Office Support Specialist - Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology
University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign
Location: Urbana, Illinois
Internal Number: 4794080
Office Support Specialist - Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology
Job Summary This position is responsible for the coordination of Space Reservations, as well as support for the Biomedical Imaging Center (BIC), Imaging Technology Group (ITG), and Carle Illinois Advanced Imaging Center (CIAIC). Duties & Responsibilities
Coordinate all meetings, seminars, conferences, and special events held at the Beckman Institute.
Maintain the space reservations software and ensure use of meeting rooms meets the Space Reservations policy.
Serve as the main contact to event planners, independently coordinating details from beginning of the reservation process to the end of event.
Provide detailed information of room configuration, catering, and equipment needs to the appropriate staff and keep them apprised of any changes to an event.
Create billing spreadsheets and invoices to send to the Beckman Business Office and send final invoices to units outside of Beckman Institute.
Order supplies and equipment for Space Reservations utilizing I-Buy and P-card.
Core Facility Support
Provide support to Beckman Institute's current and future Core Facilities (Biomedical Imaging Center (BIC) and Imaging Technology Group (ITG) with such tasks as but not limited to: o Assist with making travel arrangements using T-card and reconcile travel charges and process expense reimbursements utilizing the Chrome River system. o Scheduling meetings and appointments when given general instruction and making changes as needed for BIC administrators with various collaborators. o Creates, updates, revise and retrieve files, records, and department contacts/LISTSERVs, which may involve indexing and cross-filing; responsible for maintaining adequate, accurate, and accessible information, including confidential materials.
Carle Illinois Advanced Imaging Center (CIAIC)
Coordinate logistics prior to and during seminars, symposia, workshops and outreach activities for CIAIC - for Beckman CIAIC activities only.
Additional duties as assigned.
Additional Physical Demands Work is performed in a standard office setting. This position has a busy and intense work pace with many critical deadlines; including being responsive to the requests of Beckman leadership. Minimum Qualifications
1. High school diploma or equivalent. 2. Any one or combination totaling two (2) years (24 months) from the categories below: A. College coursework in any curriculum, as measured by the following conversion table or its proportional equivalent: 30 semester hours equals one (1) year (12 months) Associate's Degree (60 semester hours) equals eighteen months (18 months) 90 semester hours equals two (2) years (24 months) Bachelor's Degree (120 semester hours) equals three (3) years (36 months) B. Work experience performing office/clerical activities, including the use of computer systems. 3. One (1) year (12 months) of work experience comparable to the second level of this series.
Experience with I-buy, P-card, T-card, Chrome River, Zoom, Microsoft Teams
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Ability to exercise independent judgment and initiative, and maintain confidentiality.
Excellent telephone and communication skills.
Good organization to prioritize work tasks.
Proficiency in the use of computers, and a variety of software
This is a 100% full-time Civil Service 3243 - Office Support Specialist position, appointed on a 12-month basis. The expected start date is as soon as possible after December 11, 2023. The entry-level salary for the Office Support Specialist classification is $40,400.10 ($20.718/hour). Work authorization is not available for this position.
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Requisition ID: 1021425 Job Category: Administrative Support
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