NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital at NYU Langone Health is one of the nation's leading orthopedic and rheumatologic, specialty hospitals dedicated to the prevention and treatment of musculoskeletal diseases. The hospital provides some of the most advanced orthopedic programs in the region for musculoskeletal disorders and the largest pediatric orthopedic program in New York City. The hospital is consistently ranked among the leading orthopedic centers nationwide by U.S. News and World Report. Our expert physicians combine extensive experience and research with the latest technology for bone and joint problems that affect patient's ability to function. We specialize in the following areas: Orthopedic Surgery Rheumatology Neurology Radiology.
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Administrative Assistant in the Orthopedic Surgery Department. To qualify a High School Diploma or equivalent is required. One (1) year of relevant medical clerical experience, including prior physician practice experience and knowledge of medical terminology required. Background in Microsoft Office required. Lite accurate keyboarding skills required. Excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills required.
In this role, the successful will be responsible for providing a wide variety of administrative support (coordinates and maintains calendars, creates and maintains various reports and databases, prepares and processes travel and expense reports, arranges weekly conference calls, answers office phones, sorts mail, fax, processes invoices, filing, etc.)and other related administrative duties for an organizational unit or a department. Exercises independent judgment in the resolution of administrative concerns and issues. May provide guidance to the work of support staff as needed. Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
Scheduling/Coordinating - Manages calendar, makes complex scheduling arrangements involving multiple parties and conferences under minimum direction. Setup and coordinate meetings and conferences, cancel meetings based on knowledge of the subject and attendees. Recognizes and identifies information that can be disseminated and to whom, assists with special events planning. May organize travel logistic arrangements and itineraries as needed.
Administrative Support - Provides administrative support for an organizational unit or a department to maintain and improve the workflow level and efficiency. Conducts research and provides basic reports of finding and makes preliminary recommendations.
Reports - Gathers data and information from various sources, prepares reports based on information compiled, determines report format and elements needed, reviews for format, content structure based on knowledge of department specification, research problems, issues and concerns, responds to requests for information, summarizes, and data based on information compiled from various sources.
Word Processing/Typing - Serves as unit expert or lead over other clerical positions; independently respond to and compose correspondence. Types and proofreads memos and reports. Maintains and disseminates committee minutes; develops documents for presentation or meeting.
Clerical Support - Performs general clerical duties (photocopy, fax, mails, and files, etc. ) as needed. May order office supplies and organize department supply room.
Reception/Public Contact - Provides back up support for reception as needed. Meets and greets clients, resolves non-routine situations based on established policies and procedures and refers non solved issues and questions to the appropriate party.
Filing/Mail Distribution - Develops filing systems, internal mailing processes and procedures.
Performs other duties as assigned.
NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital at NYU Langone Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, military and veteran status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
NYU Langone Health, a world-class patient-centered integrated academic medical center, is one of the nation's premier centers for excellence in clinical care, biomedical research, and medical education. Located in the heart of Manhattan, NYU Langone is composed of four hospitals – Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation; the Hospital for Joint Diseases, one of only five hospitals in the nation dedicated to orthopaedics and rheumatology; and Hassenfeld Children's Hospital, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children's health services across the medical center – plus the NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history. The medical center's tri-fold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved 365 days a year through the seamless integration of a culture devoted to excellence in patient care, education and research. For more information, go to www.nyulangone.org.