Location: Nashville, TN, USA
**Administrative Assistant, (Pediatric Endocrinology)**
Job Description: Perform administrative and budget related duties of a complex and confidential nature in support of departmental, division or other organization unit activities, which requires a thorough knowledge of University policies and procedures. May perform secretarial duties, manage calendars, and support faculty scholarly activity including presentation preparation and grant administrative support. Basic Qualifications: This position requires a minimum of 24 months of relevant experience, strong work-ethic, with a proactive, positive disposition and excellent communication skills (both oral and written).
**Daily Key Functions and Expected Performances:**
+ Administrative management of clinical fellows and MD/PhD students including all revenue and expenses related to fellows.
+ Coordinates CME & CNE requirements for all conferences working directly with the Division of CME.
+ Miscellaneous items to include preparation and editing of power point presentations.
+ Answer main phone line
+ Get mail every day and distribute
+ Sign for packages
+ Assist in updating CVs, biosketches, and other support pages
+ Assist in support of faculty scholarly activity including PowerPoint presentations.
+ Administrative support when needed by faculty of Pediatric Endocrinology such as copying, faxing, scanning and filing
+ Coordinate division purchasing and reimbursement via eProcurement and Concur reimbursements
+ Maintain Sharepoint tracking spreadsheets as required
+ Inventory office supplies/replacement ink cartridge
+ Schedule meetings for faculty members within the division as requested
+ Other duties as assigned.
High School Diploma or GED (or equivalent experience) and 2 years relevant experience
Non-Exempt/Day Shift (Full Time)
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**Physical Requirements/Strengths needed & Physical Demands:**
+ Sedentary category requiring exertion up to 10 lbs. of force occasionally and uses negligible amounts of force to move objects. Sedentary work involves sitting most of the time.
+ Occasional: Standing: Remaining on one's feet without moving.
+ Occasional: Walking: Moving about on foot.
+ Occasional: Lifting under 35 lbs: Raising and lowering objects under 35 lbs from one level to another
+ Occasional: Carrying under 35 lbs: Transporting an object holding in hands, arms or shoulders, with help of coworkers or assistive device.
+ Occasional: Push/Pull: Exerting force to move objects away from or toward.
+ Occasional: Reaching above shoulders: Extending arms in any direction above shoulders.
+ Frequent: Sitting: Remaining in seated position
+ Frequent: Reaching below shoulders: Extending arms in any direction below shoulders.
+ Frequent: Fingering: Picking, pinching, gripping, working primarily with fingers requiring fine manipulation.
+ Frequent: Bimanual Dexterity: Requiring the use of both hands.
+ Continuous: Communication: Expressing or exchanging written/verbal/electronic information.
+ Continuous: Auditory: Perceiving the variances of sounds, tones and pitches and able to focus on single source of auditory information
+ Continuous: Vision: Clarity of near vision at 20 inches or less and far vision at 20 feet or more with depth perception, peripheral vision, color vision.
+ Continuous: Smell: Ability to detect and identify odors.
+ Occasional: Chemicals and Gasses: Medications, cleaning chemicals, oxygen, other medical gases used in work area.
**Job** _Administrative and Clerical Support_
**Organization:** _Pediatric Endocrinology 104580_
**Title:** _Administrative Assistant, Pediatric Endocrinology_
**Location:** _TN-Nashville-Village at Vanderbilt_
**Requisition ID:** _1912230_
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