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Admin Assistant 3 (req29898)

University of New Mexico
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Administrative Assistants

Requisition ID: req29898

Working Title: Admin Assistant 3

Position Grade: 08

Position Summary

New Mexico PBS at the University of New Mexico is seeking a motivated, dynamic, detail-oriented individual to join our team as an Administrative Assistant 3.  The idea candidate will have exceptional organizational and communication skills (both written and verbal) with a strong customer service approach. This position oversees the front desk operations, so punctuality and reliability are critical to this position.

  • Provide administrative support for KNME-TV. Answer the main phone line, greet and assist visitors, maintain the office conference room (and calendar), prepare student schedule, and assist other department staff with administrative activities that may include scheduling assistance, meeting preparation, etc.
  • Serve as a back-up P-card holder, responsible for purchasing supplies and coordinating travel for departmental staff.
  • Assist with dept. fuel card and other requirements as needed.
  • Provide support for departmental events including contracting with vendors, managing registration lists, and other administrative items.

New Mexico PBS is committed to creating a diverse, inclusive and empowering space for public media
professionals. We believe that having staff members with diverse backgrounds better enables us to serve our mission and serve our audiences.

See the Position Description for additional information.

Conditions of Employment

  • If this position is assigned to the Athletics Department, either administratively or functionally, compliance with all NCAA rules and regulations is required.
  • Employees who provide services or work in patient care or clinical areas are required to be in compliance with the University's influenza vaccination requirement.
  • All regular, non-temporary positions assigned to this classification are represented by a labor union and subject to the terms and conditions of the US-UNM Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma or GED; at least 5 years of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.

Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with or the ability to quickly learn university financial systems and procurement practices to include but not be limited to: P-cards, purchasing, special exceptions, Chrome River, LoboMart, time sheets, and travel reimbursement processes.
  • Proficiency with MS Office Suite
  • Experience scheduling and coordinating meetings
  • Experience with inventory tracking
  • Experience handling cash receipts
  • Excellent interpersonal, teamwork & problem solving skills.

Campus: Main - Albuquerque, NM

Department: KNME Operations (247A)

Employment Type: Staff

Staff Type: Regular - Full-Time

Status: Non-Exempt

Pay: Hourly: $16.88 - $21.72

Benefits Eligible
This is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information.

ERB Statement
As a condition of employment, eligible employees working greater than .25 FTE as determined by the New Mexico Education Retirement Act must make mandatory retirement contributions. For more information, review the Benefits Eligibility at a Glance grid.

Background Check Required: Yes

For Best Consideration Date: 7/1/2024

Eligible for Remote Work

Application Instructions

Only applications submitted through the official UNMJobs site will be accepted. If you are viewing this job
advertisement on a 3rd party site, please visit UNMJobs to submit an application.

Please attach resume, cover letter, and at least 3 professional references which were former supervisors. Please address the preferred qualifications explicitly in the cover letter in order to be considered for this position.

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