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Administrative Support Specialist

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All materials must be submitted electronically.To apply for this position please visit: Materials requested include: 1. Cover letter 2. Resume 3. List of three references

Posting Details

Posting Details

Requisition Number S1390
Position Number 998823
Position Classification Title Adminstrative Support Spec
Functional Title Administrative Support Specialist
Position Type Staff
Position Summary

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro School of Music is currently seeking qualified candidates to consider for the role of Administrative Support Specialist. Bachelor’s degree, experience working in an academic environment, Banner experience, and arts background are preferred. The primary tasks for this role include, but are not limited to:

1. Coordinate School of Music Recruitment events, including Open House and Audition Days
2. Assist with other Recruitment duties
3. Serve as Building Manager for the Music Building
4. Maintain inventory
5. Serve as Departmental Scheduler for all Academic courses
6. Coordinate Building Schedule
7. Receive and process paperwork, payments, and programs for around 300 students, faculty, and guest artist recitals each year
8. Assist with marketing for School of Music
9. Assist and/or draft the preparation of annual reports – HEADS report for NASM, Instructional Analysis reports, etc.
10. Assist the Director in preparation of all reports within the School of Music to the College of Visual and Performing Arts, the University, accrediting agencies, and to other agencies
11. Coordinate events for the School of Music. This may include managing guest artist recitals, receptions, special events, luncheons for faculty, and meetings
12. Draft policy or manual revisions to reflect changes in procedures
13. Maintain and use global email/contact lists to disseminate information to the School and external agencies

UNCG has long been recognized as one of the top music institutions in the United States and has been fully accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music since 1938. The School of Music offers the only comprehensive degrees in music education and music performance in the State of North Carolina, from the undergraduate level through doctoral study. The School of Music offers Bachelor of Arts degree in Music, and Bachelor of Music degrees in Performance and Music Education; we offer MM in many areas as well as the DMA in Music and PhD in Music Education. Our outstanding facilities, world­class faculty, and numerous ensemble experiences provide an environment for artistic and academic success.

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro is a world­class, research intensive, regional University with a diverse portfolio of expertise and a particular focus on fostering healthy lives, vibrant communities and global connections. UNCG is a leading institution within the 17 ­campus University of North Carolina System. Recognized for its programs in the Music, Theater and Dance; Nursing; Business; Education; Life and Physical Sciences; and Health and Human Sciences, UNCG continues to grow its enrollment and enjoys the most diverse student populations of all the UNC system universities. With more than 19,000 students, UNCG has a significant and positive impact in North Carolina and the Greensboro/Triad area in particular. UNCG is nationally recognized for its distance learning initiative and serves many rural areas of North Carolina with its highly rated online educational programs. Established in 1892, the University of North Carolina at Greensboro was founded as the first public university in North Carolina for women. In 1963 the school became co­educational, but the legacy of providing both opportunity and excellence continues today.

Minimum Qualifications


Preferred Qualifications

1. Bachelor’s degree
2. Experience working in an academic environment
3. Banner experience
4. Arts background

Alternate Option

If no applicants apply who meet the required competency level and training & experience requirements, then management may consider other applicants. Salary would be determined based on competencies, equity, budget, and market considerations.

Special Instructions to Applicants

All materials must be submitted electronically.To apply for this position please visit:
Materials requested include:
1. Cover letter
2. Resume
3. List of three references

Recruitment Range $31,947
Org #-Department Music Performance - 12611
Work Hours of Position 40
Number of Months per Year 12
Posting Requirements
Job Family Administrative and Managerial
Band Specialist
Competency Level Contributing
2-4 key competencies for successful execution of job duties, including chosen level definition:

Knowledge-Program – Ability to demonstrate an understanding and awareness of program services, policies and procedures; ability to demonstrate and apply this knowledge in performance of office support tasks; ability to explain and interpret program information to clients/customers and staff.

Information/Records Administration – Ability to apply knowledge of data collection and storage to compile, assimilate, and organize printed and electronic information

Problem Solving – Ability to understand issues, identify problems and opportunities to determine the appropriate course of action.

Communication-Written – Ability to present ideas in written form; ability to adjust language or terminology to meet needs of the recipient(s); ability to use correct grammar, organization, and structure

Open Date 11/13/2017
Close Date 11/30/2017
Type of Appointment 1.0 (Full-Time)
FLSA Non-Exempt
If other, please indicate
Time limited duration of appointment.
Salary Grade Equivalency

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of References
Optional Documents

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Which of the following options best describes your education history?
    • No Response
    • Bachelor's Degree or higher
    • Associate's Degree
    • 3 years of college coursework
    • 2 years of college coursework
    • 1 year of college coursework
    • less than 1 year of college coursework
    • High School Diploma or GED
  2. * How many years of experience in a directly related field do you have?
    • No Response
    • 4 or more years
    • 3 years
    • 2 years
    • 1 year
    • 4 months
    • less than 4 months
  3. * Please indicate how you learned of the vacant position for which you are applying:
    • UNCGjobsearch Website
    • Greensboro News & Record
    • Carolina Peacemaker
    • Other Newspaper
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Inside Higher Ed
    • Other Professional Journal
    • UNC System Job Board
    • Other Online Job Board
    • Personal Networking
    • Other
  4. * Have you acquired your Bachelor's Degree?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * If you selected "Other", please provide the name of the resource here.

    (Open Ended Question)