END DATE October 19, 2016

Senior Administrative Assistant - Pediatric Surgery

UT Soutwestern University Medical Center - Dallas, TX

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  • Company
    UT Soutwestern University Medical Center UT Soutwestern University Medical Center
  • Location
    Dallas, TX
  • Job Type
  • Job Classification
    Full Time
  • Experience
    Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
  • Education
    High School Diploma or GED
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Job Description

Full/Part Time/PRN: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular


This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code 51.215, which authorizes UT Southwestern to obtain criminal history record information


Salary Negotiable

High school graduation or GED and three (3) years related secretarial/administrative experience. Testing may be required.

Relieves supervisor of variety of administrative duties, which involve thorough understanding of functions, programs, and policies of organization; may coordinate day to day operations of office; makes recommendations for changes to procedures.
Prepares or assists in preparation of grant applications, grant budgets, manuscripts, book chapters, etc.; ensures proper format, grammar, and completeness.
Functions as liaison with other departments, including Human Resources, Telecommunications, Physical Plant, Purchasing, and Accounting; prepares on line and paper documents as needed.
Completes and coordinates complex projects and reports as assigned by supervisor, which may require significant contact with other departments and outside organizations and use of various computer software applications.
Composes and/or types letters, memorandums, and other non routine and moderately complex correspondence, which does not require attention of supervisor.
Maintains sub-ledgers and ledgers for various accounts, including reviewing expenditures and encumbrances, reconciling accounts, and ensuring appropriate use of funds.
Plans and coordinates projects, such as meetings, appointments, conferences, seminars, and workshops; arranges for meeting facilities, hotel accommodation, transportation, refreshments, luncheons, banquets, receptions, etc.; develops and arranges printing of brochures; handles finances for program, including determination of charge to sponsoring department; establishes registration fees; processes all vouchers relating to event.
Takes, transcribes, and distributes minutes for meetings.
May transcribe dictation of medical or scientific terminology; ensures correct format, grammar, punctuation, and spelling.
Performs other duties as assigned.

**Other Duties: Performs other duties as assigned.

Provide administrative support for faculty including travel, expenses, schedules and preparing documents.

To the extent provided by applicable law, no person shall be excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of, or be subject to discrimination under any program or activity sponsored or conducted by The University of Texas System or any of its component institutions, on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, veteran status, or disability..