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Administrative Asst

Company: Arizona State University
Location: Phoenix
Posted on: March 19, 2023

Job Description:

Administrative AsstArizona State UniversityDepartment Name: Center for Child Well beingCampus: Downtown Phoenix89453BRJob DescriptionProvides Administrative Support to the Empathy and Cultural Humility Training Initiative of the Center for Child Well-Being at the School of Social Work at Arizona State University. The person in the Administrative Assistant position will be expected to provide administrative support to the Program Coordinator, Principal Investigator, Training Developers and Trainers.Salary Range$20.20 - $22.12per hour; DOEClose Date27-March-2023Essential Duties

  • Executes a variety of office administrative and/or secretarial support activities for supervisor such as composing replies to correspondence on own initiative, interpreting and explaining established policies and procedures in response to inquiries from a variety of sources, summarizing reports and information to facilitate review by supervisor, and investigating, evaluating and resolving problems within scope of position. -
  • Provides office operations support such as receiving and screening telephone calls and visitors, scheduling meetings, conferences, seminars, and special events, maintaining supervisor's calendar, maintaining record-keeping systems, opening and reviewing incoming mail, and responding to inquiries. -
  • Maintains and updates databases and spreadsheets; conducts database queries using Advantage, Data Warehouse, HRMS (e.g., PeopleSoft), SIS, Benefactor or other software programs; prepares special and recurring reports containing specialized or sensitive information following supervisor's general direction.
  • Prepares or directs preparation of minutes, notices, manuals, agendas and correspondence with all supporting documentation, requiring application of specialized knowledge of the assigned function. -
  • Monitors and updates inventory, time, budget, payroll, and account records for unit or department; monitors expenditures and performs simple analysis on accounts; authorizes and/or approves payments within established department/unit guidelines. -
  • Plans and arranges conferences, meetings and/or special events under general instructions from supervisor; communicates arrangements to appropriate individuals. -
  • Arranges necessary travel reservations and itineraries; anticipates and prepares background materials needed. -
  • Implements new policies, procedures and practices impacted by decisions made by supervisor at meetings and/or conferences. -
  • Assists the department or unit with academic support functions such as scheduling classes and/or classrooms, updating and maintaining student registration databases, preparing and distributing faculty correspondence, and preparing for annual faculty evaluations, promotions and tenure reviews.
  • May supervise or coordinate the activities of subordinates.
    Specific Job Duties Include but are not Limited to: -

    • Assist Trainers with becoming enrolled as Contract providers in the ASU system.
    • Ensure that Trainers' time is inputted and appropriately compensated.
    • Transfer sign-in sheets to electronic attendance logs and communicate these to DCS training personnel.
    • Order and disperse equipment and supplies.
    • Manage and input mileage reimbursement and travel requests.
    • Schedule meetings among ASU and DCS representatives.
    • Schedule consultation sessions for trainers and ensure all trainers attend the minimum number of required consultations.
      Minimum QualificationsFour (4) years secretarial/administrative experience; OR, Certificate in Secretarial Science AND three (3) years of secretarial/administrative experience; OR, Any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved.Desired Qualifications

      • Knowledge of standard office policies and procedures.
      • Experience in developing and maintaining effective working relationships.
      • Experience in composition, grammar, spelling and punctuation.
      • Experience in typing/word processing and use of personal computer/software
        Working EnvironmentActivities are performed in an environmentally controlled office setting subject to extended periods of sitting, keyboarding and manipulating a computer mouse (85%); required to stand for varying lengths of time and walk moderate distances to perform work (10%) Frequent bending, reaching, lifting, pushing and pulling up to 25 pounds (5%). Regular activities require ability to quickly change priorities, which may include and/or are subject to resolution of conflicts. Ability to clearly communicate to perform essential functions. -Department StatementThe Center for Child Well-Being is a research and training center affiliated with the College of Public Service and Community Solutions at Arizona State University. -Through the Center, faculty researchers and students support, sustain, and improve services to children and families. -This commitment is achieved through study of emerging best practices, evaluation focused on system improvement, and infusion of learning to build capacity and knowledge within the field of child welfare and wellbeing.ASU StatementArizona State University is a new model for American higher education, an unprecedented combination of academic excellence, entrepreneurial energy and broad access. This New American University is a single, unified institution comprising four differentiated campuses positively impacting the economic, social, cultural and environmental health of the communities it serves. Its research is inspired by real world application blurring the boundaries that traditionally separate academic disciplines. ASU serves more than 100,000 students in metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona, the nation's fifth largest city. ASU champions intellectual and cultural diversity, and welcomes students from all fifty states and more than one hundred nations across the globe.ASU is a tobacco-free university. For details visit - State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.Notice of Availability of the ASU Annual Security and Fire Safety ReportIn compliance with federal law, ASU prepares an annual report on campus security and fire safety programs and resources. ASU's Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is available online at - -You may request a hard copy of the report by contacting the ASU PD at 480-965-3456.Relocation Assistance - For information about schools, housing child resources, neighborhoods, hospitals, community events, and taxes, visit - Verification StatementASU conducts pre-employment screening which may include verification of work history, academic credentials, licenses, and certifications.Background Check StatementASU conducts pre-employment screening for all positions which includes a criminal background check, verification of work history, academic credentials, licenses, and certifications. Employment is contingent upon successful passing of the background check.Fingerprint Check StatementThis position is considered safety/security sensitive and will include a fingerprint check. Employment iscontingent upon successful passing of the fingerprint check.Instructions to ApplyApplication deadline is 3:00PM Arizona time on the date indicated.Please include all employment information in month/year format (e.g., 6/88 to 8/94), job title, job duties and name of employer for each position.Resume should clearly illustrate how prior knowledge and experience meets the Minimum and Desired qualifications of this position.ASU does not pay for travel expenses associated with interviews, unless otherwise indicated.Only electronic applications are accepted for this position.To view full description or to apply please click this link:Administrative Asst - Arizona State University (

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