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CUNY Administrative Coordinator - Department of Theatre in New York, New York

Job Title: Administrative Coordinator - Department of Theatre

Job ID: 20168

Location: Hunter College

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular


Reporting to the Chair of the Hunter College Theatre Department , Administrative Coordinator will assist in the administration of department functions and procedures; such as, records, payroll, budgets, expenditures, requests and orders of support and supplies. In additional to the CUNY Title Overview, typical duties may include, but are not limited to the following:

• Create and implement efficient office procedures and methods. Serve as liaison to the Chair.

• Produce and distributes key, complex management documents and reports with a high degree of accuracy, especially with regards to personnel-related matters, scheduling, and budget projections and allocations.

• Coordinate administrative office functions such as communications, meeting schedules, work plans, staff assignments, and distributing information.

• Administer special projects, events, and efforts to improve unit effectiveness.

• Supervise and coordinate the duties of clerical and part-time personnel such as office assistants and student aides.


Bachelor's Degree required.


• Strong understanding of file folders, file structure, and file organization. Demonstrated ability to apply a sound knowledge of best practices related management of records, including preservation and protection

• Experience utilizing electronic databases and basic experience with Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe Acrobat

• Strong analytical, evaluative, and research skills

• High degree of professionalism and personal integrity to maintain confidentiality

• Ability to work effectively and collaboratively in a team setting with diverse staff of all levels

• Detail oriented, self-directed, motivated, and proactive


Supports projects, initiatives, and activities that impact an academic or administrative department.

  • Manages basic office functions such as communications, meeting schedules, work plans, staff assignments, and distributing information.

  • Collects data for, prepares, and distributes reports and presentations using word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation software.

  • Updates office databases, lists, and files to ensure completeness and accuracy; maintains current information on department web site(s); maintains department archives and collections.

  • Conducts internet and/or database research and performs basic systems queries to locate information related to department activities.

  • Maintains department fiscal plans and budgets; assists in budget administration and invoice processing.

  • Provides basic information, instructions, and materials as requested by students, faculty, and others who contact the department.

  • May supervise office staff and student workers.

  • Performs related duties as assigned.

Job Title Name: Administrative Coordinator


Assistant to HEO




Commensurate with qualification and experience.

CUNY's benefits contribute significantly to total compensation, supporting health and wellness, financial well-being, and professional development. We offer a range of health plans, competitive retirement/pension benefits and savings plans, tuition waivers for CUNY graduate study and generous paid time off. Our staff also benefits from the extensive academic, arts, and athletic programs on our campuses and the opportunity to participate in a lively, diverse academic community in one of the greatest cities in the world.


Click on the "Apply Now" button and follow the application instructions. Please have your curriculum vitae/ resume and scholarly interest or cover letter with names and contact information of 3 references available to attach into the application before you begin. Please note that the required material must be uploaded as ONE document. The document must be in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .rtf, or text format- and name of file should not exceed ten (10) characters. Incomplete application packages will not be considered.


Open until filled with review of applications to begin March 1, 2019.


CUNY Job Posting: Managerial/Professional


CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.