California State University - Northridge, CA4.3

Full-time$2,600 - $3,000 a month
Job ID: 8073

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Date Posted:January 24, 2019 Closing Date:
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Receptionist (JID 8073)
Administrative Support Assistant I
Center of Achievement
Full Time / $2600 - $2950/mo.

CSUN's Commitment to You
CSUN is committed to achieving excellence through teaching, scholarship, learning and inclusion. Our values include a respect for all people, building partnerships with the community and the encouragement of innovation, experimentation and creativity. CSUN strives to cultivate a community in which a diverse population can learn and work in an atmosphere of civility and respect. CSUN is especially interested in candidates who make contributions to equity and inclusion in the pursuit of excellence for all members of the university community.

About the University
One of the largest universities in the country, California State University, Northridge (CSUN) is an urban, comprehensive university that delivers award-winning undergraduate and graduate programs to nearly 40,000 students annually and counts more than 330,000 alumni who elevate Southern California and beyond. Since its founding in 1958, CSUN has made a significant and long-term economic impact on California, generating nearly $1.9 billion in economic impact and more than 11,700 jobs each year. The LAEDC recognized CSUN as its 2015 Eddy Award winner for its positive economic impact. Serving more students on Pell Grants than any other institution in California, CSUN is also a social elevator and one of the most diverse universities in the country. CSUN ranks 13th in awarding bachelor's degrees to underrepresented minority students and seventh in bachelor's degrees to Latino students, serves the 13th largest Jewish student population, and enrolls the largest number of students who are Deaf and hard-of-hearing of any U.S. state university. The journal Nature recently named CSUN a Rising Star for scientific research, and the NSF ranks CSUN in the top five nationally among similar institutions for graduates who go on to earn doctorates in the sciences. CSUN is where individuals rise. And through them, so does Greater Los Angeles and beyond.

Major Duties
Under general supervision, the Receptionist provides general office support functions including: clerical, secretarial, center operational projects and client customer service functions. The incumbent assists with the front desk check in process for clients; assists with coordination of private rooms; answers phones and takes messages; interacts with clients on a daily basis and assists with clients' registrations or other issues; facilitates communications and reports client issues to administration; provides clinical support including data entry filing, record keeping, mail and marketing collation; maintains lobby organization and safety measures; assists with special projects in conjunction with administration; and performs other duties as assigned.

Equivalent to one (1) year of full-time, general office clerical work that has provided the applicant with the knowledge and abilities listed. Equivalent to full-time college or university education/vocational school training in business or job-related field may be substituted for the required experience on a year for year basis.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Working knowledge of correct English grammar, spelling, and punctuation; and office methods and basic filing systems procedures and practices. Ability and specialized skills to: learn, interpret, and communicate standard university policies and procedures; perform multiple tasks in a busy work environment; identify and resolve routine clerical problems; screen telephone calls, visitors and mail; establish and maintain a cooperative working relationships; read and write a level appropriate to the duties of the position; and operate standard office equipment and software such as Microsoft Office.

Pay, Benefits, & Work Schedule
The university offers an excellent benefits package.

The salary range for this classification is: $2600 - $3717 per month.
The anticipated HIRING RANGE: $2600 - $2950, dependent upon qualifications and experience.

HOURS: Full Time; 40 hours per week; 8:00am - 5:00pm, Monday through Friday.

TEMP: This is a temporary position; end date to be determined.

General Information
A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.

The person holding this position may be considered a 'mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.

How To Apply
Candidates should apply by completing the CSUN on-line application utilizing: link. NOTE: Internal candidates should apply through the portal by accessing the View Job Openings/Apply link on the Human Resources/Employee pagelet.

Applications received through February 5, 2019 will be considered in the initial review and review of applications will continue until position is filled.

In order to be considered in the initial review, applications must be submitted prior to the date listed above. Application submissions received after the initial review date will be reviewed at the discretion of the University.

For more detailed information on the application and hiring process, please visit the link below:

Equal Employment Opportunity
CSUN is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, religion, national origin, age, gender, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, and disability. Our nondiscrimination policy is set forth in CSU Executive Order 1096. Reasonable accommodations will be provided for applicants with disabilities who self-disclose by contacting Recruitment Services at 818-677-2101.