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  • Provides clerical support to the Director, department Supervisor, and professional staff of the department. 
  • Schedules all meetings with internal and external clients, receives and announces visiting officials. 
  • Prepares all department administration activity transactions and spending requests in Management Information Database Accounting System (MIDAS) for Director approval. 
  • Assists in the preparation of correspondence, presentations, reports.
  • Takes minutes for meetings, duplicates and delivers materials as directed. 
  • Prepares itineraries, arranges transportation and lodging for the Director and Supervisor. 
  • Enters all travel information for the department in the MIDAS system for reimbursement.
  • Serves as the official timekeeper for the department. 
  • Records all daily timekeeping transactions, 
  • Performs monthly and yearly reconciliations of all employee timesheets and maintains all documentation for audit purposes. 
  • Performs activities of a confidential nature that include maintaining employee evaluations and personnel records, scheduling interviews and coordinating Family Medical Leave Act information. 
  • Assists the receptionist in answering the primary department phone line.
  • Provides administrative support to the Illinois Purchased Care Review Board (IPCRB) staff in the department. 
  • Attends monthly board meetings, records minutes and board action, posts agenda and approved minutes to the IPCRB website. 
  • Serves as department web liaison. 
  • Prepares cash receipts listing as needed.
  • Updates department file on grant authorization forms approved in expenditure review meetings.
  • Maintains files of important correspondence and legislative bill reviews. 
  • Serves as the inventory clerk for the department, maintaining inventory records, documenting all inventory movements and ensuring inventory control procedures are followed. 
  • Prepares and submits all purchase requisitions and orders all department office supplies. 
  • In coordination with the agency's records management coordinator, serves as department liaison for records management.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Two years of progressively responsible secretarial or programmatic experience in an office setting involving typing, computer work, and/or other specialized training.
  • Extensive knowledge of office practices and procedures.
  • Ability to problem solve.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Extensive knowledge of grammar, spelling and punctuation. 
  • Must be highly organized and able to comprehend and interpret policies and processes. 
  • Must possess working knowledge of office software including Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint.

  • Some college or technical training.
  • Experience coordinating clerical and office procedures for a large department.
  • Knowledge of agency programs, rules and policies.


Funding & Disbursements
$33,000 - $35,000
$33,000 - $58,000
Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

How to Apply

To view full posting and apply electronically, please visit https://www.isbe.net/Lists/ISBECareers/CareerDisplayForm.aspx?ID=745. Interested parties must submit the required application, cover letter, resume, and transcripts (unofficial until recommended for hire). The subject line should include the position number(s) you are applying for. 

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