Job No: 494186 Work Type: Staff Full-time Department: Katz School Location: Beren Campus, 245 Lexington Avenue, NY, NY Categories: Academic Administration
Position Summary: Reporting to the Deputy to the Dean, the Academic Administrator will be responsible for supporting all administrative services including but not limited to human resources, business services, records management, meeting scheduling, and events management for the Dean's Office at the Katz School.
Position Responsibilities: Human Resources:
Assist with hiring process including posting job descriptions and reviewing resumes
Compose Hiring Letters (student and adjunct faculty)
Assist with the onboarding of student workers, casual employees and adjunct faculty
Maintain faculty appointment data each semester by collecting and entering correct information into the HR system
Update payroll records and ensure accuracy
Process payroll forms
Oversee time and attendance records
Processing requisitions, invoices, reimbursements and other procurement related requests
Reconciliation of accounts
Act as a liaison with facilities, IT, HR, Procurement, Legal and other central offices
Distribute appropriate announcements, policy updates, etc.
Other duties or projects as assigned
Deans Office Support:
Maintain calendars for the Deans Office
Organize events for the Deans Office, including room reservations, catering and AV requests
Create and maintain a variety of confidential and sensitive data such as student records, faculty files, personnel records and teaching evaluations
Experience & Educational Background:
Bachelors degree required
2+ years relevant administrative experience supporting departmental operations
Experience in higher education or non-profit environment preferred
Skills & Competencies:
Ability to provide advice, problem solve and interact with individuals at all levels
Excellent interpersonal and writing skills
Strong word processing skills, experience with Excel spreadsheets, data entry, email, and other web-based computer application programs
About Us: Founded in 1886, Yeshiva University (YU) has a strong tradition of combining Jewish scholarship with academic excellence and achievement in the liberal arts, sciences, medicine, law, business, social work, Jewish studies, education, psychology, and more.
We are a leading global educational institution that employs 2,000 people across our various campus locations -- Wilf Campus, Beren Campus, Brookdale Center, Resnick Campus in the Bronx, the Gruss Institute in Jerusalem, the Boys High School in Manhattan and the Girls High School in Queens. From the distinguished faculty who teach here, to the dedicated staff, we work to fulfill our mission through all that we teach, by all that we do and for all those we serve. We seek to attract and retain engaged and committed individuals who contribute to an exciting working environment, where there is a sense of community and belonging, balanced with a significant cross section of people from diverse backgrounds working and studying together.
The University offers an excellent compensation package, and a broad range of employee benefit plans, including immediate participation in the Universitys retirement plan. Staff members are typically eligible for four weeks paid vacation each year and have access to a shuttle to nearby subway locations.
Yeshiva University is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.
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Yeshiva University has been transforming lives for more than a century. Nowhere but here can students have a personal, small college experience while benefitting from the academic rigor of a top ranked research university. Since its inception YU has been dedicated to melding the ancient traditions of Jewish law and life with the heritage of Western civilization, and each year we celebrate as future leaders make YU their home. Yeshiva University is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.