Responsible for a broad range of advanced clerical, secretarial, and administrative support duties for a department head or similar position.
Primary Work Location
1. High school diploma or equivalent. 2. Advanced secretarial training. 3. Progressively responsible experience involving staff assistance and advanced clerical/secretarial work. 4. A demonstrated commitment to diversity. 5. Must be able to perform all of the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
1. Ability to use a PC, software programs, typewriter, and office machines. 2. Ability to take and transcribe dictation. 3. Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing. 4. Strong interpersonal skills. 5. Ability to work effectively in a diverse community and meet the needs of diverse student populations.
Essential Job Functions
1. Supports departmental clerical activities. Performs office management functions and coordination. 2. Opens, organizes, and screens mail for supervisor. 3. Answers telephone, screens and refers calls, takes messages for supervisor. 4. Types and edits broad range of correspondence, documents, and reports under general supervision. 5. Composes and prepares responses to routine correspondence. 6. Establishes filing systems and maintains current files for the department, including files for internal and externalcorrespondence. 7. Maintains calendar and makes travel arrangements for supervisor. 8. Schedules/reserves boardrooms, prepares for meetings as directed. 9. Maintains department budget reports and related documentation. Prepares requisitions for supplies and materials. 10. Operates standard office equipment as needed to perform tasks. 11. Performs other duties as assigned.
Special Instructions to Applicants
For consideration, the following is required: a completed on-line Valencia College employment application. A resume & cover letter must be attached at the time of application.
During the online application process, you will be required to provide a response to specific questions to complete the application process.
All letters of reference must be attached at the time of application.
The size of your documents must be less than 2 MB in MS Word or PDF format.