Sr. Administrative Assistant

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The Department of Neurological Surgery is currently seeking a full time Sr. Administrative Assistant to work in Miami The Sr. Administrative Assistant performs a variety of clerical functions and office support activities for the assigned department(s) to facilitate the efficient operations of the office.

  • Supports department and/or department leadership with daily clerical tasks.

  • Collects, reviews, analyzes complex and/or confidential data and prepares reports, charts, budgets and other presentation materials.

  • Responds to or routes non-routine, priority or confidential inquiries from external or internal sources with correspondence or other messaging on behalf of department leadership.

  • Plans meetings and takes detailed minutes, as needed.

  • Answers phone calls, provides information to callers or connects callers to appropriate staff.

  • Schedules appointments and updates calendars.

  • Makes travel arrangements and reservations for department leadership and staff, as needed.

  • Composes and types correspondence, such as informative materials; creates spreadsheets and presentations.

  • Greets and provides general support to visitors.

  • Develops and maintains department filing system.

  • Adheres to University and unit-level policies and procedures and safeguards University assets.

Department Specific Functions

  • Provide Administrative support the department Vice Chair with day to day tasks (Managing calendar, scheduling meetings, taking minutes, travel arrangements, reserving conference rooms, etc.)

  • Provide Administrative Support to NRS faculty and providers

  • Assist with preparation of special projects and or reports: (Press Ganey, KYRUUS, and Power BI scorecards, United Way)

  • Assist with ON CALL monthly entries and provide monthly reviews for Qgenda & Amcom

  • Updating data entry to AMCOM and Q-Genda

  • Responsible for keeping the department directories up to date

  • Responsible for updating the Inventory logs and ordering of office supplies

  • Serves as the key contact for surplus, IT, Telecomm, CANON and facilities

  • Supports department and/or department leadership with daily clerical tasks and or special projects

  • Responsible for completing medical forms such as (FMLA, Home Health, patient letters, etc.)

  • Responsible for processing reimbursements and reconciling of charges when needed

  • Serve as a lead to the front desk reception and assist with coverage when needed

  • Serve as back up to the department Executive Assistant

  • Assist with the development of special projects and or events as needed in the department

  • Assist with any other tasks as determined necessary

This list of duties and responsibilities is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties or responsibilities as necessary.

CORE QUALIFICATIONS

Education:

High school diploma or equivalent required

Experience:

Minimum 3 years of relevant experience

    The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.

    UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.

    Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.

    The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information.

    Job Status:

    Full time

    Employee Type:

    Staff

    Pay Grade:

    c104

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