: Department of Asian and Asian American StudiesLocations:
: Binghamton, NYPosted:
: Jul 15, 2022Closes:
: Open Until FilledType:
: Part-timeRef. No.:
: 06087Position ID:
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Budget Title: Staff Assistant (SL-2)
Salary: $22,187 (part-time 50%)
Binghamton University, State University of New York, is in search of a half-time Assistant to the Director of the Center for Theater Arts Collaboration. CTAC offers courses in Beijing Opera performance and Chinese music instruments in the Theater, Music, and Asian and Asian American Studies Departments at Binghamton University. The Center also organizes a performance group which tours the nation. In addition, it publishes an electronic journal, which is called TheaComm: an E-Journal of Theater Arts Communication. This assistant's responsibilities include the following:
- Draft and submit of annual budget application and budget report.
- Manage office finances including procurement and reconciliation using BU Business System and BU Business Intelligence.
- Monitor and process invoices and reimbursements.
- Assist the director with planning, advertising and implementation of CTAC events, including teaching, performances, exhibits, lectures, and workshops.
- Research new projects and initiatives and maintain relationships with internal departments and organizations as well as external entities.
- Manage office phone, email, calendar and website.
- Reserve spaces for CTAC events and submit work orders to Physical Facilities.
- Maintain and organize equipment inventory.
- Coordinate arrangements for Chinese visiting instructors and scholars, including travel, housing, and health insurance; collaborate with visitors to acclimate them upon their arrival and provide a friendly work environment.
- Collect and proofread submissions for the electronic journal, TheaComm: an E-Journal of Theater Arts Communication; publish them online, and maintain and update TheaComm website, scholar database and email list.
- Must be legally authorized to work in the United States
- A minimum of a Bachelor's degree
- Native or near-native proficiency in English and working proficiency in Chinese
- Excellent oral and writing communication skills
- Ability to work efficiently, effectively, independently, and collaboratively
Offers of employment may be contingent upon successful completion of a pre-employment background check and verification of degree(s) and credentials.
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Deadline for Internal Applicants:
Deadline for External Applicants: Open until filled
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the vacancy is filled.
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