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Administrative Assistant 2

Augusta University

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Administrative Assistant 2

Job ID: 268700
Location: Augusta University
Full/Part Time: Full Time


About Us

Augusta University is Georgia's innovation center for education and health care, training the next generation of innovators, leaders, and healthcare providers in classrooms and clinics on four campuses in Augusta and locations across the state. More than 10,500 students choose Augusta for educational opportunities at the center of Georgia's cybersecurity hub and experiential learning that blends arts and application, humanities, and the health sciences. Augusta is home to Georgia's only public academic health center, where groundbreaking research is creating a healthier, more prosperous Georgia, and world-class clinicians are bringing the medicine of tomorrow to patient care today. Our mission and values make Augusta University an institution like no other.

The University System of Georgia is comprised of our 26 institutions of higher education and learning as well as the System Office. Our USG Statement of Core Values are Integrity, Excellence, Accountability, and Respect. These values serve as the foundation for all that we do as an organization, and each USG community member is responsible for demonstrating and upholding these standards. More details on the USG Statement of Core Values and Code of Conduct are available in USG Board Policy and can be found online at

Additionally, USG supports Freedom of Expression as stated in Board Policy 6.5 Freedom of Expression and Academic Freedom found online at


Augusta University -

Our Health Sciences Campus: 1120 15th Street, Augusta, GA 30912

College/Department Information

The Georgia Cancer Center is on a mission for providing industry-leading cancer research and care that benefits patients locally and globally. Our ultimate goal is to eradicate cancer and we are proudly making progress every day. When we say patient care is a priority, we mean it. We assemble custom teams of field experts to address each individual's unique needs.

The research and innovations developed at the Georgia Cancer Center ultimately influence the global network of cancer care. Our team fights for far more than just Georgians. The learnings achieved through the care of local patients has wide-reaching implications for creating tomorrow's standard of cancer care. Through facilitating first-in-the-nation trials and growing a depth of understanding only available through a multidisciplinary approach, the Georgia Cancer Center team is equipped to deliver treatment advancements that will be applied in facilities across the world. The team offers a proving ground that paves the way for patients in other areas to have access to new options.

Job Summary

The Administrative Assistant 2 will act as the Georgia Cancer Center's liaison for all internal communication platforms as well as assist with donor and other guest relations and special events pertaining to the center. She/He will work with other Enterprise divisions and departments to promote, market, and enhance communications and visibility of the Georgia Cancer Center to a variety of audience types, including but not limited to donors, patients, patient's families, faculty members, community members and non-profit/for-profit organizations.


Responsibilities include; but are not limited to:
  • Provide general administrative support within the Director's suite of the Georgia Cancer Center; Directly support the Administrator, GCC with calendar requests, schedule management, correspondence, travel requests and reimbursement processing, etc.; With others, provides telephone and physical representation of the GCC Director's Office to assist those who may call or enter the GCC Director's suite.
  • Collect, create, and distribute blurbs for weekly newsletter, CC Update, which is disseminated to GCC employees; Distribute announcements via mass email system for GCC employees; Update digital signage within the Clinic and Research Buildings of the GCC; Order and deliver business cards and lab coats for employees of the GCC; Supervise Digital Specialist, Departmental.
  • Work with representatives of the Division of Communications and Marketing regarding daily/weekly posts on various mediums of social media that pertain directly to the GCC; Create and upload daily/weekly posts as recommended by the team that oversees the media account; Assist with updating and editing the GCC websites, both .edu and .org sites.
  • Assist Associate Director of Development with donor and special guest events and tours of the GCC; Assist the office of Governmental Relations with any special events and tours of the GCC.
  • Assist various Enterprise divisions and departments with special events that pertain to the GCC; Coordinate monthly tours of the GCC to area middle schools, high schools, and state university groups.
  • Perform all other job-related duties/tasks as assigned.

Required Qualifications

Associate's degree from an accredited college or university in a related field and four years of progressively responsible experience in administrative support positions


High School diploma, GED or equivalent from a recognized State or Federal accredited organization and seven years of directly applicable experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred degree in journalism, communications, public relations, or related field preferred; 5+ years of experience

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

Ability to maintain confidentiality

Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills

Proficient in Microsoft Office and other computer software/databases

Detail-oriented with strong organizational, prioritization and multi-tasking skills


Shift: Days; Monday - Friday

Pay Grade: 10

Salary Minimum: $15.06 - Midpoint: $19.58

Salary to be commensurate with qualifications of the selected candidate within the established range (generally minimum-midpoint) of the position

Recruitment Period: 2/12/24 - Until Filled

Augusta University offers a variety of benefits to full-time benefits-eligible employees and some of our half-time (or more) employees.

Benefits that may be elected could include health insurance, dental insurance, life insurance, Teachers Retirement System (or Optional Retirement Plan), as well as earned vacation time, sick leave, and 13 paid holidays.

Also, our full-time employees who have been employed with us successfully for more than 6 months can be considered for the Tuition Assistance Program. Consider applying with us today!

Conditions of Employment

All selected candidates are required to successfully pass a Background Check review prior to starting with Augusta University.

If applicable for the specific position based on the duties: the candidate will also need to have a credit check completed for Positions of Trust and or approved departmental Purchase Card usage.

Motor vehicle reports are required for positions that are required to drive an Augusta University vehicle.

For Faculty Hires: Final candidates will be required to provide proof of completed academic degree(s) as well as post-secondary coursework in the form of original transcript(s). Those candidates trained by a foreign institution will also be required to provide an educational/credential evaluation.

All employees are responsible for ensuring the confidentiality, availability, and integrity of sensitive [patient, student, employee, financial, business, etc.] information by exercising sound judgment and adhering to cybersecurity and privacy policies during their employment and beyond.

Other Information

This position is also responsible for promoting a customer-friendly environment and providing superior service to our patients, students, faculty, and employees. "Augusta University is a patient-and family-centered care institution, where employees partner every day with patients and families for success."

Augusta University is a tobacco-free environment, and the use of any tobacco products on any part of the campus, both inside and outside, is strictly prohibited.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Augusta University is proud to be an equal opportunity employer welcoming applicants from underrepresented groups, including individuals with disabilities and veterans.

How To Apply

Consider applying with us today! Search Job Opening ID: 268700

Select University Faculty & Staff > External Applicants if you are a candidate from outside the university

Select University Faculty & Staff > Internal Applicants if you are a current university employee

If you need further assistance, please contact us at 706-721-9365

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