The Administrative Assistant is a full-time career service position. The Administrative Assistant will provide administrative support to the Director of Management Information Systems and departmental staff. The Administrative Assistant will perform a wide range of administrative support tasks, including, but not limited to, preparing letters and reports, maintaining files, and answering phones; helping with event logistics and mailings; working effectively in a diverse community and meeting the needs of diverse populations; following complex instructions; and providing exceptional customer service assistance to faculty, staff, and visitors. The Administrative Assistant will maintain clean and orderly office reception areas, meeting rooms and shared spaces. Additionally, the Administrative Assistant will coordinate and arrange meetings, prepare agendas, record and transcribe minutes of meetings; maintain departmental calendars; make recommendations to improve efficiencies; maintain and administer project tracking data. The Administrative Assistant will be required to demonstrate professionalism in his or her appearance, communication, and conduct at all times. This position may require availability to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends. This position reports to the Director of Management Information Systems.
Minimum Qualifications: Graduation from high school or GED equivalency, four years secretarial experience, and demonstrated computer skills, including proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (including Word, Excel, Publisher, Outlook, etc.) in a networked office setting, and internet navigation. College course work may be substituted on a year for year basis for the required experience. Successful results of a criminal background check are required.
Pursuant to College policy, it is an employment eligibility requirement for an applicant to meet the requirements of § 435.04(2), Florida Statutes, related to background investigations. Any person failing to meet the requirements of the statute will be deemed not qualified to hold employment in this position. A Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) approved background check will be conducted on every successful candidate as a condition of employment, and any person who fails to disclose any adverse information contained in the background investigation at the time of submitting the employment application will be disqualified from employment.
Preferred Qualifications: Prefer ability to handle multiple tasks within an energetic and productive team environment; work independently and collaboratively; strong attention to detail; excellent customer service, interpersonal communication, organizational, and internet navigation skills; and expert experience in Microsoft Office programs.
Supplemental Materials: Applicants are required to submit a cover letter, resume, and unofficial transcripts to supplement the online application. If veteran’s preference is claimed, a copy of the DD-214 must be submitted. Supplemental materials must be uploaded and assigned to the online application. If you have any questions, contact Monica L. Williams at email@example.com.
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled – Review of applications will begin November 17, 2020. To receive full consideration, the online application and supplemental application materials must be received by November 16, 2020.
The benefits package provided by the College includes major medical insurance, life insurance and Florida retirement contributions. Other benefits offered include participation in the wellness program, tuition waivers, educational opportunities, and paid sick leave.
Supplemental life, dental, vision, and disability insurance are available at group rates.
Pensacola State College does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, ethnicity, national origin, color, gender/sex, age, religion, marital status, pregnancy, disability, sexual orientation, or genetic information in its educational programs, activities or employment. For inquiries regarding Title IX and the College’s nondiscrimination policies, contact the Executive Director of Institutional Equity and Student Conduct at (850) 484-1759, Pensacola State College, 1000 College Boulevard, Pensacola, Florida 32504.
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