Administrative Associate

Rider University

Lawrenceville, NJ

ID: 7175472 (Ref.No. 082220231)
Posted: August 31, 2023
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Position Description

With little to no direction and using a broad level of skills and knowledge, provides advanced administrative support to assigned staff or faculty members. Operates independently in prioritizing own workload and that of others in determining how best to accomplish work objectives. Is proactive in identifying, following through, and resolving various issues. Participates in special projects, as required. Provides administrative support in the Dean’s office for absences due to illness or vacation. May provide support throughout the College of Arts and Sciences. 10-month position. 

Position Requirements

High School diploma or equivalent required with 4-6 years of related work experience preferred. Effective communication and interpersonal skills are required. Working knowledge of standard office equipment is required. Computer proficiency is required with an emphasis on spreadsheet, and data management skills. Effective problem-solving skills and the ability to operate independently, prioritize and organize own work schedule, multi-task, and meet established deadlines. Excellent recordkeeping, and organization skills required. 

Position Preferred Qualifications/Experience

About Rider University

The Rider University community is composed of faculty, staff and students from a wide range of cultural backgrounds.

Rider University is committed to fostering an inclusive, vibrant living and learning community that embraces students, faculty and staff of all backgrounds and enables them to achieve success.

Through reflection and open, respectful dialogue, we develop responsible citizens who demonstrate academic understanding and compassion to grow and serve as leaders in a diverse and global world.

Candidates with a demonstrated commitment supportive of the multicultural needs of Rider University and the surrounding community are highly desired.

Rider University is consistently ranked as a best college by U.S. News and World Report, The Wall Street Journal and The Princeton Review. For more than a decade, Rider has also been recognized in The Princeton Review’s Guide to Green Colleges for its sustainability efforts.
Rider University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer dedicated to excellence through diversity. 

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