University of Wisconsin - Madison

Position Vacancy Listing

PVL # 233894

Position Summary:
Responsible for a variety of professional level work across a variety of administrative service areas for University Veteran Services, including budget and human resources. The Administrative Specialist serves as a School Certifying Official (SCO) and supports all functions related to veteran educational benefits.

Principal duties:
- Implements and executes established policies and procedures regarding the certification and disbursement of veteran educational benefits, including the federal GI Bill and WI GI Bill, amongst others.
- Manages benefit eligibility, benefit advising, and accurate delivery of benefits for military connected individuals.
- Schedules logistics and secures resources for University Veteran Services to contribute to the day-to-day operational success.
- Analyzes data and trends, compiles progress reports, and provides appropriate recommendations or conclusions in support of University Veteran Services.
- Assists, recommends, and advises staff on unit or program administrative issues, personnel matters, and budgetary problems.
- Serves on committees and attends meetings, representing the interests of University Veteran Services and Student Affairs - Identity and Inclusion.

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