Department Name: 8G010:Educational Leadership Studies
This position will serve as a point of first contact for clients, students, faculty, and staff involved in the daily activities and operations of the UK Center for Next Generation Leadership. The position will provide administrative support to the Executive Director and Director of the Center for Next Generation Leadership which will include: scheduling meetings and conferences; handling correspondence; collecting data and information; assisting with the coordination of planned activities, providing communications support including website management; will give support for student application processing and the student database; will also process travel and motor pool requests and order supplies. We would like an applicant with working knowledge of FI SAP and other UK procedures and processes.
The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19 vaccination series or upon obtaining an approved exemption. Only vaccines approved by the World Health Organization can be accepted.
Proficient Google Docs and Microsoft Office, to include Outlook, PowerPoint, Word, and Excel
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Associates Degree and 3 years Experience
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.
Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.
Adjacent to downtown Lexington, UK is nestled in the scenic heart of the beautiful Bluegrass Region of Kentucky. UK's campus covers more than 814 acres, with more than 30,700 students and 13,500 full-time employees, including nearly 2,400 full-time faculty and librarians.