Lead Administrative Assistant, Center for Professional Health
Location: Nashville, Tennessee
Admin / Clerical
Internal Number: 2202596
Key Functions for the Lead AA Position:
The Lead AA will take on all major administrative duties for the center including activities related to both courses, scheduling, and all new programs.
Enrolling participants into courses and programs (live, virtual, and on-line)
All communications and correspondences from the Center (between faculty, faculty and participants, participants, and potential inquiries for courses, programs, and coaching clients, etc.) via mail, email, phone, fax, video, etc.
Communications with other offices within VUMC/VUSM/VU as well as communications with administrators and physicians, etc. (including external organizations that collaborate and work with CPH)
All scheduling related to courses, programs, and coaching, along with faculty and office schedules, calendar maintenance, and organizing committee and team meetings
Oversight of the purchases for the office, technology purchases (Adobe, etc.), reimbursements, and travel expenses (eprocurement, concur, mail, etc.), and checking purchase orders in Instamed.
Assist in administrative roles for faculty credentials, scheduling, form completion, conference registration, etc.
Materials preparation and dissemination (binder construction, program binders, etc.) and mailing/shipping to participants via FedEx
Assist with computer and office maintenance (upkeep of copier, Pegasus tickets, trouble shooting for building maintenance, etc.) and licenses for computers/programs
Maintenance of v drive and file process and assure confidentiality
Provide administrative support for faculty, the Program Manager, and the Research Analyst within the Center as requested/needed
Actively support all CME training courses, programs, retreats, coaching clients, and teaching activities internal and external to VUMC as needed with scheduling, correspondences, and other communications
Assist the research team with grant administrative functions and grant purchases and coordination
Assist the PM in webpage updates/maintenance and social media platforms
Assist in the team efforts to develop new initiatives for the expansion (i.e. the Wellness Resort - enrollment)
Ability to handle a fast-paced and evolving office environment
Microsoft office proficiency
Phone Polycom skype for business - proficiency
Zoom, Teams, Cisco Webex, etc. proficiency
Special programs - Adobe, Captivate, etc.
Familiarity with social media platforms
Learning Management Systems (e.g. Moodle/SparkLearn, Coursera, Canvas, Learning Exchange, etc.)
Database management - RedCap, Excel, Box
Instamed - check banking payments
Interpersonal and Professional Skills/Behaviors:
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
Professional demeaner appropriate for VUMC and according to the VUMC Credo
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work in teams and with diverse individuals in/outside of VUMC
Understanding of grant administration is highly valued
Someone who demonstrates the ability to navigate their own emotions and the emotions of others (course participants, team members, and coaching clients, etc.)
Someone who values feedback for growth and who is open to giving and receiving feedback
The Division of General Internal Medicine and Public Health is committed to caring well for those who entrust their care to us and to improving community health. A large and diverse Division within the Department of Medicine, we are aligned along ten Sections that include Ambulatory Medicine, Hospital Medicine, Medicine-Pediatrics, Palliative Care, Occupational Health, Student Health, Veterans' Health, Concierge and Executive Health, Walk-in-Clinics, and Professional Health and Wellness. Collectively the sections support our tripartite pursuit of compassionate, patient-centered health care, rigorous training of the next generation of physicians and impactful discoveries.
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