MacEwan University is committed to diversity, equity and inclusion. We encourage Indigenous people, persons living with a disability, sexual and gender minorities, women, and members of all minority groups to apply and self-identify. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
CareersFaculty of Fine Arts and Communications
MacEwan University inspires students with a powerful combination of academic excellence and personal learning experiences – ours is a connected culture that focuses on learner-centered teaching, and on providing opportunities for students to grow and achieve. The university provides a transformative education in a creative, collaborative and supportive learning environment. 19,000 full- and part-time students are enrolled in more than 65 programs: four-year undergraduate degrees, applied degrees, university transfer programs and one- and two-year diploma and certificates. Additional offerings include university preparation, English as an Additional Language, professional and personal development courses and workshops, corporate training and the Conservatory of Music.OpportunityThe Faculty of Fine Arts and Communications (FFAC) of MacEwan University is recruiting for a talented, professional Administrative Assistant III. The individual in this continuing full-time position will provide administrative support for Faculty of Fine Arts and Communications (FFAC) faculty and staff: program support for the Department of Art and Design; word processing; minute-taking; reception and related support; and maintenance of files in accordance with the University’s file management and retention policies. The Administrative Assistant III will also be required to provide occasional reception coverage.SkillsProficiency is required in all office duties such as telephone and reception skills. The successful candidate must also possess strong skills in the use of Microsoft Office, Google Suite, and PeopleSoft. The ability to deliver above-average interpersonal, communication, organization, and problem-solving skills is required. The successful candidate must also be able to work independently while prioritizing a demanding work load. This role requires a candidate who demonstrates initiative, is adaptable, has strong attention to detail, and who can conduct their work in a professional manner with both internal and external stakeholders.QualificationsThis position requires a minimum of a diploma in an administrative field or related area. Other relevant post-secondary education may be given consideration. The candidate must also possess three to five years administrative experience, preferable in the post-secondary sector. Experience working with Microsoft Office, Google Suite, PeopleSoft and/or databases and queries is required. A combination of education and experience may be considered.BenefitsWhen you become part of the MacEwan team, you will enjoy a competitive salary. Our total compensation package includes:• Competitive base pay• Continuous learning cultureHow to Apply: Only applications received electronically will be considered. To apply, go to http://www.macewan.ca/careers and select the job posting. Thank you for your interest in employment with MacEwan University. We will be reviewing all applications to select the candidates whose qualifications and experience most closely meet our needs. Only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.
This position is included under the MacEwan Staff Association Collective Agreement. Please note; initial salary placement for external candidates is limited to the first five steps of the salary grid.
MacEwan University is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We encourage Indigenous people, persons living with a disability, sexual and gender minorities, women, and members of all minority groups to apply and to self-identify. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
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