The Department of Surgery at the University of Virginia is seeking an Intermediate Administrative Assistant to provide administrative support to the department and faculty within the Pediatric Surgery Division. Responsibilities include full daily administrative support for physician faculty members, correspondence, calendar maintenance, schedule preparation and maintenance, pre-and post-travel coordination, recruitment logistics and support, maintenance of up-to-date licensures and curricula vitae, reporting, case posting, and other duties as assigned.
Intermediate Administrative Assistants perform clerical and administrative work to support a single person, a group of people, an office, or a program. They work under the general direction of a supervisor, and have a demonstrated capacity to work independently as well as the authority to make decisions based on standard operating procedures and policies, or per the guidance of leadership. They may have latitude to set procedures to accomplish work tasks.
Internal Number: R0005054
About University of Virginia
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of benefits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.