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POSITIONExecutive Assistant to the President
REQUIREMENTSMinimum qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree from a recognized and accredited university
Proficiency in English and Russian languages
2+ years relevant work experience
Experience with project management and event coordination
Work experience in Central Asia or the CIS region
Work experience in a diverse, international environment
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, multitask, and manage short-term and long-term projects and assignments
Attention to detail
Problem-solving, critical thinking and analytical reasoning skills
Proficiency in Microsoft Office

Preferred qualifications:
Work experience in a higher education institution
Work experience in the office of a President, CEO or other executive officer
Fluency in Kazakh language
Supervisory experience
DUTIESUnder guidance of the Senior Executive Assistant, provide full support to the President; this may include, but is not limited to:
Organizing meetings and events at the request of the President
Providing full logistic support for guests of the President
Following up on assignments given by the President to the Vice Presidents and other members of the University administration, and providing the President with progress updates
Briefing the President on key projects, activities, and issues
Leading, supervising and guiding, as appropriate, projects initiated by the President
At the request of the President or the Provost and General Deputy to the President, represent the Office of the President to the external community
In the absence of the Senior Executive Assistant manage the day-to-day activities and administrative issues of the Office of the President
Manage the maintenance of records of the Office of the President
Supervise, train and develop the skills of Student Assistants in the Office of the President
In the absence of a Communications Officer:
Serve as the President’s Cabinet (PC) Secretary: Organize PC meetings at the request of the President and/or other PC members; collect background information on the proposed agenda items and brief the President; create meeting agenda; take meeting minutes; ensure that the minutes are signed by all members; and maintain the files containing the minutes
Under the guidance of the Communications Officer write official correspondence for the President
Ensure that the information on the President is correct and up-to-date on the KIMEP website and in other materials
Carry out other projects and assignments at the request of the President or the Provost and General Deputy to the President
Prepare and maintain regular financial reports on the Office of the President’s expenditures and work closely with the Accounting and Finance Department.

AdditionalInterested applicants can apply via our HR Portal: till August 1, 2021 (Sunday) inclusive . Please indicate your salary expectations ( gross, KZT per month). Please take into account: As the employer, KIMEP University will request for a valid vaccination passport from all final candidates from Covid-19 to any position or agreement to make vaccination from Covid-19 till the starting date of employment. In case a candidate has any medical documented reason and can not make vaccination he/she has to provide a VKK conclusion. If a final candidate can not provide a vaccination passport or VKK conclusion then he/she can not be employed at the University.

Please send all inquiries to:
Elmira Kabiyeva, MBA
Career&Employment Services
Tel +7(727)2374829 (1018), +7 701 765 53 95