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Yukon College - Executive Assistant, Office of the Registrar

Nov 20, 2019

Yukon College is a small and innovative institution with 13 campuses,
11 of which are located in smaller rural Yukon communities. As the
only post secondary institution in Yukon, we prepare our students
to succeed in the North. Grounded in northern expertise and strong
partnerships, we are poised to be a leader in Indigenous self determination,
climate change and resource development. Soon to
be the first Canadian university North of 60 – Yukon University. Come
join us as we blaze trails and build a healthy and prosperous north
through unique, relevant, and inclusive education and research.

Employment Opportunity - Executive Assistant, Office of the Registrar
Ayamdigut (Whitehorse) Campus
Permanent full-time position
Hourly wage: $33.99 to $40.47
(Based on 75 hours bi-weekly)
Employment Opportunity No.: 19.138
Initial Review Date: November 29, 2019

The Office of the Registrar is a dynamic institutional division
that encompasses enrolment management and student affairs
and fosters a transformational learning environment for future
and current student success. Student thriving is emphasized at
every phase of student life: recruitment, advising, admissions,
registration, records, financial aid, engagement, campus
recreation, counselling, accessibility, learning strategy support,
international students, First Nations support, and graduation.
The Executive Assistant provides confidential and executive
support to the Registrar & Dean of Enrollment Services and is
responsible for scheduling meetings, maintaining the department
budget, and composing reports and various communications.
The Executive Assistant maintains strict confidentiality as this
position has access to sensitive and confidential student and
personnel issues. You must exhibit professionalism, collegiality
in a team environment, and an ability to create a welcoming and
professional atmosphere in a busy office environment.

Minimum Requirements
• Related post-secondary education;
• Office experience in a senior administrative position;
• Extensive administrative, organizational, and financial
(managing budgets/expenditures) skills;
• Strong communication skills;
• Strong ability to prioritize, analyse and problem solve;
• Strong technical skills, including experience with databases
and Microsoft Suite of Software;
• Superior ability to work independently, make decisions and
act and under pressure and tight deadlines;
• Experience managing confidential information.
Consideration may be given to candidates with the appropriate
blend of education and experience.

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on all job competitions.

Quoting the competition number, please submit your resume and 2799, 500 College Drive, Whitehorse, Yukon, Y1A 5K4 Fax: 867-668-8896 Email: cover letter to: Yukon College, Human Resources Services, Box 2799, 500 College Drive, Whitehorse, Yukon, Y1A 5K4 Fax: 867-668-8896 Email:

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