Administrative & Office Specialist III

Location
Fairfax, VA
Posted
Jul 13, 2017
Closes
Aug 01, 2017
Function
Administrative
Industry
Education
Hours
Full Time

Job Category : Classified Staff

Working hours :

Salary : Commensurate with education and experience.

Web Announcement :
Division Fiscal, Academic and Student Services Coordinator

The George Mason University Division of Child, Family and Community Engagement (CFCE) within the College of Education and Human Development seeks a Division Fiscal, Academic and Student Services Coordinator. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason’s academic and culturally inclusive environment.

Responsibilities: The Division Fiscal, Academic and Student Services Coordinator will have primary responsibility managing the day-to-day operations of the division; applying knowledge of fiscal matters, operations, and administrative policies to enhance the coordination of the office; working closely with the division director, faculty, and staff on a wide range of fiscal, grant, and travel coordination; providing academic program support; and engaging in undergraduate and graduate student advising and outreach.

Required Qualifications: Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree (or an equivalent combination of education and work experience), demonstrated professional experience focused on fiscal/administrative tasks; strong organizational, time management, coordination, and interpersonal skills; excellent oral and written communication capabilities with diverse audiences; the ability to work independently as well as collaboratively in a flexible and professional manner; proactive problem-solving skills; attention to detail; ability to learn new tasks quickly; and extensive knowledge and experience in key areas associated with fiscal, academic and student services coordination--including proficiency with Microsoft Office suite, e-mail, and the Internet.

Preferred Qualifications: Preferred qualifications include: at least two years of professional experience focused on fiscal/administrative tasks; experience working in a higher education environment; and experience with database management, hiring of temporary personnel, the commonwealth of Virginia online procurement system (eVA), travel coordination, post-award processes and procedures, and university systems (i.e., Ellucian Banner, Oracle systems, MicroStrategy, Radius, AppReview, etc.).

Special Instructions : For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number 10373z at http://jobs.gmu.edu/; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.

MasonAd : Great Careers Begin at Mason!

George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report Up and Coming spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.

Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Masons diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.

If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at jobs.gmu.edu/!

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Equity Statement : George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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