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Community College of Philadelphia
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Editorial and Administrative Assistant - Technical Craft Specialsit B

Community College of Philadelphia

Community College of Philadelphia is dedicated to promoting a work environment which attracts and retains talented and diverse faculty and staff, and which challenges each of us to achieve at the highest level while contributing to the mission of the College. We value and support a culturally diverse and intellectually dynamic community to prepare our students for global citizenship. Join us as we transition from our first 50 years into the next and build upon a legacy that will impact the city of Philadelphia and beyond.

Community College of Philadelphia is seeking to fill an Editorial and Administrative Assistant - Technical Craft Specialist B position. The Editorial and Administrative Assistant - Technical Craft Specialist B provides proofreading and editing support to the Marketing and Creative Services offices for College publications, website, newsletters and emails. This position provides support for public relations tasks including coordinating monthly news mentions and maintaining the College's news webpage. Other Responsibilities include planning and scheduling photo and video shoots, making minor content edits to the department's web pages, and general administrative and clerical support, such as answering phones, filing, processing invoices, creating purchase orders, ordering supplies, maintaining publication storage areas, etc.

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Community College of Philadelphia recognizes that our employees are important and vital to our success. We offer a high-quality, comprehensive program of benefits, which represents an important component of total compensation.

Our benefits include:

  • 100% College-paid medical, dental and prescription drug for employee and all of their eligible family members
  • College-paid life and disability insurance
  • College closes for Winter Break the week between Christmas and New Years and for a week in March for Spring Break
  • Tuition remission (for classes at the College)
  • Forgivable tuition loan (for classes at any accredited academic institution)
  • 403(b) retirement plan with 10% College contribution
  • Healthcare and Dependent Care flexible spending accounts
  • College operates on a 4-day work week during the summer months
  • Paid vacation plus holiday and personal time off

Community College of Philadelphia is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Minimum Qualifications

• Associates degree or equivalent coursework required. Any and all degree(s) must be from a regionally accredited institution of higher learning.

• Five (5) or more years of related work experience involving proofreading, editing, and administrative support within a publishing, communications, marketing or related field required.

• Demonstrated advanced proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel required.

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills and strong organizational skills required.

• Must be capable of juggling multiple assignments without losing sight of details and deadlines is required.

• Demonstrated professionalism and interpersonal skills to interact well with various internal and external constituents is required.

• An understanding of, and sensitively to, the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds of a community college staff and students required.

Preferred Qualifications

• Bachelor's degree in a related field is preferred.

• Demonstrated proficiency using PowerPoint preferred.

• Working knowledge of Macintosh computer operating system and desktop publishing software preferred.

• Familiarity with AP Style preferred.


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