Careers

Administrative Support III
Preparation for University and College, School of Continuing Education

MacEwan University inspires students with a powerful combination of academic excellence and personal learning experiences – ours is a connected culture that focuses on learner-centred teaching, and on providing opportunities for students to grow and achieve.

The university provides transformative education in a creative, collaborative and supportive learning environment. Nineteen thousand 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 through the School of Continuing Education include: Preparation for University and College, English as a Second Language, professional and personal development courses and workshops, corporate training and the Alberta College Conservatory of Music.

Opportunity
The Preparation for University and College program is currently seeking an enthusiastic and committed individual to provide administrative support.
Major responsibilities include: responding to program inquiries; providing administrative support to the program coordinator, program advisors and instructors; preparing reports; administering placement tests; assisting students with various funding applications and registrations. Additional responsibilities include: registering new and returning students into courses; notifying students of cancelled classes; completing documentation relating to student withdrawals and transfers while following the University and Student Finance refund policies.

Skills
The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal, communication, customer service and organizational skills. The ability to multi-task, set priorities, adapt to change, and be self-directed will allow you to be successful in the position.

Qualifications
The successful candidate must have a post-secondary business diploma and a minimum of two years related experience. Equivalencies may be considered. Advanced Microsoft Office and email skills are required. Experience with projects, PeopleSoft enterprise system, and working with faculty and students are assets.

Benefits
When you become part of the MacEwan team, you will enjoy a competitive salary, and:

• Generous vacation time
• Secure pension plan
• Excellent benefits package
• Effective recognition and retention programs
• Continuous learning culture
• Opportunities for career growth

You can view the benefits using this link: www.macewan.ca/benefits

This position is included under the MacEwan Staff Association Collective Agreement.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Category Full Time Continuing
Salary $40,129 to $52,168 per annum
Closing Date Thursday, January 8, 2015
Competition No. 14.12.195
Apply In Person/By Mail MacEwan University
Human Resources Department
University Services Centre
Rm. 10-600, 10700 - 104 Avenue
Edmonton AB T5J 4S2

Fax: (780) 497-5430
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