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Senior Secretary QE9646

Posting Details

Posting Details

Institution University of South Dakota
Working Title Senior Secretary QE9646
Posting Number CSA00036P
Department USD-Center for Disabilities
Physical Location of Position (City) Sioux Falls
Posting Text

The Center for Disabilities in Sioux Falls at the Sanford School of Medicine, is searching for a Senior Secretary to ensure the efficient day-to-day operation of the office, and support the work of management and other staff. Successful candidates will have the ability to work in a fast paced environment with strong organizational skills. Must have the ability to juggle multiple projects, have solid administrative skills including the ability to write, speak and interact clearly and professionally, a strong sense of urgency and problem solving skills. Must be computer savvy and proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel. Must handle sensitive information with the highest degree of integrity and confidentiality. Will work with post-secondary students, grants and reports. Experience working with persons with disabilities a plus. Funding for this position is secured through grants. Continuation within the position is contingent on performance and funding availability.

Posting Date 11/01/2017
Closing Date
Open Until Filled Yes
First Consideration Date 11/15/2017
Advertised Salary dependent upon education and experience plus state benefits package
Duration of the Term 12 months
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Appointment Percent 100
Work Hours

8 AM -5 PM

Typical Hours Worked Per Week 40
Appointment Type Regular
Scope of Search External (includes Internal)
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This position requires Valid Drivers License
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Department Description and Cultural Expectations

The Center for Disabilities conducts diverse yet integrated activities through academic training, community service, information dissemination, and research/evaluation all reflecting state-of-the art knowledge and experiences in the area of disabilities.

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Diversity Statement

The University of South Dakota, Sanford School of Medicine values diversity and its essential role in achieving the educational, scholarship, and service missions of the school. Therefore, the medical school is committed to both recruitment and retention of students, residents, faculty, and staff who through their diversity enrich the learning environment and promote inclusive excellence. We recognize diversity as relating to race, ethnicity, creed, rural background, socioeconomic status, gender, sexual orientation, age, and disability. In addition, we value persons with broad life experiences, with records of service to disadvantaged populations, and with other attributes that may enhance the learning community. The medical school has chosen three areas of emphasis on diversity to enrich the learning environment and promote inclusive excellence: American Indians, rural, and gender.

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
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  1. Cover Letter
  2. Other
  3. Reference List