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Job Posting Summary
Assists the Executive Officer in carrying out the mission of the System Governance Office. Serves as primary web master; maintains the governance web server and oversees the creation and maintenance of the governance web pages. Provides staff support to the Staff Alliance, Faculty Alliance, Coalition of Student Leaders, Statewide Administration Assembly and System Governance Council. Assists the Executive Officer in coordinating governance meetings, events and conferences, including scheduling, site selection, web page preparations, and preparation of event and conference materials, agendas, and minutes.
Knowledge, skills and abilities required for this position.
Demonstrated successful experience in working with multiple diverse group and individuals, preferable at the higher education level. Must be adaptable and flexible; have strong oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills, organizational and conflict resolution skill; strong computer skills, knowledge of accounting principles, university procedures and the organization, policies, and regulations of the University of Alaska. A high degree of confidentiality and tact is an absolute requirement for the position as are highly developed interpersonal communication skills.
Typical education or training required for this position (including licenses).
A high school diploma, at least three years' experience in an administrative assistant, coordinator position with demonstrated computer skills are required.
Length of time and type of experience required for this position.
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, advanced writing, editing, and desktop publishing experience using Dreamweaver and Roxen; Microsoft Word and Excel, database experience using Filemaker Pro and/or Access, knowledge of how to maintain web servers, desktop and laptop computers. Basic supervisory skills, good interpersonal communication skills and a high degree of confidentiality are required.
Preferred knowledge, skills or abilities for this position.
Some college work preferred in areas such jouralism, with an emphasis on web and/or computer science.
Special Instructions to Applicants
Please supply a recent writing sample or otherwise write on what you see as the role of shared governance for the University of Alaska.
Special Conditions of Employment
Describe any other special skills/knowledge required for this position (e.g. additional training, heavy lifting or traveling).
Occasional travel may be required.
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action : The University of Alaska is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and educational institution. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Applicants needing reasonable accommodation to participate in the application and screening process should contact the local Human Resources office. Public Disclosure : Your application for employment with the University of Alaska is subject to public disclosure under the Alaska Public Records Act. Background Investigation : Finalists may be subject to a background investigation. Any offer of employment is contingent upon a review of the results of the background investigation by the Human Resources office. Immigration Reform and Control Act : Person(s) hired by the University of Alaska must comply with the provisions of the Federal Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986. All employees must provide proof of eligibility to work. For foreign nationals requesting employer sponsored visas, a job must qualify as a "specialty occupation" to be eligible for sponsorship of a U.S. H 1B visa petition. You must present your Social Security Card as verification of your Social Security Number. If you do not have a social security number, you must present a receipt from the Social Security Administrations stating you have applied for a social security number within 10 days of your employment with the University of Alaska. Social Security : On January 1, 1982, the University opted out of the Social Security system; however, participation in Social Security is still required for adjunct faculty hired after January 1, 1996, temporary staff, extended temporary staff, and certain student employees. Also, benefit-eligible employees hired after April 1, 1986, are required to pay into Medicare even though they do not participate in Social Security. Benefits : Refer to the Benefits web page at http://www.alaska.edu/benefits for more information on benefits available to University of Alaska employees. E-Verify : The University of Alaska participates in the E-Verify program for federal contracts only. For our FAQ and F1 student information please see the following: E-Verify FAQ: http://www.alaska.edu/hr/procedures/PDF/personnel.reference.everify_faq.pdf E-Verify Participation Poster (English): https://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/EverifyPosterEnglish.pdf E-Verify Participation Poster (Spanish): https://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/EverifyPosterSpanish.pdf Right to Work Poster (English): https://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/WebBPPOSTERRtoWEnglishversion.pdf Right to Work Poster (Spanish): https://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/WebBPPOSTERRtoWSpanishversion.pdf
Assists the Executive Officer in carrying out the mission of the System Governance Office which is to provide information to the faculty, staff and student governance leaders and members and facilitate communications so that goveranance members can provide meaningful input to the President of the University and the Board of Regents and carry out their other governance responsibilities in accordance with Regents' Policy 03.01.01.
Provides Primary staff support to the Staff Alliance and Statewide Administration Assembly and incidental support to the Coalition of Student Leaders and Faculty Alliance, and System Governance Council. Coordinates governance meetings, events and conferences, including scheduling, site selection, web page preparation, preparation of event and conference materials, agendas and minutes; and prepares, assists in preparation of, or oversees preparation of newsletters and other governance publications.
Maintains department budgets, prepares management reports, does purchasing and travel; has signature authority for expenses up to $500.
Serves as primary web master; maintains the governance web server and oversees the creation and maintenance of the governance web pages
University of Alaska - 19 months ago