Career Opportunities

Staff Career Opportunity

Competition: 7973DM
Position Type: Administrative Support III
Term: Full-Time Continuing Term
Department: Iniskim
Date Posted: July 08, 2013
Closing Date: September 13, 2013
Description: Reporting to the Director the Receptionist provides front line customer service and some clerical support for the Iniskim Centre. This position is primarily responsible of acting as the first point of contact of the Iniskim Centre providing information on Iniskim Centre and Mount Royal University’s program and services. This is a continuing term position with an inactive period of June 16 to August 15.
Duties: • Performs high quality receptionist functions
• Answer all incoming calls and handle caller’s inquires whenever possible
• Re-direct calls as appropriate and take messages when required
• Greet, assist and/or direct students, visitors and the general public.
• Provide office support to ensure efficiency and effectiveness of services
• Receive, direct, and relay telephone messages and fax messages
• Receive, direct and relay email inquiries
• Direct students and visitors to the appropriate staff member
• Pick up and deliver mail
• Open and date stamp all general correspondence
• Assist in the planning and preparation of meetings, conferences and special events
• Make preparations for staff and committee meetings
• Maintain an adequate supply of office supplies
• Maintain current filing system, filing
• Monitor the use of supplies and equipment, order supplies
• Coordinate the repair and maintenance of office equipment.
• Maintain Iniskim Centre Information bulletin boards
• Ensure adequate supply of various forms (e.g. funding applications) are maintained
Qualifications: • Grade 12 education or equivalent
• Secretarial or Business Administration preferred
• 1 – 2 years prior experience
• Experience in post-secondary education preferred
• Computer skills in MS Office essential
• Ability to work in a team environment
• Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills
• Ability to prioritize work, multi-task and give attention to accuracy and details
• Flexible and able to manage multiple demands
Salary: $1,493.29 semi-monthly
Closing Date: September 13, 2013
F: 403.440.6629

Submit a separate covering letter and resume for each position you are applying for, quoting appropriate competition number to the address noted above.

We thank all applicants for their interest. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Mount Royal University hires on the basis of merit and is strongly committed to fostering diversity as a source of excellence, intellectual and cultural enrichment, and social strength. We welcome applications from those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff, faculty and their scholarship including but not limited to Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity, ethnic, national or socio-economic background, religion or age.