Staff Assistant, Office of Global and Community Health Initiatives (OGACHI) - School of Nursing

Duke University- School of Nursing

About the organization

School of Nursing Established in 1931, Duke University School of Nursing is among the top-ranked of the nations nursing schools. The school is proud of its overarching commitment to educating the next generation of nurse leaders and advancing the role of nurses and nursing in the transformation of health care and in the expansion of health equity. The School of Nursing has an inclusive and diverse community that supports the professional goals of its students, faculty, and staff as they pursue excellence. Comprised of 1,600 faculty, staff, instructors, and students, the Duke University School of Nursing, Duke University School of Medicine, and Duke University Health System are a part of Duke Health. The Duke University Health System is a world-class health care network.


Performs executive administrative support to the Associate Dean of Global and Community Health Affairs, two faculty Directors, and three senior staff positions. Duties include general and specialized responsibilities to support faculty and staff in efficient operations and administration responsibilities in the Office of Global and Community Health Initiative (OGAHCI).


Education: Work requires a broad knowledge of clerical and accounting principles and practices normally acquired through two years of post-secondary education in secretarial science or a related business field. A Bachelor’s degree in Business, Management, Planning or related areas is highly preferred and prior experience comparable to the requirements of this position. Advanced preparation or experiences in relevant areas is preferred.

Experience: Work generally requires four years of related secretarial/clerical experience to acquire skills necessary to administercomplex office functions related to office management, communications, and budgetary/accounting activities. Experiences should include executive office management, program planning and evaluation, written and spoken communication, composition of technical documents, broad clerical duties, budgetary/accounting activities, use of technology, hospitality and positive social skills, and self-motivated with evidence of high standards of performance. Responsibilities of position may require after hours and weekend work as well as international travel. OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

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