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Administrative Assistant II, Newton Coordinator

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Boulder, CO

Employment Type:

University Staff



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Job Summary

Housing and Dining Services at the University of Colorado Boulder is welcoming applications for an Administrative Assistant II, Newton Coordinator. This position functions as the Newton Coordinator (Administrative Assistant II). They will be working with applicants and residents in Newton Court from offering an apartment to the final check out of the apartment. They open and close the office, answer phone and counter questions, track missing documents, create flyers, and help with a monthly newsletter. Customer service is a big part of their job.

Who We Are

Residence Life in is an innovative and transformative organization that creates a dynamic residential living and learning communities using practices that are socially just and sustainable. We are characterized by our dedicated, knowledgeable, and caring staff; our attractive facilities; exceptional dining experiences; state-of-the-art technology; and quality conference services. We promote experiences to support and challenge students to create the tools to build their lives and achieve academic success.

What Your Key Responsibilities Will Be

Customer Service
  • Provide high-quality customer service by establishing a consistently helpful and informative relationship with residents, staff, the general public, and other university personnel. Of prime importance are accessibility and a positive attitude. Gathers and disseminates information to students, staff, guests, and visitors in a well-organized, courteous, and effective manner by telephone, e-mail, signs, forms, and over the counter communication. Complete rental references, be first at the counter or to answer the phone, check voice mail daily.  
Newton Coordinator
  • Handle all contact with residents in Newton Court, including preparing move-in paperwork, e-mails, maintenance issues, final check out of the apartment, and charges. Will be an expert on the Newton Court apartments and be able to answer questions concerning the areas.
 Administrative Duties
  • Assist Office Manager with Administrative Duties, maintain Facebook page, and any other social media outlets, receive and respond to the GFO general email and any other duties assigned by the office manager.
Night and Weekend Move-ins
  • Responsible for putting together packets and getting out keys and paperwork for residents moving in after business hours.

What We Can Offer

The anticipated starting salary is $34,752.


The University of Colorado offers excellent benefits, including medical, dental, retirement, paid time off, tuition benefit and ECO Pass. The University of Colorado Boulder is one of the largest employers in Boulder County and offers an inspiring higher education environment. Learn more about the University of Colorado Boulder.

Be Statements

Be Dynamic. Be Supportive. Be Boulder.

What We Require

Two years of general clerical experience.

What You Will Need

  • Customer Service Orientation.
  • Attention to Detail.
  • Reliability and Accountability.
  • Excellent Oral and Written Communication Skills.
  • Organizational Skills.
  • Team-Oriented Attitude.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Possess a developing interest in higher education administration, student affairs, and/or living-learning communities.

What We Would Like You To Have

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university.
  • One year experience in rental/apartment administration. 
  • Operational knowledge of computer technology.

Special Instructions

To apply, please submit the following materials: 
1. A current resume. 
2. A cover letter that specifically addresses how your background and experience align with the requirements, qualifications and responsibilities of the position. 

You will not be asked to upload references at this time. 

Please apply by September 22, 2019 for consideration. 

Note: Application materials will not be accepted via email. For consideration, applications must be submitted through CU Boulder Jobs

Posting Contact Name: Boulder Campus Human Resources

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The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to building a culturally diverse community of faculty, staff, and students dedicated to contributing to an inclusive campus environment. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.