Duties: serve as assistant to the Director of the Education Renewal Zone (ERZ); responsible for the daily operations of the office and for assisting in planning, implementing and evaluating the functions of the ERZ; facilitate communications and collaborations among partners; plan, coordinate, and execute ERZ-wide events; supervise student workers; conduct research; assist in the administration of grant funded programs and other duties as assigned. Some travel may be required.
Qualifications: formal education equivalent of a high school diploma required; bachelor’s degree preferred, preferably in education, counseling, or business; clerical/administrative experience; experience working with diverse populations; excellent interpersonal relationship skills; excellent grammar, writing, and editing skills; proficiency in Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint. All SAU faculty and staff demonstrate a commitment to inclusion and diversity of the University community and excellence in interpersonal behaviors and effective collaboration with colleagues. Joining the SAU family requires a commitment to our culture of Continuous Quality Improvement.
Applicants may apply online at www.saumag.edu/hr or an application can be picked up in the Office of Human Resources, Overstreet Hall, Room 115, and mailed to the Office of Human Resources, Southern Arkansas University, 100 E. University, MSC 9288, Magnolia, AR 71753. Non-listed references may be contacted. AA/EOE.