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Human Resources Administrative Assistant
Deadline for Applications is 10/12/2020


Code: 16694 Posted: 10/02/2020

The University of Wisconsin-Parkside invites applications for the position of Human Resources Administrative Assistant

Under the direct supervision of the human resources director, this position Provides administrative support for a department, group of professionals, or to the manager of a work group consisting of professional staff and subordinate supervisors in support of unit goals, under general supervision of the Associate Vice Chancellor of Human Resources, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion.


Essential Job Functions

Responsibilities

  • Schedules logistics and secures resources for meetings, conferences, travel, and work unit operations
  • Serves as a first point of contact for individuals and groups, provides basic organizational information via phone, in person and through other communication mediums, and routes more complex inquiries to the appropriate entities
  • Collects, analyzes, and prepares various communication materials from established sources utilizing technology mediums
  • Sends, receives, copies, and distributes communications to the appropriate entities according to established policies and procedures under general supervision
  • Maintains established methods and organizational systems directed at the maintenance of electronic/physical records related to work operations according to established policies and procedures
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Essential Knowledge And Abilities

  • Experience in dealing with confidential information and sound application of judgment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and ability to relate complex information in an understandable fashion to a variety of people with various levels of knowledge on the topic.
  • Ability to establish and maintain positive working relationships with a variety of people at all levels in the university and to have effective conflict resolution skills with a focus on consistency and equity.
  • Ability to provide clear technical guidance and instruction to non-technical personnel.
  • Ability to compose and edit written material.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of individuals in a diverse community.
  • Proficient computer skills including word processing, spreadsheets, email, internet, and process/project management tools. Ability to quickly learn desktop applications and use them effectively. Willingness to share and teach the expertise to others.
  • Ability to use a computer for extended periods of time.
Qualifications

Education, Experience, Training And/or Certifications

Required

  • Associate degree
  • At least two years experience providing administrative support to management/management team
Salary and Benefits

Commensurate depending on qualifications and experience.

The University of Wisconsin System provides a liberal benefits package, including participation in a state pension plan. 

Benefit Details: https://www.wisconsin.edu/ohrwd/benefits/download/summaries/fasl.pdf

Total Compensation Estimator: https://www.wisconsin.edu/ohrwd/benefits/totalcomp/

Application Process

HOW TO APPLY:
Applications must be submitted electronically through our employment portal. If you need additional assistance you may contact Human Resources at (262) 595-2204. Hours 8:00am-4:30pm Monday-Friday.

STEP 1: Please select the applicable link below:

External Applicants: (NOT currently employed by the University of Wisconsin System)

Internal Applicants: (Currently employed by the University of Wisconsin System)

STEP 2: Submit application materials

Please be sure to complete all required fields and include all required documents before submitting your application. Once submitted, you will not be able to edit or attach any application materials. Files must be complete to be considered. All materials must be added at one time, once submitted you may not edit/add to profile. Please include the following documents:

Review of Applications

Applications received by 11:59 p.m. Monday, October 12, 2020 are ensured full consideration.

  • CV/Resume
  • Cover Letter

You must select "SUBMIT". Selecting "Save" will not forward your application materials to the search committee. 

Please be sure to complete all required fields and include all required documents before submitting your application. Once submitted, you will not be able to edit or attach any application materials.

In instances where the Review Committee is unable to ascertain from a candidates application materials whether she/he meets all of the required qualifications, or if all of the application materials are not submitted, they will be evaluated as not meeting such qualifications and may be excluded from further consideration.


Contact

Laura Menarek
(262)595-2204
menarek@uwp.edu
Available Until: 10/13/2020

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