Administrative Coordinator - University Chaplaincy - (21001202)
This is a part-time position for 21 hours per week.
The Tufts University Chaplaincy is a dynamic hub supporting religious, spiritual, ethical, and cultural life for all members of the Tufts community on all of Tufts' campuses. The University Chaplaincy provides pastoral care, supports religious and philosophical communities, educates about spiritual and ethical issues in society and the world, and promotes multi-faith engagement within Tufts' tradition of progressive thought in education.
The Administrative Coordinator provides specialized support to the University Chaplain and the University Chaplaincy to implement the administrative goals of the University Chaplaincy by ensuring efficient office functioning. Serves as the first point of contact and coordinates office operations; assists by managing and monitoring budgets, grants, and contracts; manages the use of multiple facilities; participates in developing and implementing department communications plans through high-quality publications and multiple websites and social media channels; implements department data management and filing systems; and coordinates complex event logistics.
Typically a high school diploma/GED and 5+ years of administrative experience OR a bachelor's degree and 1-3 years of administrative experience
Excellent interpersonal, communications, copy editing, and organizational skills
Commitment to creating welcoming and hospitable spaces
Demonstrated ability to work with highly diverse populations, multicultural awareness
Budget and accounting knowledge/experience
Facilities and event administration experience
Proficient in relevant software and applications (e.g. Microsoft Outlook, Wordpress, Google products)
Excellent discretion for carefully managing sensitive and confidential information
This position requires occasional evening and weekend work to provide on-site staffing for programs; may require availability on-call to respond to facilities emergencies
Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Medford/Somerville
Job: Administrative Support
Organization: Chaplain's Office
Employee Status: Regular Schedule: Part-time
Job Posting: Apr 2, 2021, 1:23:06 PM
Internal Number: 21001202
About Tufts University
Tufts is a leader in American higher education, distinctive for its success as a moderately sized university that excels at research and providing students with a personal experience. Our unique combination of research and liberal arts attracts students, faculty and staff who thrive in our environment of curiosity, creativity and engagement.