Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Secretary II.
In this role, the successful candidate will be responsible for providing basic support services for a research project or office operation
Performs other duties as assigned.
Maintains workload statistics and other data for departmental records. Records statistics in established time intervals designated by supervisor. Follows instructions given by supervisor.
Performs a variety of support functions. Processes and follows-up on request for program materials. Processes incoming and outgoing mail for department. Maintains supplies in an orderly fashion; ensures adequate stock at all times. Duplicates and collates documents and materials. Carries out errands promptly according to supervisors instructions.
Processes incoming and outgoing documents. Secures appropriate signatures and forwards documents/forms to correct destination based on pertinent Medical Center procedures. Maintains copy for files. Faxes documents in accordance with departmental procedures.
Sorts and distributes documents and forms for area section. Distributes materials according to content of communications and departmental procedures. Logs in materials with respect to time and data when applicable.
Maintains and receives files for area. Maintains files in organized and up-to-date manner in order to facilitate their retrieval. Completes filing in accordance with departmental procedures.
Types routine material such as forms and letters, envelopes, etc. Writes materials clearly and legibly.
Answers and screens telephone calls for section or area. Greets and screens telephone calls in pleasant and a professional manner. Identifies department and self when answering the phone. Asks caller for name and directs caller to appropriate person or area; informs intended recipient of callers identity through use of intercom. Attends to telephones promptly. Takes messages accurately and thoroughly. Transfers calls correctly, if necessary.
Minimum Qualifications: To qualify you must have a High School diploma with three years of relevant medical clerical experience. Knowledge of medical terminology. Background in computer literacy preferred. Light, accurate keyboarding skills required. Excellent organizational, interpersonal and communications skills required.
Preferred Qualifications: Background in computer literacy preferred. Knowledge of computer based scheduling and appointment programs. Excellent telephone skills
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone Health provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
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About NYU Langone Medical Center
NYU Langone Health is a world-class, patient-centered, integrated academic medical center, known for its excellence in clinical care, research, and education. Included in the 200+ locations throughout the New York area are five inpatient locations: Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute-care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation, ranked as one of the top 10 rehabilitation programs in the country; NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital, a dedicated inpatient orthopedic hospital with all musculoskeletal specialties ranked top 10 in the country; Hassenfeld Children's Hospital at NYU Langone, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children's health services; and NYU Langone Hospital—Brooklyn, a full-service teaching hospital and level 1 trauma center located in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. Also part of NYU Langone Health is the Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center, a National Cancer Institute–designated cancer center, and NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history.