The Program Administrator for Graduate Student Life and International Student Engagement works in the Center for Student Life within the New York University Division of Student Affairs. This position works with the Assistant Director of Grad Life and International Student Engagement to develop, implement, and supervise programs including Grad Welcome and initiatives throughout the academic year. The role involves developing community through large-scale programming, facilitating workshops, university-wide counterpart engagement, and supporting general needs for the Center for Student Life. This position has opportunity to supervise a Graduate Assistant.
Required Education: Bachelor’s degree in a related area
Preferred Education: Master’s degree in Student Affairs, Higher Education, or related area
Required Experience: 2+ years’ related experience administering programs and/or services to college students, including planning and implementing programs, advising and supervising students, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Preferred 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.
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