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Now Hiring: Office Manager for PERE/CSII

Posted May 18, 2016

The USC Program for Environmental and Regional Equity (PERE) and the Center for the Study of Immigrant Integration (CSII) are hiring an Office Manager II.

The Program for Environmental and Regional Equity (PERE) is a research unit headed by Professor Manuel Pastor and situated within the USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts & Sciences.  We conduct research and facilitate discussions on issues of environmental justice, regional inclusion, and social movement building.  PERE's work is rooted in the new three R's: rigor, relevance, and reach.  We conduct high-quality research relevant to public policy concerns and that reaches to those directly affected communities that most need to be engaged in the discussion.  We also run the Center for the Study of Immigrant Integration (CSII) which combines data analysis, scholarship and civic engagement to support improved economic mobility for, enhanced civic participation by, and receiving society openness to immigrants.

For more on PERE/CSII and our projects, visit: and

The Office Manager II position is now available to apply online through the USC website.  To apply, go to:

Click “All University Jobs” (on the left)
Search by Keywords (at top): 1006201

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The Office Manager II is expected to be part of the management team and lead the day-to-day administrative work of PERE/CSII. The Office Manager II is expected to be able to work in a fast-paced work environment, balance tasks with attention to detail, and be willing to work on multiple projects. The Office Manager II should be proficient in MS Office applications (Work, Excel, PowerPoint, Access), have experience with budgets and financials, events management and have strong verbal and written communication skills. S/he should be self-motivated and capable of working effectively both independently and as part of a team. An interest in social, economic, and environmental justice; as well as experience in community organizations is strongly preferred.

USC is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer that actively seeks diversity in its workplace.  

Please apply online through the USC jobs website:

No phone calls please.

2016 Internships

We are offering two paid internships for the summer of 2016:

  • communications intern
  • graphic design intern

Log into the USC Career Center connectSC internships website for details on our internships and to apply online.


  • Program for Environmental and Regional Equity (PERE)
  • 950 W. Jefferson Blvd., JEF 102
  • Los Angeles, CA 90089-1291