Select Page

Careers at UWO

Job Alerts

Administrative Assistant II

Apply now Job no: 500326
Work type: Full-time
Location: Oshkosh Campus
Categories: University Staff

Official Title: Administrative Assistant II
Business Title: Administrative Assistant II
Employment Class: University Staff
FTE: 1.0
Compensation: Starting at $18.00/hour
FLSA Status: Non Exempt 
Terms of Employment: Continuous 
Position Summary:

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.

Specifically, provide administrative support for the Mathematics Department.  Work in collaboration with the department chair and faculty performing various responsibilities in support of departmental programs and set priorities to ensure that deadlines are met.

UW Oshkosh provides a competitive benefits package for all benefit-eligible positions. Click here for more details.

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

Conducts, maintains, and reconciles purchasing and financials for programs

Qualifications  
Required:
  • Prior experience with various computer applications. This may include Microsoft Suite, Adobe Acrobat, and web tools.
  • Evidence of excellent written, oral and overall interpersonal skills.
  • Proven ability to learn and apply new software applications and/or processes to optimize efficiency.
  • Evidence of prioritization and coordination of multiple tasks or projects of equal importance. 
  • Proven organizational skills with a strong attention to detail.
  • Demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Preferred:
  • Experience in administrative support roles which may include purchasing, budget tracking, reporting, and policy adherence.
To Apply:

Applicants must submit the following documents using the online application:

Cover Letter

Resume

Contact information for three references

For questions regarding your application and additional options to apply, contact Human Resources at recruitment@uwosh.edu or 920-424-1166.

Application Deadline:

TO ENSURE CONSIDERATION: Applications received by September 28th are ensured full consideration. Applications received after that date may be given consideration at the discretion of the search committee. Application materials will be evaluated and the most qualified applicants will be invited to participate in the next step of the selection process. Incomplete and/or late application materials may not receive consideration.

If you have questions regarding this recruitment, or if you are not able to complete the application online due to a disability or system problem, please contact the Office of Human Resources.

Legal Notices:

AA/EO Statement
The University of Wisconsin Oshkosh (UWO) is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. We strongly encourage women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans to apply. UWO, in compliance with applicable laws and in furtherance of its commitment to fostering an environment that welcomes and embraces diversity, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, or protected veteran status.

DEI Statement
Diversity drives innovation, creativity, and progress. At the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, the culture, identities, life experiences, unique abilities, and talents of every individual contribute to the foundation of our success. Creating and maintaining an inclusive and equitable environment is of paramount importance to us. This pursuit prepares all of us to be global citizens who will contribute to the betterment of the world. We are committed to a university culture that provides everyone with the opportunity to thrive.

Reasonable Accommodations
UWO provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities who are employees or applicants for employment. Employment opportunities will not be denied because of the need to make reasonable accommodations for a qualified individual with a disability. If you need assistance or accommodation in applying because of a disability, please contact afaction@uwosh.edu or 920-424-1166. This job announcement and other material on this site will be made available in alternate formats upon request to an individual with a disability.

Confidentiality of Applicant Materials
UWO is a State agency and subject to Wisconsin's Open Records Law. UWO will not, however, reveal the identities of applicants who request confidentiality in writing except as may be required by Wisconsin's Open Records law. In certain circumstances, the identities of "final candidates" and/or the identity of the appointed applicant must be revealed upon request.

CBC & Reference Check Policy
All candidates for employment are subject to a pre-employment screening which includes a criminal background check, work authorization, and verification of education. It will also require you and your references to answer questions regarding sexual violence and sexual harassment.

Work Authorization
The University of Wisconsin Oshkosh does not offer H-1B or other work authorization visa sponsorship for this position. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States at the time of hire and maintain work authorization throughout the employment term.

Annual Security and Fire Safety Report (Clery Act)
For the UWO Annual Security and Fire Safety Reports (i.e., Clery Report), which includes statistics about reported crimes and information about campus security policies, see https://uwosh.edu/police/, or call UWO Police Department, at (920) 424-1212 for a paper copy.

 

Advertised: Central Daylight Time
Applications close:

Back to search results Apply now Refer a friend

Share this:

| More

Work type

Locations

Categories

Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer

All candidates for employment are subject to a pre-employment screening which includes a criminal background check, work authorization, and verification of education. It will also require you and your references to answer questions regarding sexual violence and sexual harassment.

Contact Us

recruitment@uwosh.edu
920-424-1166

Reasonable Accommodations

The University of Wisconsin Oshkosh is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. As part of this commitment, UW Oshkosh will ensure that persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. If a reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact the Office of Human Resources, Equal Opportunity, Equity & Affirmative Action, (920) 424-1166 or afaction@uwosh.edu.