2 Mar 2016

Full-Time Executive Assistant at The American University of Nigeria

Toni AdewunmiAnywhere

Job Description


Created: Wednesday, 02 March 2016 11:06

The American University of Nigeria, Yola, is seeking for an Executive Assistant. This position is local position and opens to indigenous and/or legal residents of Nigeria.

Title: Executive Assistant

Department: School of Arts and Science

Opening Date: 2nd March, 2016

Closing Date: 16th March, 2016


The Executive Assistant to the Dean, School of Arts and Science is charged with the responsibility of providing high-level administrative support in accordance with AUN Policies and Procedures, preparing statistical reports, handling information requests, and performing clerical functions which include but are not limited to preparing correspondence, travels, receiving visitors, arranging conference calls, and scheduling meetings. The Executive Assistant shall also relieve the Dean of administrative detail by coordinating work flow within the department, setting up “tickler” system and setting up an “exception reporting” system to handle routine tasks without supervision. Also, the Executive Assistant shall routinely re-order office supplies.
Position Requirements:

A good first degree in management, sociology or related discipline from a recognized University
A minimum of three years post NYSC experience working as an executive assistant
Experience of working in an Academic environment is highly beneficial
Should possess strong organizational and people skills
Should possess Strong written and oral communications skills
Should be proficient in the use of Information and Communications Technology tools and e-resources.

Other requirements, abilities for the position:

Ability to develop a work schedule, set goals, creates / implements actions plans and monitor progress towards goals.
Skill in developing and maintaining effective working relationships.
Skill in typing/word processing and use of personal computer/software.
Ability to maintain a high level of accuracy confidentiality.

Description of Benefits:

Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience and job classification as approved by the University.
How to Apply

Suitably qualified candidates should submit their resumes, cover letters and references to recruitment@aun.edu.ng before the closing date of this publication. The position being applied for should be the subject of the email. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

AUN is an equal opportunity employer and strives to provide a culturally diverse workforce; we do not discriminate in employment on the basis of race creed, colour, nationality, origin, age, sex, religion and marital status. For information on AUN, visit our Web site at www.americanuniversitynigeria.org

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