The Program Administrator will also help to develop, implement and supervise our Welcome Programs including Welcome Week, Welcome Back Week, Grad Welcome, and Spring Welcome. Coordinate the recruitment, selection, development and supervision for over 350 Welcome Program leaders. Create a university wide communication plan for all initiatives related to the new student experience. This position will have the opportunity to supervise a Graduate Assistant that is connected to the work they are responsible for. Additional capacites of this role will be aiding in the development and enhancement of appropriate new student engagement models and resource planning that facilitates student connections with faculty, students, departments, and staff outside the classroom.
Bachelor’s degree in a related area
Master’s degree in Student Affairs, Higher Education, or related area
2+ years’ related experience administering programs and/or services to college students, including planning and implementing large-scale social and educational programs, creating new student programs and initiatives, advising and supervising students, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Relevant experience in a college student life environment working with targeted communities of students, student organizations, peer leader programs, new student orientation, or equivalent combinations.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Excellent organizational skills, including the ability to manage work concurrently. Excellent interpersonal skills, including the demonstrated ability to develop effective relationships and communicate with diverse populations and stakeholders. Knowledge of standard office productivity software.
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Working knowledge of student development theory and higher education practices. Creating and executing program and population assessments. Working knowledge of social media platforms, graphic design programs, event management, and/or student organization software.
EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity