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Division:

 

Executive

Position Title:

 

Executive Assistant

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Work Location:

 

1201 Brazos - Austin, TX 78711

Working Hours:

 

M-F 8-5

Salary Group:

 

B19

Classification No.

 

0162

Job Posting No.

  00018185

Monthly Salary:

 

$4,075 - $4,800 /Month

Date Job Available:

 

November 1, 2021

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Applications submitted to TSLAC may be subject to public disclosure, upon request, pursuant to the Texas Public Information Act.

Veterans, Reservist or Guardsmen with an MOS or additional duties that fall in the fields 15P 56M, 68J, 92A, 92Y, AZ, YN, 641X – LDO, 741X – CWO, 360, 018, 0100, 0111, 0102, 0170, 4430, 3A1X1, 8A200 or other related fields pertaining to the minimum experience requirements may meet the minimum qualifications for this position and are highly encouraged to apply. Please call Human Resources at (512) 463-6564 with questions or for additional information.

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JOB SUMMARY
Provides highly complex (senior level) professional assistance work for the Director and Librarian, Assistant State Librarian, General Counsel, and commission members. Manages the day-to-day activities of the executive office and provides responsive customer service to the public, the commission, government officials and agency staff.   Works under limited supervision with considerable latitude for the use of discretion and independent judgment.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
Supports all administrative aspects of the work of the Director and Librarian, executive office, and commission
Answers inquiries from the public received in-person, by phone, and through mail and email
Serves as liaison to the commission performing all administrative functions including meeting materials and travel.
Coordinates internal and external agency events
Serves as records management coordinator for Executive Office and maintains all files for the department.  
Performs administrative support work for the agency General Counsel.
Prepares correspondence and writes and edits internal and external communications
Attends work regularly and in accordance with agency policies and procedures
Complies with all applicable agency policies and procedures, including safety and standards of conduct

NON-ESSENTIAL TASKS
Other duties as assigned

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelor’s degree. Substitution: experience providing executive assistant or legal assistant/paraleglal    experience can substitute for a degree on a year for year basis up to four years.
Three years administrative assistant or legal assistant/paralegal experience
Two years customer service/public contact experience
Two years work experience using a computer and standard desktop software
Experience coordinating travel
Ability to write in a clear, concise, and organized manner for the intended audience.
Ability to work in a team environment
Ability to maintain effective working relationships with commissioners and agency staff
Ability to prioritize work effectively and meet specified deadlines
Ability to perform detailed work accurately
Ability to plan and manage multiple projects simultaneously
Ability to handle stressful situations with tact and diplomacy
Ability to maintain confidentiality
Meticulous organization and planning/coordinating skills
Poise, and demeanor to communicate and deal tactfully with the public can commission

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS            
College course work in Communications, English, Journalism, or related field
Work experience in a state agency, particularly in the areas of supporting the work of commissions/boards and or legal assistance
Work experience writing professional communications and editing documents
State agency travel coordination or purchasing experience.
Texas Notary Public certification

OTHER REQUIREMENTS
In-basket exercise for grammar, spelling, and punctuation will be administered at time of interview
Writing samples required at the time of application
Overtime work may be required

SUPERVISION
Reports to the Director and Librarian, has no supervisory responsibilities

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