Position provides administrative and logistical support to Osher members and staff at the Baltimore location (2 days per week) and the Columbia Center campus (3 days per week). Requires ability to travel readily between multiple locations and work occasional weekends. Position also requires the ability to lift and carry weights up to 30 pounds.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities:
90% -- Program Support
Provide in class course support to faculty using classroom technology, Internet resources and standard AV materials.
Proficient manipulation of Aceware program database for report generation and event tracking Enter member registrations and prospective member information into an Aceware database Assist with maintaining an Aceware database for processing and tracking enrollments.
Assemble, manipulate, and/or format data, reports, documents and other types of communication Prepare and make deposits.
Copy and disseminate faculty course and program materials.
Respond to prospective member inquiries via telephone, email and in writing Prepare and mail prospective member packets.
Communicate with online bookstore and order books Prepare prospective member packets.
Prepare auditorium and classrooms for courses, including handouts and coordinating audiovisual needs.
Maintain an inventory of office supplies.
Assist with maintaining student and faculty databases Proofread and edit program materials and newsletters Assist with planning special events and trips.
Coordinate office services such as purchasing, records control, and other administrative activities.
10% -- Administrative Duties
Serve as on-site backup for the Program Administrative Supervisor.
Provide occasional assistance and support to the Program Director.
Other duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications (Mandatory):
High school diploma required
Two 2 years of office/clerical experience.
Additional education may substitute for required experience, to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.
Two-year degree is preferred.
Prefer experience in an academic working environment.
Experience using JHU SAP and SIS systems preferred.
Experience working with senior citizens and lifelong learning programming preferred.
Special Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and ability to work collaboratively and effectively with diverse constituents.
Must be detail oriented.
Excellent organization, planning and time management skills.
Ability to analyze and solve problems quickly, creatively and sometimes during unpredictable circumstances.
Demonstrated professionalism and patience regarding the needs of adult learners, especially older adults.
Ability to work independently with limited direct supervision and as part of a team
Technical Qualifications or Specialized Certifications:
Advanced MS Office Suite skills.
Ability to use and troubleshoot various types of AV equipment.
Competency in using various software applications such as spreadsheets, relational databases, statistical packages, graphics packages and electronic calendaring.
Any Specific Physical Requirements for the Job:
Requires the ability to lift and carry weights up to 30 pounds.
Classified Title: Academic Program Assistant Role/Level/Range: ATO 37.5/02/OD Starting Salary Range: $15.11 to $20.79 per hour Employee group: Full Time Schedule: M-F, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Exempt Status: Non-Exempt Location: 25-MD:JH at Columbia Center Department name: 60001206-Osher Gift Program Personnel area: School of Arts & Sciences
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