Senior Administrative Assistant - College of EBE

University of Bridgeport
Connecticut, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Sep 20, 2022

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Position Type
Administrative, Academic Affairs, Academic Administration, Faculty Affairs, Business & Administrative Affairs, Business & Administrative Support, Other Business & Administrative Affairs
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

The mission of The University of Bridgeport is to promote academic excellence, personal responsibility, and commitment to service. Distinctive curricula in an international, culturally diverse supportive learning environment prepare graduates for life and leadership in an increasingly interconnected world.

Position Description Summary/Purpose :

Reporting to the Dean of the College of Engineering, Business, and Education, the Senior Administrative Assistant provides a broad range of administrative support to the College. Responsibilities include planning, organizing and coordinating the day-to-day operations and communications with faculty and University departments. This is a full time 12 month position that requires you to be on campus.

  • Meet and greet visitors and vendors;
  • Reply to general inquiries according to protocol as established by supervisor; be knowledgeable and provide timely responses to telephone inquiries regarding University policy;
  • Manages and coordinates administrative projects, such as arranging special events;
  • Refer students to appropriate faculty advisor and/or other departments;
  • Request reports from the Registrar as needed;
  • Compile college adjunct and overload reports for HR
  • Assist the Dean with college-wide communications, scheduling of meetings and maintenance of the College Canvas site;
  • Assist the Dean with budget transfers, purchase orders, and expense reports;
  • Keep appropriate records for all faculty;
  • Submit and follow up on work orders and helpdesk tickets as needed;
  • Maintain office forms and responsible for office supply inventory;
  • Screen and distribute incoming mail and correspondence;
  • Prepares and edits correspondence, communications, presentations and other documents;
  • Other responsibilities as assigned.
  • Associates Degree required; Bachelors degree preferred
  • 3+ years administrative or lead secretarial experience required
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of the office
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite including Microsoft Word, Publisher, Excel, Access & PowerPoint. Familiar with setting up Zoom calls and the use of Canvas.
  • Strong oral, written, and interpersonal skills
  • Good organizational and analytical skills
  • Ability to carry out program policies with minimal supervision; knowledge of UB policies and procedures preferred
  • Ability to establish complex records and files, to assemble and organize data and information and to prepare reports from such materials.
  • Strong team player orientation
Salary Range:
  • $43,000 - $45,000
Full-Time Employee Benefits:
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Pet Insurance
  • 401k employer match
  • Employee & dependent life insurance
  • Great tuition benefits for employee, spouse & dependents
  • PTO program
  • Flexible work schedules
NOTE: The above description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work to be performed by the Senior Administrative Assistant . It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities of the position. You will devote your full time and best efforts to the performance of your various job duties and will observe any and all policies, rules and regulations that the University may now have or shall hereafter establish.

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