Administrative Assistant-P/T

US-NY-Old Westbury
2 months ago
Job ID
2017-1362
Division
Engineering & Computing Sciences
# of Openings
1
Position Type
Staff
Category
Administrative/Clerical

Overview

 

Committed to educating the next generation of leaders and to inspiring innovation and advancing entrepreneurship, NYIT enrolls approximately 10,000 students on campuses in North America, China and the Middle East. As a forward-thinking institution NYIT has pioneered educational practices to serve student needs since 1955. NYIT offers 90 undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees in 50 fields of study and is home to students from more than 100 countries and from 50 states. Its seven schools and colleges include: School of Architecture and Design; College of Arts and Sciences, School of Engineering and Computing Sciences; School of Health Professions; School of Management; College of Osteopathic Medicine, and the newly formed School of Interdisciplinary Studies and Education.

Responsibilities

The School of Engineering and Computing Sciences at New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) seeks an Administrative Assistant for the Old Westbury campus.  This individual reports on a part-time basis to the Old Westbury Chairs of 2 Graduate Programs in Environmental Technology and Sustainability, and Energy Management, and serves a large number of students and faculty including international student cohorts.

Responsibilities include:

  • Assistance with student advisement including international student cohorts; course and faculty schedule planning; and assessment. 
  • Competency with NYIT Software Systems including PeopleSoft, Faculty Compensation (FacComp), Capital Budget (CPRS), Oracle Recruitment Authorizations (RAs), and other tools as needed.
  • Assistance with full time and adjunct faculty and staff hiring.
  • Student recruitment activities, outreach communications to students, faculty, and external stakeholders (industrial advisory board, alumni, and employers).
  • Student retention activities in particular the SOAR peer tutoring program, and the BS-MS Accelerated Program.
  • Assistance with on-campus events at two NY campuses (Manhattan and Old Westbury) is required.
  • Work as a liaison between different departments within and outside of the School of Engineering and Computing Sciences and other NYIT offices.
  • Other duties assigned by the Dean of the School of Engineering and Computing Sciences are an important element of the position.

Evening hours may be required.

Qualifications

 

Bachelor’s degree required. 

Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel.

Computer, organizational, and interpersonal skills are a must.

  

We offer a competitive benefits package, including tuition remission, along with a professional environment designed to enhance your career development.

 

 

 

  

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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