Upward Bound Administrative Assistant


This 12-month, full-time grant-funded position will provide administrative and clerical support for the Upward Bound grant. This position will work directly with grant personnel, including the Project Director, faculty, and tutors. This includes processing purchase requisitions, preparing reports, tracking budget and expenditures, maintaining equipment inventory, communicating with diverse populations, and coordinating schedules and communications for grant personnel.


Associate’s degree preferred, or a minimum of 3 years of equivalent work experience required. Prior grant experience is helpful. Candidates should have strong computer and database skills and demonstrate ability to work in a team-oriented environment.


A comprehensive benefits package includes paid holidays, sick days, vacation days, health insurance, life insurance with optional benefits, and a pension.

How to Apply

The position will remain open until filled. Send cover letter, resume, references, transcripts, and completed SIC staff application to: Human Resources Department, Southeastern Illinois College, 3575 College Road, Harrisburg, Illinois 62946.