Job Description

Grand Canyon Education (GCE) is an educational service company that provides an array of support services in the post-secondary education sector. Formerly part of Grand Canyon University (GCU), GCE still supports and works closely with GCU. GCE designs and develops educational programs for GCU and other traditional campus institutions, as well as online partner institutions at the undergraduate, graduate and doctoral levels.

Grand Canyon Education's Office of Financial Aid is currently seeking an Administrative Assistant I.


* Responsible for maintaining the front office and reception area duties, including greeting and directing visitors, answering and directing phone calls, and processing submitted paperwork.

* Maintains and distributes contents of various in-boxes to the appropriate employee for processing

* Answers questions about organization and provides callers with address, directions, and other information.

* Welcomes on-site visitors, determines nature of business, and announces visitors to appropriate personnel.

* Responsible to manage the maintenance of office equipment including fax machines, printers and copiers, assists users, sends faxes, retrieves and routes incoming faxes, and maintains copier cards.

* Responsible to maintain sufficient office supplies.

* Performs clerical duties as needed, such as filing, photocopying, and collating.


* Integrity and Ethics

* Student and Customer Oriented

* Communication

* Action Oriented/Problem Solving

* Self-Leadership

* Professionalism


* High School graduate (Bachelor degree preferred)

* 1 - 3 years experience in a business setting

* Proficient with Microsoft Office suite

* Ability to succinctly and clearly communicate, both verbally and in writing.

* Provide a positive example to students by supporting the University's Doctrinal Statement, Ethical Position Statement and Mission of Grand Canyon University.

At Grand Canyon Education, it is our privilege to serve students and those who support academic advancement. We lead educational transformation by developing superior ways to help schools grow and prosper. We provide transparent programs, intuitive online learning technologies and well-established academic models that promote student success and institutional growth.

Employment is contingent upon the satisfactory outcome (as determined by the university) of pre-employment screening activities, including a background check.

For assistance with your job application please use our External Candidate Job Application Guide.

All staff candidates will be asked to review GCE’s staff expectations as part of the application process.

Our partner in education, Grand Canyon University, is Arizona’s premier private Christian university. GCU serves traditional and online students by offering quality academic degree programs, experienced leadership and transformative learning experiences both on our growing campus and digitally.

Posted 8 Days Ago

Full time


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