Special Notes: Special Note: The UW System conducts criminal background checks for final candidate(s).
Qualifications: Minimum Qualifications:
To be considered for this position, applicants must have:
Bachelors degree from an accredited institution.
Experience supporting a senior level executive in a complex organization.
Ability to respond quickly to changing priorities and emerging situations while maintaining professionalism and approachability.
Ability to prioritize workload in a fast-paced environment, managing multiple short-term and long-term deadlines.
Ability to work in a setting requiring a high level of confidentiality and discretion.
Proficiency with Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel.
Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
Organizational and critical thinking skills.
Ability to create professional documents, presentations, emails and communication memoranda.
Demonstrated ability to learn, embrace, and master other computer technology/software programs as needed.
Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to establish and maintain positive interaction and working relationships with a variety of people.
Experience or knowledge of Wisconsin higher education and economic development ecosystems and processes.
Comprehension of fundamentals of purchasing, and travel and expense reporting.
Experience working in a diverse environment.
Willingness to work for the building of a UW System workplace environment that values diversity and inclusion.