Asst to President - Special Assistant to the President - 498268 - The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa Alabama

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The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama

United States


Detailed Job Description

The Assistant to the President reports directly to the President of The University of Alabama and is responsible for assisting the president on a variety of senior executive issues, directing a variety of special projects, which will frequently involve interaction with the external community, and representing the president at various events.

Additional Department Summary:

The Special Assistant is a key member of the President's leadership team and manages a wide range of matters of importance to fulfilling the mission of The University of Alabama. Works closely with the President to ensure that the President's schedule reflects the University's most important priorities.

Required Minimum Qualifications

A bachelor's degree and five years of experience working in a similar leadership role in managing an executive office in an academic, business, or governmental setting. Skills and Knowledge:Strong verbal and written communications skills are required. Non Classified - Grade NA

Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction before a hiring decision is made. EOE/AA

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status.

Keyword Phrases

  • President Office
  • The Capstone of Higher Education
  • Student Centered Research University
  • Fostering a diverse student body & workforce
  • Economic and Business Development
  • Institutional Research and Planning
  • Academic Administration Executives
  • Assessment, Accreditation, and Compliance Executiv
  • Assessment, Accreditation & Compliance
Employment Type:Higher Education Executives
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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