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Assistant to Dean, School of Music (Job Id: 38513)
Institution: University of Louisville
Location: Kentucky, United States
Category: Executive - Dean - Liberal Arts
Posted: 12/07/2019
Application Due: 00/00/0000
Type: Fulltime

Job ID: 38513

Location: School of Music

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Business or related field and four years of responsible Administrative Office Experience. Additional experience may be used on a one-to-one basis to offset the educational requirements. The university offers market competitive salary and benefits.  Grade EF. Salary Minimum $47,476

Preferred Qualifications

  • Background in Music

  • Experience with financial reporting software; PeopleSoft

  • Proficiency in Excel, University Reports, and Onbase

  • Effective oral, written and interpersonal communication skills

  • Attention to detail and accuracy

  • Ability to analyze and consolidate metrics to present in clear and concise manner.

Position Description

Job Summary

Manage administrative needs for the School of Music's Dean and Administrative leadership team.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manage the time and plan the calendar for the Dean and administrative team.  Facilitate interactions of the Dean with unit, campus and community members. 

  •  Manage office needs including planning and execution of events, ordering supplies, preparing part-time lecturer appointment letters, preparing faculty load letters and other correspondence related to needs within the Dean's suite.

  • Manage student workers at the front desk includes managing workload and assignment of duties; hiring and training new students each year.

  • Manage and coordinate faculty tenure, promotion, retention, and post-tenure review processes.

  • Assist with short-term projects and special assignments and other duties as assigned.  Prepare and analyze monthly financial reports as assigned.

Equal Employment Opportunity

The University of Louisville is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, sex, age, color, national origin, ethnicity, creed, religion, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, pregnancy, or veteran status. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please contact the Employment team at or 502.852.6258.

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