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Administrative Assistant II

Alcorn State University
Lorman, Mississippi, United States
Salary Not Specified
Date posted
Feb 22, 2024

Job Details

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title
Administrative Assistant II

FLSA Status
Salaried Non Exempt

Posted Salary Range

Employment Status
Full Time

Office of Student Records

Job Summary

Administrative Support, Word Processing and Customer Service.

Knowledge Skills and Abilities

• Must have excellent interpersonal, customer relations, communications, and organization skills.
• Must be able to manage multiple priorities, objectives, and deadlines simultaneously in a fast-paced environment.
• Must be proficient with Microsoft Office, e-mail, and internet.
• Word processing, creating spreadsheets and presentations, filing and faxing
• Internet research abilities
• Strong communication skills (verbal and written)

Essential Job Functions

• Answer a multiline phone system
• Receive and directing customers
• Process requisitions and travel
• Process Change of Notices
• Monitor and assist with processing Family Educational Rights & Privacy Act ( FERPA ) consent forms (digital and paper)
• Handle and distribute mail
• Order office supplies
• Collect timesheets and leave forms
• Take and transcribe minutes from meetings
• Maintain office calendar of events and meetings
• Other responsibilities as assigned


Bachelor’s Degree (preferred) and at least 1 year of experience in an office setting.

Licensing and Certifications


Physical Requirements

Work in noisy (above 85 decibels) areas

Sedentary Work - Exerting 10 pounds

Light Work - Exerting up to 20 pounds
Not Required

Medium Work - Exerting 20-50 pounds
Not Required

Heavy Work - Exerting 50-100 pounds
Not Required

Very Heavy Work - Exerting in excess of 100 pounds
Not Required


Extended Work Hours

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number

Number of Vacancies


Position End Date (if temporary)

Open Date

Close Date

Open Until Filled

EEO Statement

EEO Statement:
Alcorn State University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, or other factors prohibited by law in any of its educational programs, activities, services, admissions, or employment practices. The following offices are designated to handle inquires and/or complaints regarding non-discriminatory policies and procedures of Alcorn State University:
Complaints, inquiries, or specific requests in regard to Title IX and Section 504 directives should be made to: Title IX Office, Walter Washington Administration Bldg., Room 519A, Lorman, MS, 39096, (601) 877-6700.
Complaints, inquiries, or requests in regard to non-discrimination in employment practices should be made to: Human Resources Department, Walter Washington Administration Bldg., Room 107, Lorman, MS, 39096, (601) 877-6188
Questions, complaints, or requests in regard to ADA / ADAAA compliance in employment practices should also be made to the department of human resources.

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Excellent Benefits Package

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Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  3. Letter of Recommendation (Professional)
  4. Letter of Recommendation (Personal)
  5. Letter of Recommendation (Professional or Personal)
  6. Unofficial Transcripts
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 Alcorn State University

A great educational choice, Alcorn State University in Mississippi is a place of purpose, history, and discovery, and the nation's oldest, land-grant HBCU

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