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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

The Department of Emergency Medicine is seeking highly motivated candidates to join our team as an Administrative Specialist Associate.  This is an excellent opportunity for experienced staff to advance their career.  The position will join a growing team of Education Professionals supporting Emergency Medicine education programs at UM and St Joseph's Mercy Hospital.  Under the administrative direction of the Director, Education Operations, the administrative specialist associate will provide administrative support for education faculty; including general administrative assistance, travel arrangements and travel expense reports.  Assist with day to day operations of the Emergency Medicine residency program (60+ residents) in a fast paced, busy environment.  


Assist w/residency education initiatives/events    
Tracking of resident scholarly activity    
Assign resident parking monthly    
Process Meal Money Monthly    
Verifications of training    
Input Residency EVUs    
Assist w/residency recruitment, prepare folders, swag, badges    
Organize agenda/minutes for Residency Committee     
Organize Survival Flight training and suits    
Administer American Board of Emergency Medicine In-Training Exam    
Track and notify resident of MLearning compliance needs    
Draft procedure letters to notify residents of deficiencies w/ ACGME requirements    
Process House Officer moonlighting for GME approval    
Prepare and disseminate patient counts for UM and SJMH    
Coordinate Graduation:  plaque orders, name plates, RSVP, place cards, gifts, golden apple awards,etc.    
Coordination of residency Cadaver Labs and Clinical Skills Oral exams (**Raven retains simulation)    
Assign and collecting Clinical Skills and Teaching Skills Assessments    
Draft notifications for low conference attendance    
Concur residency leadership/administrators/chief residents    
Create/distribute residency newsletter    
Make travel arrangements    
Maintenance of Residency Library    
Update CVs/bio sketches    
Complex calendar/ schedule management    
Concur residency leadership/administrators    

Required Qualifications*

Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience; 5+ years of progressive administrative experience. Ability to work independently and work well with faculty and peers.  Excellent computer skills.  Good organizational; and communication skills. Perform with a very high degree of accuracy, attention to detail and confidentiality.  Outstanding punctuation, spelling, grammar, proofreading, editing and formatting skills are required.  Excellent knowledge of electronic calendaring.  Must be able to work with little or no supervision.  Must be able to prioritize workload and maintain focused work in a high volume, deadline-driven environment.  Exceptional verbal and written communication skills are required, as is the ability to work cooperative with individuals form a variety of professional and non-professional backgrounds.  Demonstrated ability to handle multiple tasks, set priorities and work to meet deadlines with frequent interruptions.

Desired Qualifications*

Experience with PCards, e-reconcile, concur and business objects.
Knowledge of UM and GME policies and procedures preferred.  
Previous MedHub experience preferred.

Work Schedule

M - F  8-5pm 

Work Locations

University Hospital  

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.

Mission Statement

Michigan Medicine improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally.  Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.

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.