Administrative Assistant III - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Under the general direction of the Director, this position performs and/or oversees a variety of associated administrative, fiscal, staff support, and planning activities, some of which require advanced or specialized knowledge and skills, such as budget administration and facilities, and inventory management, specialized record keeping and database management, and/or specified information-gathering projects and tasks. Coordinates and facilitates meetings, program functions, and/or special events, as appropriate. Trains and oversees lower graded staff and/or students.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with a bachelor’s related to the Summary of Duties or any combination of education and/or experience totaling four years.


Knowledge of best practices in office support and technology.


Skills in office methods, techniques, practices and procedures.

Skills in the use of computers an d computer software applications including word processing, spreadsheets, email, internet, databases, and presentations.

Skills in the preparation and interpretation of reports, charts, graphs, and tables.

Strong interpersonal, problem-solving and decision-making skills.

Exceptional customer service orientation and phone etiquette.

Skills in effective communication both verbal and written.

Skills in meeting and working with people of diverse backgrounds.


Ability to plan and anticipate potential changes and act accordingly.

Ability to enact strategic changes affecting multiple stakeholders, including high-level university leadership.

Ability to maintain confidentiality at all times.

Ability to perform a variety of administrative support duties with minimum supervision.

Ability to follow verbal and written procedures and instructions.

Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing.

Ability to maintain confidentiality of highly sensitive information.

Ability to demonstrate professional demeanor and poise.

Pay Range

$25,665 to $32,082

Special Instructions to Applicants

Under “Reference’s Letter” Please list a minimum of three contacts. References may be contacted at some point during the screening and selection process.

Utah Valley University is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity/ Equal Access Employer.

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  • Program Administrators and Coordinators
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Other
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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