Department: Stearns Center for Teaching and Learning
Office Manager, Stearns Center for Teaching and Learning
The George Mason University, Stearns Center for Teaching and Learning is currently seeking a part-time Office Manager. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.
About the Position:
The Stearns Center is very active with multiple teams, projects and events that serve faculty across the university. This position reports to the team's Operations Manager and serves a team of approximately 12 administrative faculty and classified staff.
Fiscal management, including budget systems purchasing (according to university guidelines), budget reconciliation, and travel authorizations and reimbursements;
General office management, including daily client communication, oversight of office supplies and space, key control and equipment inventory, and telecom and facilities work orders;
HR liaison duties, including support for candidate searches and staff on-boarding;
Providing high-quality general administrative support to the Stearns Center;
Working in collaboration with other administrative staff, including the Operations Manager and Events Manager;
Cross-train responsibilities to ensure effective office continuity at all times;
Supervision of part-time staff, as needed.
Ability to work as part of a team, but also act independently;
Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced office environment;
Experience with Microsoft Office, especially Excel, Outlook and Word;
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Experience with large personnel and office management systems, such as the ones Mason uses like including Banner and MicroStrategy;
Salary: Commensurate with education and experience.
Location: Fairfax, VA
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Special Instructions to Applicants:
For full consideration, applicants must apply at https://jobs.gmu.edu/; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.
George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 49932
About George Mason University
George Mason University is Virginia's largest public university located in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. With strong undergraduate and graduate degree programs in engineering, information technology, public policy, economics, visual and performing arts, life sciences and biotechnology, Mason prepares its alumni to succeed in the workforce and meet the needs of the region and the world.