Position: Temporary Assistant Research Administrator Hours: This is a full-time position (37.5 hours per week/ 8:30am-5pm / M-F) Pay: $18.00 per hour Campus: Evanston Approximate start date: 2/17/2020 Approximate end date: 5/16/2020
Northwestern University is seeking a temporary Assistant Research Administrator for the Evanston campus.
Temporary Job Description:
The temporary Assistant Research Administrator provides day-to-day financial, clerical & administrative support using an advanced knowledge of applicable skills, methods & practices & some innovation, analysis, & reasoning to choose appropriate alternatives from among pre-defined policies & procedures to complete work that includes successive steps & involves some non-routine problems &/or decisions.
A bachelor's degree or the equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Strong communication, interpersonal and time management skills.
High level of organizational skills and attention to detail.
Diligent and can work independently or in a team setting.
Demonstrated problem solving skills.
MS Office suite 2013 (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook).
Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.
Internal Number: 38334
About Northwestern University
Northwestern University is a major private research university with 12 academic divisions located on three campuses in Evanston, Chicago, and Education City in Doha, Qatar. We have approximately 2,500 full-time faculty members, 17,000 graduate and undergraduate students, and over 5,700 full and part-time staff. Northwestern University combines innovative teaching and pioneering research in a highly collaborative environment. It provides students and faculty exceptional opportunities for intellectual, personal and professional growth.