Bachelor's Degree in related field. Four years relevant administrative assistant experience or experience in a related field. Experience in Higher Education is desirable. A combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities could be considered.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
Performs advanced and complex administrative support duties for a department, college or division.
Primary Responsibilities (Staff Positions Only):
Performs administrative assignments as directed by the Director of Budget. Administers, as assigned, the planning and coordination of complex projects where inefficiency may result either in financial loss or embarrassment to the project, the office, and/or the institution as a whole. Conducts research as may be required for preparation and dissemination of information relating to assigned duties. Exercises considerable judgment in the interpretation of policy and the application of procedures, techniques, or practices to assignments. Plans, coordinates, and follows through to completion the total process involved in the preparation of designated divisional and departmental budgeting to include analysis and forecasting, purchasing review and preparation. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Internal Number: 25398
About Sam Houston State University
For more than 140 years, Sam Houston State University (SHSU) has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The measure of a Life is its Service," echoes across SHSU's eight colleges and beyond campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. SHSU is an inclusive institution whose mission is to provide high quality education, scholarship, and service to student and to regional, state, national and international constituencies.
SHSU offers over 90 bachelor degree programs, over 55 masters and 11 doctoral programs, including the nation’s first PhD in Forensic Science, SHSU offers an exceptional college experience. SHSU is classified as a "Doctoral Research University" by the Carnegie Commission on Higher Education. The Chronicle of Higher Education named Sam Houston State University among the nation's best universities to work for in nine consecutive years "Great Colleges to Work For" survey results.
SHSU is a university that thinks big but feels small. With a student population of over 21,500 students, SHSU prides itself with creating a close community. Located in the "piney wood" region of East Texas,... Huntsville is less than an hour's drive north of Houston, which enables the university community to maintain a small town atmosphere with easy access to the nation's fourth largest metropolitan area.
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