The Curry School of Education and Human Development at the University of Virginia seeks an Administrative Generalist to support the Department of Curriculum, Instruction, & Special Education.
Administrative Generalists are responsible for a variety of professional level work across a composite of administrative service areas including budget, finance, procurement, human resources, academic administration, student services, communications, grants and research administration, space and facilities and/or high-level operational support. They act on behalf of a program, function, or department, and may report to a unit administrator. Responsibilities and authority are equivalent to other exempt Generalists across Grounds, such as Finance Generalists, HR Generalists, Student Services Generalists, but Administrative Generalists assume a breadth of responsibilities across multiple functions. Administrative Generalists are distinguished from Coordinators by the requirement for specialized education or experience to perform the essential functions of the job. The primary focus is on delivery of professional services, which may include project management, compliance, administrative program creation and oversight, training, analysis, and research and contract administration. This is a professional level title, not intended for those performing direct administrative support. This position may also serve in a supervisory capacity.
Internal Number: R0013320
About University of Virginia
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of benefits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.