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SUPPLY CHAIN AND BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT

DEPARTMENT ASSISTANT (P2291D)


Posted on: February 10, 2020
Deadline: February 21, 2020
Grade: 8

Scope

Reporting to the Chair, the incumbent provides administrative and logistical support to the department by ensuring that the department operates smoothly and efficiently. He/she is responsible for the department’s administrative functions and serves as a front-line resource person for students and faculty, providing information on the Department’s programs and policies.

Primary responsibilities

  • Provides administrative support for the department and responds to enquiries; process and distribute department correspondence.
  • Liaise with departments within and outside the Faculty and with the general University community.
  • Draft, edit, format, proofread, and distribute department correspondence.
  • Maintain filing system and student records and ensures that files are organized appropriately.
  • Collect, maintain and update department files, course outlines, grades, final exam files etc.
  • Sort and distribute mail, filing, maintain bulletin board and list of office hours for professors and tutors.
  • Assist with the hiring and training of invigilators and prepare notices of hire and timesheets.
  • Ensure that Department equipment is in operating condition and is responsible for the maintenance and supplies.
  • Liaise with the Exams Office and coordinate the submissions and preparation of midterm and final exams; oversee all aspects associated with the processing of departmental exams as well as ensuring safekeeping of exam papers.
  • Coordinates textbook submissions and orders, and liaises with the Bookstore and publishing reps. to ensure timely delivery of required course materials.
  • Organize, participate and coordinate program events (SAS certification and BTM National Competition winners` ceremony award events etc.).
  • Prepare, evaluate and process student-re-evaluation requests, ensuring that proper procedures and policies are followed.
  • Processes request for office keys.(Key Management System)
  • Provide support to the course coordinators; book conference rooms, labs and rooms for midterms.
  • Performs other duties in support of the unit as directed by the Chair.

Requirements

  • Diploma of collegial studies (two year pre-university DEC) a related field and two to four years of experience in customer service.
  • Knowledge of SIS and Portal is an asset.
  • Good knowledge of (Level 4) spoken and written English, basic knowledge (Level 3) of spoken French.
  • Good knowledge (Intermediate Level) of Word, Excel and Powerpoint.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent problem solving skills.
  • Organized with the ability to prioritize work and meet deadlines.
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment.

Salary

$ 26.72 - $ 32.14 per annum

Union/Association

CUSSU

Interested applicants must submit a curriculum vitae with a covering letter by February 21, 2020. Please click on the How to Apply button below for further instructions.

IMPORTANT: The language and computer skills of short-listed candidates will be tested.

Concordia University is committed to Employment Equity and encourages applications from women, Aboriginal Peoples, visible minorities, ethnic minorities, and persons with disabilities.

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