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Student Staff Assistant

Date: Sep 13, 2021

Location: Washington, DC, DC, US, 20016

Company: American University

Summary/Objective

The Office of Research is seeking to hire a Student Staff Assistant to provide day-to-day administrative support to the Office of Research

Essential Functions

  • Creating, maintaining, and organizing office files.
  • Supporting office projects and events.
  • Performing general office duties such as photocopying, word processing, faxing, and ordering supplies.
  • Greeting visitors, assisting staff/faculty/students with their inquiries, and answering telephone calls.
  • Providing information orally and in writing to persons seeking information.
  • Sorting and distributing incoming mail/packages.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

  • 15 hours per week

Salary Range

  • $15.20.hr

Required Education and Experience

  • Current AU Student
  • Strong word processing and general computer skills including knowledge of Microsoft Office Products (Word, Powerpoint, Excel)

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

  • Strong organizational skills and ability to effectively multi-task
  • Ability to work independently and to meet deadlines
  • Excellent oral and written skills
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of sensitive materials
  • Great attention to detail, especially proofreading and entering data accurately


Nearest Major Market: Washington DC