Admissions Administrative Specialist II

The University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville seeks an Administrative Specialist II. This position is a grade C109 and provides administrative support for the UACCB Admissions Office. The Admissions Administrative Specialist composes, types and edits various documents including letters, memoranda, reports, forms, narratives and training materials. The administrative specialist directly assists the Director of Admissions in planning campus events and will occasionally work evenings.  The administrative specialist processes admission applications and documents, letters and incoming and out-going mail. The administrative specialist supervises up to six student ambassadors and plans their daily work and campus tour schedules; greets and directs visitors; manages incoming and outgoing phone calls and faxes; responds to routine questions regarding policy and procedures; and provides instructions on the completion of forms. The administrative specialist establishes and maintains various computerized and paper files; records, logs and retrieves information as needed for reference or to compile reports; conducts physical inventory and orders office supplies. Performs other responsibilities as required or assigned.

Required Qualifications:  Knowledge of general office procedures, basic record keeping procedures, Microsoft Office applications and the ability to operate standard office equipment. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment. Minimum requirements include a formal education equivalent of a high school diploma plus two years of experience or specialized training in a fast-paced office setting. Experience in higher education is desired. An operating knowledge or the ability to learn Colleague or a similar student information system is required.  Applicants must be able to qualify to drive on state business.  A criminal background check will be performed.

To Apply:  Please submit, along with an application, a letter of application (cover letter), resume and at least three professional references. Applicants may complete an electronic application and upload all requested items at or all application documents may be mailed to:  UACCB, Human Resources, P.O. Box 3350, Batesville, AR 72503. UACCB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. A criminal background check will be performed.

Review of candidate applications will begin September 14, 2017. The position will remain open until filled.