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Emory Healthcare/Emory University Administrative Assistant in Atlanta, Georgia

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Description

This position will administratively support 5-7 research faculty within the Department of Surgery and provide graduate medical education (GME) coordinator and research support in Colorectal Surgery.

GME/fellowship support duties:

  • Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) fellowship programs require a lead administrative person to manage day-to-day operations of the program.

  • Serves as liaison with learners, faculty and other staff members and the ACGME.

  • Serves as liaison with Emory School of Medicine GME office.

  • Assist program director in accreditation efforts, educational programming and support of fellows, including:

  • Preparing program for accreditation site visits and compliance with accreditation standards.

  • Maintaining fellows’ files and required documentation.

  • Coordinating fellows’ onboarding and exit processes.

  • Coordinating recruitment activities such as applicant interviews.

  • Assists in resolving foreign nationals’ visa issues.

  • Assists in preparing budgets and tracking expenses.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Provides administrative support for one of the following (or a combination): general management, a research environment or a specific program.

  • Ensures office activities comply with Emory policies and procedures.

  • Responds to incoming telephone calls.

  • Maintains calendars and prioritizes meeting requests for management.

  • Reviews incoming correspondence and identifies items of special interest to management; handles routine correspondence and prepares appropriate responses.

  • May complete forms, grant applications, and/or correspondence associated with programs.

  • Prepares charts and graphs for reports and presentations.

  • Creates and edits scientific, programmatic or other reports associated with department's primary business.

  • Schedules meetings and handles logistics for meetings and special events.

  • Prepares materials for meetings and special events.

  • Initiates, processes, and maintains records and invoices.

  • Keeps management apprised of account status, identifies cost-effective solutions and may authorize expenditures.

  • May monitor or maintain budgets and grants, assist with budget development, and prepare related expense reports and reimbursements.

  • Plans and coordinates travel arrangements.

  • Maintains databases and spreadsheets; may also analyze data and design/generate associated reports.

  • Establishes and organizes filing systems.

  • Oversees ordering and maintenance of office supplies.

  • May supervise or direct the work of support staff and/or students.

  • Performs related responsibilities as required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • A high school diploma or equivalent and five years of clerical or secretarial experience, or a bachelor's degree.

  • Proficiency with various personal computer software applications.

  • Positions in this classification may require keyboarding skills.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Prior experience/knowledge of ACGME programs and policies, accreditation procedures.

  • Strong organizational and project coordination skills.

  • Attention to detail.

  • Strong communication skills (written, verbal and interpersonal).

NOTE: Position tasks are generally required to be performed in-person at an Emory University location. Remote work from home day options may be granted at department discretion. Emory reserves the right to change remote work status with notice to employee.

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Job Number 73679

Job Type Regular Full-Time

Division School Of Medicine

Department SOM: Surgery: Admin

This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues: Not Applicable

Job Category Clerical & Administrative

Location : Name Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor

Campus Location (For Posting) : Location US-GA-Atlanta

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