Departmental Objective: To provide Christopher Newport University’s students with an outstanding intercollegiate Division III Athletics program.
Purpose of Position: This position will provide administrative and fiscal support to the coaches and staff located in Ratcliffe Hall, the Director of Athletics, and perform duties as assigned by the Athletics Finance Manager.
Conditions of Employment:
This position includes Commonwealth of Virginia and CNU employee benefits; Selected candidate must attend a two day New Employee Orientation Program.
Required: Ability to handle multiple tasks in a quick and organized manner within professional environment Ability to communicate effectively and exercise good judgement Ability to work with confidential information as it relates to the Athletic Department Knowledge of computer systems
Preferred: Knowledge of eVA, Micro Business, and Small, Women-owned, and Minority-owned Businesses
Required Education and Experience:
High school diploma or equivalent. Experience using word processing, spreadsheet and database software. Experience providing administrative support in an office setting.
Preferred Education and Experience:
Some college level courses. Experience using eVA. Experience using Micro Business and Small, Women-owned, and Minority-owned Businesses. Experience with Microsoft Office. Experience with Google Drive. Experience working in a college or university setting.
Special Instructions Summary: The University will make a reasonable effort to accommodate persons with disabilities in the application and/or interview process. Persons with disabilities who require accommodation should contact the Office of Human Resources by calling (757) 594-7145 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Christopher Newport University (CNU) will accept only online applications for all CNU employment opportunities (www.cnu.edu).
Online applications must be received by midnight on the closing date indicated in a job announcement. Faxed, emailed, hand-delivered or mailed applications and attachments will NOT be accepted.
Christopher Newport University does not accept “See Resume” as a response to any question. Information on the application is the primary source used for screening the position. Failure to complete any section of the application may disqualify the application for further consideration. Applications should include complete work history, including periods of unemployment if applicable. INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.
Applicants are welcome to use computers located in the CNU Human Resources Office to complete an application. The CNU Resource Room is located in the Office of Human Resources, 1st floor, CNU North Building at 301 Hiden Boulevard, Suite 101, Newport News, VA 23606. Computers are also available at public libraries and the Virginia Employment Commission. State employees who have been affected by Policy 1.3 Layoff and possess a valid Interagency Placement Screening Form (Yellow Card) or a Preferential Hiring Form (Blue Card) must submit the card BEFORE the closing date for this position. The card may be scanned and attached to the application or faxed to (757) 594-7236. Please include your name and the position title and number on the fax cover sheet.
Search finalists are required to complete a CNU sponsored background check. After accepting employment, new hires are required to complete Form I-9 (Employment Eligibility Verification) and present documentation of their identity and eligibility to work in the United States, which will be verified through the E-Verify system.
Christopher Newport University, an EO Employer, is fully committed to access and opportunity.
Internal Number: 00082
About Christopher Newport University
Selected by The Princeton Review to be included in The 379 Best Colleges: 2015 Edition, Christopher Newport University is a public school offering a private school experience -- great teaching, small classes, and a safe, vibrant campus. A “student-first, teaching-first” community, CNU is dedicated to the ideals of scholarship, leadership and service. The University is located in Newport News, Virginia and enrolls 5,100 students. Academic programs at CNU encompass more than 80 areas of study, from biology to business administration and political science to the performing arts. The University has recently completed nearly $1 billion in capital construction on its 260-acre campus, generated nearly 8,000 applications for a freshmen class of 1,200 and has been ranked by U.S. News & World Report’s America’s Best Colleges guide as number 7 among public regional universities in the South and number 2 in the South in the list of "up and coming schools" for making "the most promising and innovative changes in the areas of academics, faculty, student life, campus and facilities." For further details and information about Christopher Newport University, visit the University’s web site at http://www.cnu.edu.