At UConn Health, this class is accountable for independently providing administrative management and/or advanced technical program support for an academic/clinical/administrative department or program.
Works under the limited supervision of an employee of a higher rank.
May lead/supervise lower level employees as assigned.
COMPREHENSIVE BENEFITS OFFERED:
Industry-leading health insurance options and affordability
Generous vacation and sick-time plans
Multi-channel retirement options (pension and match options)
Tuition waiver and reimbursement for employees and qualified family members
Quick commute access from I-84, Rte 9 and surrounding areas
State of the art facility and campus environments
Progressive leadership and educational development programs available
Schedule: 40 hrs per wk, Mon - Fri, 8:30am - 5:00pm with a 30 minute unpaid meal break
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:
1) OFFICE MANAGEMENT:
Manages and coordinates program logistics and administrative support for professional staff, making adjustments to accommodate changing priority needs; directs the work flow and supervises the necessary administrative paperwork, records, complex filing systems to support a program, including fiscal, personnel and student records; assists in planning outreach programs, conferences, meetings, seminars, with responsibility to make all necessary arrangements including travel and coordinates events and details; may recruit, train supervise and evaluate clerical and/or student staff.
Resolves administrative and logistical problems and transactions collaborating with state/federal/international agencies and institutions as appropriate; acts for and regularly makes decisions in the managers absence within prescribed limits of authority; represents the department head to other university offices, the public or outside agencies in matters of administrative consequence.
Drafts budgets, which usually involve external funding; manages approved budget making decisions related to the appropriateness of requested expenditures; prepares budget summaries and long-range budget projections; arranges for international fiscal transactions as required;
In a clinical area, may monitor compliance with protocols by assuring appropriateness and eligibility of subjects, reviewing for appropriateness of tests and making follow-up appointments; organizes clinical/laboratory data for clinical research protocols; coordinates and participates in meetings.
Performs related duties as required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED
KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY:
Knowledge of applicable program rules and regulations; knowledge of business math; considerable knowledge of proper grammar, punctuation and spelling; considerable knowledge of business communications; knowledge of medical/technical terminology; considerable knowledge of office procedures; oral and written communications skills; considerable interpersonal skills; data management skills; ability to schedule and prioritize work; some supervisory ability.
EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING:
Six (6) years relevant administrative experience.
Bachelor's degree and two (2) years of relevant experience may be substituted to the general experience
Must have experience in Microsoft Office Suite and Filemaker
Full Time Equivalent Minimum Salary : $63,898.00
Why UConn Health
UConn Health is a vibrant, integrated academic medical center that is entering an era of unprecedented growth in all three areas of its mission: academics, research, and clinical care. A commitment to human health and well-being has been of utmost importance to UConn Health since the founding of the University of Connecticut schools of Medicine and Dental Medicine in 1961. Based on a strong foundation of groundbreaking research, first-rate education, and quality clinical care, we have expanded our medical missions over the decades. In just over 50 years, UConn Health has evolved to encompass more research endeavors, to provide more ways to access our superior care, and to innovate both practical medicine and our methods of educating the practitioners of tomorrow.