Job ID: 2019-7017 Type: School of Law (LW1131) # of Openings: 1 Category: General Office Administration New York University
NYU School of Law seeks a highly talented individual to provide high level administrative support for the Associate Dean and Chief Operating Officer. The person in this role will need to be a masterful problem-solver and an organizational force given complex calendaring and task management. Additionally, the ideal candidate will have exceptional communication skills and have the ability to thrive in a fast paced environment.
The incumbent will perform a wide range of clerical, secretarial and general office duties including those of a confidential nature. Responsibilities include: Coordinate internal and external meetings. Prioritize office activities and delegate work to student and/or casual employees. Respond to inquiries displaying a comprehensive knowledge of the departmental offerings and policies. Interact with the general public and act as NYU contact/liaison. Interact with University personnel including those at the senior level regarding specific issues and problems. Customize and/or compose letters in response to requests for information. Perform general word processing duties utilizing intermediate to advanced-level functions. Modify and/or create databases and complex spreadsheets. Monitor complex department budgets and/or grants.
Required Education: High School diploma or equivalent or an Associate's degree or some college.
Preferred Education: Bachelor's degree.
Required Experience: 3 years of office experience (with High School diploma). 2 years of office experience (with Associates degree or some college).
Preferred Experience: 1-2 years of office experience (with Bachelor's degree).
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Proficiency with intermediate to advanced word processing, spreadsheet and database applications. Moderate to fast, accurate keyboarding. Good proofreading and writing skills.
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Proficiency with intermediate to advanced Microsoft Office or proficiency with Apple. Knowledge of desktop publishing software. Knowledge of Access.
NYU Law is an intellectual powerhouse and innovator in legal education, known for its focus on leadership, global issues, and public service. As part of this diverse and accomplished community, you’ll work with top faculty, support learning and research, and have regular opportunities to develop professionally. Located in Greenwich Village, one of New York’s most inviting neighborhoods, the Law School offers highly competitive benefits and perks, notably tuition remission.
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