Executive Assistant, Office of the Dean of Applied Arts

Yukon University
Yukon University
Box 2799, 500 University Drive, Whitehorse, Yukon, Y1A 5K4 (Whitehorse, YT)
Full time
Hours / week:
Not Specified
Wage / Salary:
$71,042/year salary
Date posted:
Closing date:


Executive Assistant, Office of the Dean of Applied Arts
Ayamdigut (Whitehorse) Campus
Full-Time Position: working 75 hours bi-weekly
Annual Salary Range: $71,042.12 to $88,824.95
Employment Opportunity No.23.114
YukonU’s Faculty of Applied Arts delivers a wide range of academic and professional programming across four schools: Academic and Skill Development; Liberal Arts; Health, Education and Human Services; and the Yukon School of Visual Arts in Dawson City. Applied Arts is also home to The Northern Review, the first academic journal published in Canada’s North.

Reporting to the dean of the Faculty of Applied Arts, the position provides executive-level administrative support to the Dean’s Office, working cooperatively and effectively as part of the Faculty of Applied Arts’ administrative team as well as with other departments of Yukon University. This position requires a significantly high level of independence, confidentiality, and initiative and must coordinate activities with other members of the University community and external educational partners.

 Minimum Requirements

  • Related post-secondary degree or diploma in a related discipline (e.g., Communications, Business, Arts or Sciences)
  • Experience in an administrative/executive assistant position
  • Advanced computer skills (e.g., word processing, Excel, databases, spreadsheets, etc.)
  • Experience reviewing and analyzing budgets and expenditures
  • Advanced project management skills
  • Experience managing a high volume of confidential information
  • Strong communication skills (report writing, public communications)
  • Specific knowledge of the Banner Digital Campus system would be an asset. 

Consideration may be given to candidates with the appropriate blend of education and experience.

Please include a cover letter with your resume, outlining your relevant experience and why you are interested in this opportunity.
Go to yukonu.ca/employment for more information on all job competitions. To learn more about Yukon University, visit YukonU.ca.

Quoting the competition number, please submit your resume and cover letter to:
Yukon University, Human Resource Services,
Box 2799, 500 University Drive, Whitehorse, Yukon, Y1A 5K4


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