Starting date: June 1, 2019
Application deadline: Rolling review will begin as soon as applications are received and continue until the position is filled, early
applications are encouraged.
Full Or Part Time: Full-time (40 hours/week)
The School of Public Policy at Central European University (CEU) invites applications for an Executive
Assistant to the Head of the School of Public Policy (SPP) position. The initial contract is for a fixed-term
position until July 31, 2019 with a possibility of renewal.
The successful candidate will provide executive support on a daily basis, managing the Head’s schedule and related communication, assisting with a range of matters related to the work of the Head and liaise with SPP staff as necessary. The Executive Assistant will also be responsible for office management at SPP. The Executive Assistant will have the ability to exercise good judgment in a variety of situations. The position requires strong written and verbal communication, administrative and organizational skills and the ability to maintain a realistic balance among multiple priorities. The ideal individual must have strong attention to detail, be able to work under the pressure of deadlines and handle a wide variety of activities and confidential matters with discretion. The individual must be creative and enjoy working within entrepreneurial environment that is mission-driven, results-driven and community-oriented. The Executive Assistant will report to the Head of the School.
The School of Public Policy embodies CEU’s mission with its commitment to advanced research and teaching, socially and morally responsible intellectual inquiry, and emphasis on the promotion of real-world applications of established and new interdisciplinary knowledge. SPP offers three master's degrees in public policy and the public policy track of the Doctor of Philosophy in Political Science program.
For more information, please visit http://spp.ceu.edu/.
The Executive Assistant completes a broad variety of administrative tasks for the Head, including:
An ideal candidate will have:
We offer a competitive salary that is commensurate with experience as well as a dynamic and international academic environment.
Applicants need to submit:
Early applications are encouraged.
Informal enquiries may be addressed to [email protected]
Please send your complete application package - including job code in subject line: 2019/019
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about how we manage your personal data during the recruitment process, please see our Privacy Notice at https://www.ceu.edu/recruitment-privacy-notice.
CEU is an equal opportunity employer
Central European University (CEU) is a graduate research-intensive university specializing in the social sciences, humanities, law, public policy and management. It is located in Budapest, and accredited in the United States and Hungary. CEU’s mission is to promote academic excellence, state-of-the-art research, research-based teaching and learning and civic engagement, in order to contribute to the development of open societies in Central and Eastern Europe, the former Soviet Union, and other emerging democracies throughout the world. CEU offers both Master’s and doctoral programs, and enrolls more than 1,400 students from over 100 countries. The teaching staff consists of more than 180 resident faculty, from over 50 countries, and a large number of prominent visiting scholars from around the world. The language of instruction is English.
For more information, please visit www.ceu.edu