The Jack W. Peltason Center for the Study of Democracy (CSD) at UC Irvine seeks a motivated, flexible and adaptable leader to provide oversight, analytical support and customer service to the faculty directors, center members, students, researchers, visitors, vendors and the public. The CSD sponsors research and education aimed at improving the democratic process in the United States and expanding democracy around the world. The CSD frequently sponsors community lectures featuring prominent public figures, high ranking, international government officials and supporters of democracy.
Reporting directly to the SSRN Manager, the Center Administrator provides analytical and administrative support to the faculty directors; implements and oversees all activities and communications; participates in long and short-range planning; compiles and distributes center information as appropriate; manages and maintains CSD website; and coordinates events and meetings. The Administrator tracks and manages the operating budgets of the center and completes daily administrative tasks to include: room scheduling, event notifications, travel planning, reimbursement processing, web site maintenance, and on-site event assistance.
As a member of the School of Social Sciences, the incumbent is tasked with upholding and exemplifying excellence in the University's core competencies-- job mastery, goal accomplishment, enterprise contribution, and innovation-- while representing the directors, faculty, and research centers to the campus. The School of Social Sciences provides an engaging, supportive, challenging, and rewarding atmosphere where collaboration and innovation thrive. As indicated in our strategic plan, our School's mission is one of positivity where we strive to BE BOLD, BREAK THE MOLD and BE BOUNDARYLESS. Please, join us!
The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
Salary: Range $25.42 - $31.13 Total Hours: 8-5, M-F Career Position. Additional evening and weekend hours may be necessary to meet CSD goals and deadlines. Final candidate subject to background check. As a federal contractor, UC Irvine is required to use E-Verify to confirm the work status of individuals assigned to perform substantial work under certain federal contracts/subcontracts. Please attach your resume.
Since 1965, the University of California, Irvine has combined the strengths of a major research university with the bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. UCI's unyielding commitment to rigorous academics, cutting-edge research, and leadership and character development makes the campus a driving force for innovation and discovery that serves our local, national and global communities.