Advancement Division - Administrative Support

Position Title          Administrative Support          

Department             Advancement Division

Reports to               Executive Director, Alumni Relations

Appointment           Full-time; 37.5 hours per week

Pay Rate                  $12.25 per hour

Open/Close Date    Wednesday, June 19, 2019 – Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 4pm

Application Hours  Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 1-4 pm; Thursday and Friday, 9-11 am



Provide administrative support primarily for Executive Director, Alumni Relations, and Associate Director, Alumni Relations.  Maintain significant contact with campus offices, University administrators; coordinate meetings; manage directors’ calendars and telephone communications; arrange travel; work with confidential files/records; create and run reports and labels; compose correspondence; coordinate and attend departmental programs/events.  Create and maintain budget and expenditure information; update and maintain computerized information and records; maintain inventory of office supplies and equipment; perform other related duties as assigned.  

In order to meet the needs of the University, the University retains the right to assign duties and requirements to employees as well as determine and change starting times, quitting times and shifts.


Three years office/business or related experience preferred that demonstrates: ability to work independently and effectively in a high energy office; flexibility to staff occasional events after normal working hours; exhibit sound/accurate judgment; set priorities;  exceptional organization skills; strong, positive work ethic; excellent communication skills to work and interact with a variety of internal and external constituents; maintain confidential information/records; contribute to a positive team spirit; effectively communicate in written, telephone and personal communications; deal with periodic timetable changes; compose correspondence; create and run computerized reports; prepare departmental and annual reports; proficient in use of Internet, word processing, data entry, spreadsheet, PowerPoint and database manipulation; editing and proofreading skills; mathematical and analytical reasoning skills; handle details and multi-step processes; manage/coordinate multiple projects simultaneously and on deadline.

Employment with Bradley University is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of a criminal background check.


Selected candidate must have the mental and physical capabilities to perform the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodation.  Valid driver’s license required and ability to lift and carry light loads to/from activities. Work is performed in a normal office environment with little exposure to outdoor temperatures or dirt and dust.  Working conditions are typically moderately quiet.


Complete a Bradley University Application for Employment at or the Human Resource Department.  Apply Mon-Wed, 1-4pm; Thurs-Fri, 9-11am.  Applications must be received in Human Resources, 239 Sisson Hall, 931 Elmwood Ave. by 4pm on 7/10/2019.  Park in Visitor Center Lot.


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Bradley University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  The administration, faculty and staff are committed to attracting qualified candidates from underrepresented groups.