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Executive Administrative Assistant
United Theological Seminary of the Twin Cities seeks a full-time (40 hrs/wk) Executive Administrative Assistant to the Offices of the President, the Vice President of Finance and Administration, and the Academic Dean. The successful candidate for this position will have a deep and abiding love for taking accurate minutes in a variety of committee and board meetings. The Executive Administrative Assistant will be a stickler for clear, concise, and grammatically correct wording in all interdepartmental communication and meeting notes, show up with a tried-and-true method for keeping meeting documents organized and easily accessible for reference, and understand the necessity of having both a professional demeanor and a sense of humor when dealing with the many personality types present in a higher-ed setting. In addition to these tasks, the Executive Administrative Assistant will coordinate and manage our yearly commencement ceremony, be willing to pitch in to help other departments with the occasional administrative task, and value the mission of United to prepare graduates for ethical leadership.

United Theological Seminary of the Twin Cities is proud to be a leader in progressive theological education, welcoming students of all genders, religious affiliations, spiritual expressions, races, abilities, and ages. We are a community of activists, students, scholars, artists, ministers, chaplains, and more. If this sounds like your kind of work and your kind of place, we would love to hear from you! Please click here to view the complete job description and necessary qualifications. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. To apply, send a letter of introduction and resume to vpearson@unitedseminary.edu.

United is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity. It is the seminary’s policy to make employment decisions in a manner that will further this principle and comply with all applicable laws and regulations. Therefore, as required by applicable federal, state or local laws, the seminary’s decisions about recruiting, hiring, training, promotions, compensation, benefits and all similar employment decisions will be made without regard to race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, status with regard to public assistance, membership or activity in a local commission, or any other class status protected by applicable local, state or federal laws.


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