Special Assistant to Secretary
|Date Opened||8/28/2012 3:10:00 PM|
|Filing Deadline||9/18/2012 11:59:00 PM|
|Salary||$60,290.00 - $96,808.00/year|
|HR Analyst||Alicia Dodson|
Serve as representative of the Secretary to provide immediate assistance and guidance in matters of high priority and concern to the Department.
Serve as a public representative for the Secretary on Boards, Commissions, and inter-governmental meetings as directed by the Secretary.
Focus on Department’s mission and communicate Secretary’s vision to other employees and members of the public.
Provide information and guidance to the Secretary and Executive Staff on key issues both internal and external affecting the Department.
Act in a liaison capacity with the Deputy Secretaries, Assistant Secretaries, Chief of Staff, departmental agency heads, and Office of the Secretary directors to gather or report information, coordinate various projects, and assist in carrying out special tasks directly assigned by the Secretary.
Provide direction to agency heads, division directors, and other staff regarding the Secretary’s objectives concerning administrative issues, programs and special projects
Direct and coordinate with departmental staff regarding projects that require departmental participation or compliance.
A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university.
Two years of work experience in Local, State or Federal government.
The preferred candidate should possess the following skills and abilities:
A self-motivated individual with strong organizational skills and ability to manage multiple tasks and prioritize effectively.
Ability to manage work with minimal direct supervision.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Demonstrated ability to effectively present oral and written information.
Please make sure that you provide sufficient information on your application (and on separate pages, if necessary) to show that you meet the qualifications for this recruitment. All information concerning your qualifications must be submitted by the closing date. We will not consider information submitted after this date.