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Date:  Aug 4, 2022
Req ID:  21638

Little Rock, AR, US, 72201

Anticipated Starting Salary:  $56,038.94

Position Number: 22109420 
County: Pulaski 
Posting End Date: 8/31/22 

Anticipated Starting Salary: $56,038.94 

Preferred Qualifications: This is a central office position. Excellent organization and communication skills.  Ability to review and analyze survey reports and forms and monitor program accuracy within required timeframes.  Ability to use Microsoft Office software and federal survey computer software. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others.

The Department of Human Services is a place for people passionate about serving others and changing lives for the better. We care for Arkansans of all ages and ensure places like child care centers and nursing homes are safe. We are the safety net for the most vulnerable Arkansans. Whether you answer the phones, take applications, protect children, or help care for residents or patients at one of our facilities, you make a difference by working at DHS. Plus, working for the State has great perks, including a pension, maternity leave, paid state holidays, and much more. At DHS, we take care of our employees so you can help care for others.

Position Information

Class Code: G076C

Grade: GS10


Salary Range: $56,039.00 - $81,257.00


The Administrative Services Manager is responsible for planning, organizing, and directing the activities of the administrative services division of an agency. This position is governed by state and federal laws and agency/institution policy.


Directs the activities of an administrative support staff by interviewing applicants, hiring, terminating incumbents, assigning and reviewing work, training, and evaluating the performance of incumbents. Prepares and manages budges to meet the fiscal goals for capital, performs financial and staffing analysis, and coordinates reconciliation of accounts and budget reporting requirements. Oversees purchasing and human resources functions. Participates in the establishment of overall administrative and operating standards for department to include setting goals and objectives and directing workflow procedures. Identifies, coordinates, and implements numerous projects/programs to improve the quality and cost-effectiveness of operations and service. Identifies service and operational problems and issues and provides project management support, to identify, research, develop, and implement solutions, and provides support and advice to management. Performs other duties as assigned.



Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of organizational and human resources management. Knowledge of state personnel, purchasing, and budget guidelines. Knowledge of computer systems and applications. Ability to plan, organize, and oversee the work of subordinates. Ability to adapt to constantly shifting priorities in managing a wide-range of projects. Ability to demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills. Ability to provide administrative support to a diverse functional area.

Minimum Qualifications

The formal education equivalent of a bachelor's degree in business administration, public administration, or a related area; plus five years of experience in human resources, budgeting, or a related field, including two years in a supervisory or leadership capacity. Additional requirements determined by the agency for recruiting purposes require review and approval by the Office of Personnel Management. OTHER JOB RELATED EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE MAY BE SUBSTITUTED FOR ALL OR PART OF THESE BASIC REQUIREMENTS, EXCEPT FOR CERTIFICATION OR LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS, UPON APPROVAL OF THE QUALIFICATIONS REVIEW COMMITTEE.



The State of Arkansas is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, age, disability, citizenship, national origin, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other status or characteristic protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Little Rock