Website sdstate South Dakota State Univ.

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Deadline:  February 17, 2016

Salary Range CG GH:  $13.79 – $20.28/hour

12 months, 100% time


Job Responsibilities:  Assist the Department Head with administrative duties and tasks related to delivery of undergraduate and graduate programs, purchases/acquisitions, monitoring of departmental budget, grants management, student services functions and department management/operational functions.


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Knowledge of:  Accounting and budgeting processes, practices and reports; grant management; purchasing practices; database management; student services activities; and computer software applications and systems.


Ability to:   Maintain accurate budget and financial records; develop budgetary reports; interpret, comprehend, explain and apply guidelines, policies and procedures; manage research grant budgets; conduct research; compile and analyze data; accurately record data; maintain confidential files; independently resolve problems; accurately perform mathematical calculations; communicate clearly and concisely; and prioritize work to meet competing deadlines.


Comments:    This position requires a high level of accuracy, organization, and self-motivation.  Exceptional analytical, computer and interpersonal skills are essential.  Employment is contingent upon a successful background check.


Benefits:  SDSU offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, and vision coverage for the employee, spouse, and dependents; life insurance; long-term disability insurance; paid holidays; educational assistance; retirement plans; and a generous vacation accrual and sick day allowance.


Application Procedures:  SDSU accepts applications through an on-line employment site, to apply visit



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