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Administrative Manager

Position Information

Position Information

Date Posted 04/13/2018
Open Until Filled No
Anticipated Application Deadline (Close date) 06/13/2018
Working Title Administrative Manager
Job Classification Administrator III
Department Name 35207J-Med-Div of Rheumatology
Job Type Staff
Position Number 0135545
Hiring Range $35,100.00 - $56,784.00
Position Description

The University of Pittsburgh’s Department of Medicine, Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology Division is seeking an Administrative Manager to work in collaboration with the Division Chief and director of the UPMC/Pitt Rheumatoid Arthritis and UPMC/Pitt Vasculitis Centers and the Division Administrator.

Duties range from management of new faculty recruitment, oversight of projects such as the Department of Medicine’s Annual Report, oversight of special lectures (Levy lecture, etc.), and management of the Division’s Grand Rounds. The incumbent will plan and manage special symposiums, workshops or other events. He/she will work in collaboration with the Division Chief on facilitating faculty annual reviews, faculty promotions and other special projects. The incumbent will have oversight of junior staff and students and will be responsible for managing the budgets of the Division’s academic operations as well as the Rheumatoid/Arthritis and Vasculitis Centers.

This position requires excellent communication and organizational skills, a high level of professionalism, and the ability to handle multiple tasks while working independently, consistently and efficiently.

Education Required Baccalaureate
Minimum Related Experience Level Required 5-6 years experience
Additional Education and/or Experience Essential to the Position

A minimum of 5 years of relevant professional and/or administrative experience is required. Experience in an academic or research setting is preferred.

Required Licenses/Certifications
Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Background Check For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check.
Assignment Category Regular, Full-Time
Percent Effort 100
Scheduled Work Hours 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
If Varied Work Schedule, Please Specify
If Part Time, Actual Standard Weekly Hours
Campus Pittsburgh
University Benefits

The University offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package for all full-time and part-time regular employees including:

• Education benefits and a retirement plan with employer match

• Group medical insurance, life insurance, and optional vision and dental insurance

• Free transit service within Allegheny County for employees of the Oakland campus (Port Authority Transit)

• Time off benefits including vacation, sick and personal time

For more information regarding the University’s benefits package, please visit

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Bachelor's degree or will have completed one by the end of this current term?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * How did you hear of this position at the University of Pittsburgh?
    • Career Development Center (CDC)
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Commonwealth Workforce Development System (Formerly PA CareerLink)
    • Currently a University Employee
    • Pitt Career Services
    • Pittsburgh Post Gazette
    • Pittsburgh Technology Council
    • PittSource Search
    • Referral (Friend, University Employee, etc.), please specify below
    • Internet Search
    • Other: (Please specify below)
  3. Please specify from above (if applicable):

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter