Job Description

Admin Assistant 2

Requisition IDreq10373
Working TitleAdmin Assistant 2
Position Grade07
Position Summary

UNM’s Capital & Space Strategies(CSS) provides strategic coordination, guidance and planning resources forinstitutional space, facility physical assets and capital resources.

CSS seeks an organized, detail orientedand self-motivated Administrative Assistant 2 to join our team. This positionwill provide day-to-day administrative support to the CSS staff. This positionwill serve as the first point of contact for the department. The positionrequires excellent communication skills both written and verbal. The selectedcandidate will be customer oriented and provide the highest level of assistanceto our campus constituents. Experience communicating with and coordinatinghigh-level administrators for meetings or report materials is essential.

Duties and responsibilitiesfor this position include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Administrativesupport for CSS staff
    -Provides assistance by answering phones,assisting visitors, responding to email requests for facility condition data,capital project approval forms or space data.
    -Maintains the ISS Planning Officerschedule
    -Schedules and coordinates meetings forCSS staff
    -Assists CSS Data Manager in working withFM and PDC on facility condition needs or space floor plan updates.
    -Works with the ISS Planning Officer todevelop unit reporting and publication.
    -Provides administrative support for CSScommittees including Capital Planning Leadership Team and Space AllocationCommittees: scheduling meetings, keeping meeting minutes and attendance,preparing handout materials, etc.
    -Provides administrative support for theHED Capital Project Approval and Capital Outlay submissions.
    -Orders supplies, printing, presentationmaterials, plotter/printer needs, etc.
    -Assists with the maintenance of thespace and facility condition data entry as required.
  • FinancialSupport
    -Coordinates travel arrangements for CSSstaff conference or continuing education needs.
    -Procurement of needed resource orservices for the department
    -Monthly reconciliation of operationbudget
    -Assists with the development of theannual operating budget

See the Position Description for additional information.

Conditions of Employment
  • This position is represented by a labor union and is subject to the terms and conditions of the USUNM Collective Bargaining Agreement.
  • If this position is assigned to the Athletics Department, either administratively or functionally, compliance with all NCAA rules and regulations is required.
Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma or GED; at least 3 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 scheduling appointments with Microsoft Outlook & Skype for Business
  • Experience with editing and proofreading written documentation
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience providing support for large committees
  • Enjoys helping customers to solve issues
  • Demonstrated organization and time management skills
  • Intermediate-level experience with Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Additional Requirements
CampusMain - Albuquerque, NM
DepartmentCapital & Space Strategies (395A)
Employment TypeStaff
Staff TypeRegular - Full-Time
Term End Date
Pay$10.23 - $15.35
Benefits EligibleThis 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 StatementTemporary and on-call employees working an appointment percentage of 26 (.26 FTE) or greater, per quarter, will be eligible to earn retirement service credits and thus are required to make New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) contributions. More information pertaining to your FTE and NMERB contributions can be reviewed on the NMERB Guidelines Clarified webpage.
Background Check RequiredNo
For Best Consideration Date9/2/2019
Application InstructionsPlease provide at least three (3) supervisory references and attach a resume and cover letter. The resume should include a complete work history, with beginning and ending dates (such as month/year). The cover letter should address how your qualifications and experience match the preferred qualifications that are detailed in the job ad. All documents should be uploaded as a PDF.

Positions posted with a Staff Type of Regular or Term are eligible for the Veteran Preference Program. See the Veteran Preference Program webpage for additional details.

The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.


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