Louisiana Department of State Civil Service ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT in Alexandria, Louisiana



$25,000.00 Annually

$25,000.00 Annually


Alexandria, LA

Alexandria, LA

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Northwestern State University

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Supplemental Information

Northwestern State University of Louisiana has an opening for an Administrative Assistant in the Small Business Development Center. Applicants must meet the posted minimum qualifications for the position at the time of completing and submitting an application.

All positions will be open until an adequate applicant pool has been reached.

To Apply: Please forward a PDF version of cover letter, resume, list of references and unofficial transcripts within the same email to LSBDC.NSU@LSBDC.ORG or fax all documents to (318) 357-6810

Small Business Development Center

Attn: Dana Cawthon

Northwest Central Regional Director

211 South Hall

Natchitoches, LA 71497

Northwestern State University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, age, pregnancy or parenting status, and veteran or retirement status in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following individuals have been designated to handle inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies (i.e., Title IX):

· Employees/Potential Employees – Veronica M. Biscoe, EEO Officer


· Students – Frances Conine, Dean of Students (318-357-5286)

For Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) concerns, contact the Disability Support Tutoring Director, Catherine Faucheaux, at 318-357-4460.

Additionally, Northwestern complies with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy & Campus Crime Statistics Act. Information about NSU's campus security and crime statistics can be found at http://universitypolice.nsula.edu/annual-security-report/.

Full disclosure statement: http://universityplanning.nsula.edu/notice-of-non-discrimination/

*Inquiries regarding employment application status should be made to the individual receiving the application packet.

Department: SBDC

Telephone: 318-357-6511


Minimum Qualifications: Education: Baccalaureate degree required

Preference: Business Administration Degree, two (2) years' experience related to the above described duties, superb coordinating, communication and organizational skills, and proficiency in MS Office.

Job Concepts

This position provides administrative and clerical support for the department with considerable latitude for exercising judgment and discretion. The incumbent maintains administrative records and may assume responsibility for coordinating the day-to-day operations of assigned programs or projects. The work involves the application of established rules and procedures with decision making abilities that affects the quality and accuracy of results. The incumbent coordinates and assists the efforts of the Regional Director, Business Consultants, and other clerical support staff. The position will also complete all other reporting and tasks assigned by the regional director to promote the mission of the SBDC.