Coordinator, Learning commons

M-F, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., occasional evening and weekend hours if required
November 22, 2018
Cuyahoga Community College - East Campus Learning Commons 4250 Richmond Road Highland Hills, OH 44122
Mid 40's


Cuyahoga Community College



  • Associate degree and a minimum of three (3) years; OR a Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of two (2) years of:

    • Demonstrated progressively responsible experience in professional office environment

    • Significant experience in the areas of budget, purchasing, and

    • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word, database managment and desktop publishing

    • Demonstrated experience making sound decisions that affect a work unit or team

    • Demonstrated experience in a role requiring diverse problem solving methods in a variety of situations

  • Significant related experience may substitute for education


  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Demonstrated experience with Banner System and other College-specific software
  • Demonstrated experience making sound decisions that affect a work unit or team
  • Demonstrated experience in a role requiring diverse problem solving methods in a variety of situations


  • Possess strong organizational and time-management skills

  • Possess excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills

  • Possess excellent proofreading and editing skills

  • Ability to foster a team environment and work collaboratively

  • Ability to research and analyze issues and develop solutions

  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously in a deadline-driven environment

  • Ability to work accurately with great attention to detail

  • Excellent customer service skills and proven ability to develop and sustain productive customer relationships

  • Ability to effectively respond to requests from multiple levels of the College in various departments

  • Possess working knowledge of administrative support concepts, practices and procedures with the ability to use in varied situations

  • Demonstrated basic project management skills

  • Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint

  • Ability to confidentially and discreetly handle subject matters requiring privacy and sensitivity

  • Ability to develop and maintain relationships with key contacts to enhance work flow and quality

  • Possess sensitivity to appropriately respond to the needs of a diverse population 


(The demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

  • The work is performed in a normal, professional office environment; 

  • The work area is adequately lighted, heated and ventilated;

  • Typically, the employee may sit comfortably to perform the duties of the job and will perform repetitive motions with hands/fingers using a computer mouse and keyboard to type.  However, there may be some walking; standing; bending; carrying of light items such as papers, files, pamphlets, books, etc.;

  • Work may also require walking and standing in conjunction with travel to and attendance at meetings and conferences away from the worksite 





Coordinates the day to day operations of the department.  Collects necessary information to track the success of basic outcomes processes and procedures to support the on-going analysis and improvement of departmental efforts.  Works with management to implement the communications priorities of the department and College.  Leverages a sound understanding of the departmental focus to collaboratively work with colleagues to achieve goals of the department, division and college.  Contributes to the continued effectiveness of the team and department by developing and sustaining productive customer and employee relationships.  Provides administrative assistance to supervisor as needed.



  • Coordinate department budget, purchasing, staff and expenditure tracking, etc.

  • May manage leadership schedules and calendars; schedules internal and external meetings and activities with business, community and government institutions; as directed, prepare and assemble agenda, packets and other pre-meeting materials

  • Positively responds to departmental requests in a timely manner with strong emphasis on outstanding customer service

  • Provides administrative support to supervisor

  • Provides assistance to the team’s efforts to complete departmental assignments

  • Actively participates in the successful delivery of the direct client service process

  • Maintains on-going communication with departmental leadership to report important information, occurrences and issues within the department

  • May maintain the department team’s calendars and schedules

  • Attends staff and project team meetings and provides follow-up on meeting outcomes including tracking resulting activities and projects

  • Prepares and maintains confidential correspondence and documents and assists in processing documents related to employees, purchase orders, employment, benefits and performance review activities

  • Answers phones and screens incoming calls and mail; responds independently to inquiries, drafts responses for leadership review or refers as appropriate

  • Develops strong working relationships with key departments and employees across the College and in the community

  • Establishes and maintains general office files and records

  • Assists with the preparation of reports, presentations and publications, including research, writing and copy-editing

  • Assists with other College-wide projects, initiatives and committees

  • May select, train, supervise and evaluate part-time student assistants, interns and part-time assistants

  • May aid in the planning, maintaining, and monitoring of a business area’s budget

  • Performs other duties as assigned

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No phone, email, or faxed inquiries or applications will be accepted

Special Instructions to Applicants: Applicants are required to attach a cover letter and a resume.  It is recommended that you have these documents ready to be attached electronically to the online application.  This system accepts only MS Word or PDF attachments.  Any employment with the College is contingent upon satisfactory completion of a background check and drug screen.

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