Secretary V - West Lafayette - Speech, Language, & Hearing Sciences

Purdue University West Lafayette, IN
Provide secretarial support to the dept. head and to function as the department coordinator of marketing and social outreach.


* High School Diploma / GED

* Three years of clerical office experience

* Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills

* Highly motivated individual who will take the initiative to solve problems, assume responsibility and meet deadlines

* Ability to work in a fast paced environment and handle interruptions, balance multiple and varied tasks

* Strong organizational and time management skills with ability to efficiently multi task, prioritize work with an emphasis on accuracy and attention to detail

* Creative, thorough and professional able to handle confidential information with discretion

* Ability to work independently and collaborate in a team environment

* Ability to learn University software applications

* Proficient in Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint


* Some completed College coursework

* Experience developing promotional materials for the department

* Website management skills to include posting of information, formatting and branding of communications

* Software: Microsoft Publisher and Adobe Illustrator

Additional Information:

* Attached resume document required.

* Purdue will not sponsor employment authorization for this position.

* A background check will be required for employment in this position.

* FLSA: Non-Exempt (Eligible for Overtime)

* Retirement Eligibility: Non-exempt Defined Contribution Plan

* Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.