TRIO Office Manager (UBPR)

Posted on March 17, 2023
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TRIO Office Manager (UBPR) 

Upward Bound Programs at Morehead State University is accepting  applications for a full-time position as a TRIO Office Manager. The anticipated  start date is April 3, 2023.  

Morehead State University is located in Morehead, KY, a designated Kentucky  Trail Town, nestled in the Daniel Boone National Forest, in close proximity  to Cave Run Lake. This location provides opportunities for a wide-range of  outdoor recreation activities. Morehead State University is recognized as  one of the top public universities in the South by U.S. News & World Report.  Additionally, Morehead State University is relatively close to a number of larger  cities including Lexington, KY, Louisville, KY, and Cincinnati, OH. Morehead  State University delivers a strong and affordable education for friendly,  ambitious students who thrive in a student-focused learning environment  defined by small class sizes and faculty committed to teaching and student  success. 

RESPONSIBILITIES: The TRIO Office Manager oversees and provides day to-day input on various office-related activities for the program, including  management of supplies, budgets, accounts, student worker supervision; and  internal/external grants administration with limited supervision, promotion of  program, and ensures a welcoming and efficient office atmosphere maintains  participant files, both hard copy and via electronic database, has the ability  to adapt to new technology and the ability to multi-task with frequent  interruptions. 

REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s degree, or an Associate’s degree with at least  three (3) years of experience directly related to the duties specified. Effective  communication skills (including grammatical, budgetary, written and verbal)  plus an appreciation of cultural diversity are necessary. Must be able to work  independently, exercise good judgment, and make good decisions. Must  have accuracy in detail work, good organizational techniques, and the ability  to work with minimum supervision. Must possess excellent computer skills  with proficiency in word processing, spreadsheet, database and desktop  publishing. 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum of two years of relevant experience  at a higher education institution. Experience in budget management. Working  knowledge of Microsoft Office software, especially Excel. 

SPONSORSHIP: This position is not budgeted for Visa Sponsorship. 

Morehead State University is a comprehensive, regionally focused university  providing high quality instruction at the undergraduate and graduate levels.  The University has an enrollment of over 10,000 students. To apply, visit: and complete the MSU Application  for Employment along with a cover letter, resume, and two letters of reference.  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position  is filled. Contact the Office of Human Resources at (606) 783-2097 should you  have questions about our online application. Please contact Angela Kelsey,  the search committee chair, at for questions  regarding this position. MSU is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action  employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are  encouraged to apply.