants for employment on the basis of their demonstrated ability and competence without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.

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