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A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position.

Job Summary

Perform a full range of high level administrative support for Chief Department Administrator and back-up support for 3 Operational Directors, HR Business Partner, Facilities Director and Executive Assistant.

This position requires confidentiality in all communications.


  • Daily calendar maintenance for Chief Dept Administrator

  • Coordinates New Employee Orientation

  • Meeting room & Department resource coordination

  • Coordinates travel, processes reimbursement in Concur

  • Facilitates Employee Recognition programs

  • Meeting organization, minutes, agendas, guest speaker hosting & preparation of advanced PowerPoint presentations/multi-media

  • Maintains Service Contracts for Copiers/Faxes

  • Serve as Flu/TB Liaison & other mandatories compliance

  • Aids in Department social functions; retirements, celebrations, annual gift distribution, etc.

  • Distribution of parking passes/business passes

  • Distribution of Departmental Gift Certificates (PAT Awards)

  • Provide backup administrative support to Facilities team, which includes meeting coordination/scheduling

  • Purchasing/ordering– attention to detail and pride in work to ensure accuracy are a must

  • Ability to multitask in a team environment.

  • Must be able to prioritize tasks that will change on a daily basis

Desired Qualifications*

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • Experience with Microsoft Office Applications, Wolverine Access applications such as, Market site and Concur, comfortable learning new technology/business software and able to adapt as systems evolve

  • Lean/Process Improvement Training

  • Executive presence, high level of interpersonal and communication skills required along with the ability to problem solve issues without direct supervision


Work Schedule

Days - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Work Locations

UH - B1 F510

Background Screening

Michigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings.  Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act.

Application Deadline

Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.