Friday, 2 May 2014

Admin Jobs at AGU in Dubai; Secretary-Presidents Assistant for Quality Audit & Compliance

Job Title:        Secretary-Presidents Assistant for Quality Audit & Compliance
Job Ref:    AGU/13-14/SQUAC
Job Location:   Dubai, UAE
Employer:    Al Ghurair University

About  AGU:
Al Ghurair University (AGU) is a private university located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates and founded by Al Ghurair. The university offers bachelor's degrees in Business Administration, Computer Information Systems, Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, and Interior Design.

The university was founded in 1999 for the purpose of serving the national and regional community through equipping the young generations with the necessary knowledge and skills to fit to the development and productivity of their communities. Al Ghurair University is licensed by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research. All bachelor degree programs offered by AGU have been granted accreditation.

Job Overview:
Coordinates a variety of general office activities by maintaining good relationships with other deans, faculty and staff and performing with utmost confidentiality other duties.

Job Requirements:
•  Minimum Graduation with a secretarial or business administration diploma or an equivalent combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and abilities have been acquired
•  Minimum 2- 4 years experience in the Secretarial/Administration field.
•  Proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook) is a must
•  Excellent communication skills in English both spoken and written are mandatory.
•  Knowledge of additional languages including Arabic is desirable.

Job Duties:
•  To maintain records and documents and provide administrative support in all required areas as designated by the President's Assistant for IEQE.
•  E-mail management, proficient utilization of the MS Outlook functions including Calendar Management, appointments, etc.
•  Formulate a variety of correspondence including that of a sensitive nature, transcribe correspondence - Draft letters reports and correspondence and perform other administrative tasks to ensure the smooth and efficient running of the Sector from an administrative perspective
•  Preparation of presentations, reports, and statistical data if required (consolidating departmental activities reports for President's Assistant for QA&C's Office).
•  Receive queries and explanations, if any, on behalf of the President's Assistant for QA&C, and co-ordinate with the concerned personnel in AGU to provide necessary clarifications;
•  Schedule appointments for and on behalf of the President's Assistant for QA&C,
•  Arrange business meetings and coordinate the administration for arranging bookings and travel tickets if required
•  Scheduling meetings (interdepartmental/external), assisting in preparation of Agendas, attending and recording minutes of internal meetings conducted by the President's Assistant for QA&C.
•  Provide information to callers, take dictation if required, compose and type correspondences, direct calls to appropriate officials and place outgoing calls on behalf of the President's Assistant for QA&C.
•  Greet and receive visitors of the President's Assistant for QA&C, inform the President's Assistant for IEQE and ensure that the required attention and hospitality is provided to the visitors;
•  Ensure the President's Assistant for QA&C incoming and outgoing mails are handled promptly and efficiently;
•  Establish and maintain database and filing system both electronic and hard copy.
•  Handle the President's Assistant for QA&C's office effectively and efficiently in his absence.
•  Perform other tasks related to the administration function as they arise and as delegated by the President's Assistant for QA&C and other Superiors
•  Maintain business cards / contacts.

Deadline Date: 26/05/2014

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