Senior Administrative Affairs Assistant, Office of Associate Dean for Graduate Studies and Research

Updated: 6 months ago
Deadline: The position may have been removed or expired!

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Assist the associate dean in his/her duties pertaining to graduate studies and research activities
  • Support the associate dean in all matters related to research
  • Responsible for compiling/managing the school’s research equipment database   
  • Handle paperwork, filing, and record-keeping
  • Produce brochures and other publication materials pertaining to graduate programs and research
  • Responsible for updating the graduate programs and research webpages and handling social media
  • Prepare flyers, announcements and advertisements
  • Handle recruitment activities
  • Handle the leaves and overtime on SAP system for the office
  • Interact with faculty and staff as needed to support graduate studies and research operations
  • Responsible for answering office calls, room reservations, sending announcements and invitations to faculty and students
  • Handle the logistics of conferences, travel and meetings of the associate dean
  • Organize events and student competitions
  • Perform other responsibilities as assigned by the supervisor


Minimum Education Requirement:  

University degree


 Five years of relevant experience


  • Excellent communication skills
  • Reliable in meeting deadlines
  • Maintain a high degree of confidentiality at all times
  • Have at least intermediate knowledge in the Microsoft Suite software
  • Multitasks handler and works under pressure
  • Desire to work in a dynamic, fast-paced, and entrepreneurial environment
  • Attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines efficiently

The position is open until January 30, 2020

Placement is based on the candidate’s experience and skills. Only candidates who make it to the shortlist will be contacted.

If interested, follow the link below to apply:

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