The Department of Biology within the Hofstra School of Liberal Arts and Sciences, seeks to fill an opening for a part-time Administrative Assistant reporting to the Interim Director of Biology Labs. The Administrative Assistant will oversee department expenditures to ensure all purchasing and spending remain within established budgets. Incumbent will work closely with faculty on ensuring equipment and supplies for lab classes and research are ordered, available and inventory is maintained. Additional responsibilities include preparing contracts for seminar speakers, material transfer agreements (MTAs), service contracts, and others as needed. Incumbent will also be responsible for maintaining various reports to track purchases and spending. Works on special projects in partnership with Director as needed.
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