Assistant Director of Student Life

Location
Charlottesville, VA
Posted
Mar 09, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: Assistant Director of Student Life

Position Type: University Managerial and Professional Staff

Department: McIntire School of Commerce

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 03-08-2017

Posting Summary:
The McIntire School of Commerce's Student Life office is seeking enthusiastic, dedicated, and professional applicants for one, or more, Assistant Director of Student Life (ADSL) positions to work collaboratively on the successful implementation of Student Life functions and educational services. In particular, the ADSL will be tasked with undergraduate or graduate program management, onboarding coordination for a select student population, providing support and structure to Commerce-related student organizations and governing councils, and engaging students and McIntire community members through thoughtful communications and programming.

The McIntire Student Services and Academic Operations Office (SSAO) serves to encourage, empower, and support undergraduate and graduate students toward the successful completion of academic and co-curricular programs. Within SSAO, the Student Life team is responsible for designing and delivering student onboarding and orientation resources and programs, facilitating community-building programming, supporting Commerce-related student organizations and governing councils (Undergraduate and Graduate Commerce Councils), and collaborating with faculty in providing exceptional support to our undergraduate and graduate student communities.

The successful candidate will have a successful record of advising student organizations, a commitment to diversity, as well as an understanding of and respect for the University of Virginia's tradition of student self-governance. In addition, candidates should demonstrate excellent organizational skills, outstanding customer service, strong interpersonal skills, and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced, team-oriented, and entrepreneurial environment. Creativity, strong written and oral communication skills, and technology proficiency are essential. Flexibility to work occasional evenings and/or weekends as dictated by program schedules and student needs is preferred.

International travel opportunities with one of McIntire's short-term study abroad programs may be available to staff members on an optional basis.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
The successful candidate will have a successful record of advising student organizations, a commitment to diversity, as well as an understanding of and respect for the University of Virginia's tradition of student self-governance. In addition, candidates should demonstrate excellent organizational skills, outstanding customer service, strong interpersonal skills, and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced, team-oriented, and entrepreneurial environment. Creativity, strong written and oral communication skills, and technology proficiency are essential. Flexibility to work occasional evenings and/or weekends as dictated by program schedules and student needs is preferred.

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