PROS Program Coordinator
PROS Program Coordinator
Position Number: 53071107
Benefits Eligible: Yes
Campus Location: Dahlonega
Job Close Date: 05/03/2017
General Summary: The University of North Georgia is currently accepting applications for a PROS Program Coordinator. The PROS Program Coordinator will coordinate the implementation and execution of the PROS (Personal Roadmap to Ongoing Success) student professional development program. The program is designed to ensure students of the Mike Cottrell College of Business (MCCB) are work-ready upon graduation and more successful in their on-going careers. All MCCB BBA students (approximately 4,000) are required to complete the program as a requirement for graduation.
Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of over 18,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.
Job Duties & Responsibilities: The PROS Program Coordinator will:
- Coordinate various activities and events specifically designed and selected to enhance student professionalism including:
- Coordination and design of events and activities for the program to satisfy all types of MCCB students across multiple campuses.
- Review and record keeping of the students' progress through the program.
- Coordinate involvement and partnerships of regional and national business professionals and community leader including:
- Build a list of external professionals who may assist in programs.
- Coordinate the scheduling and participation of external professionals.
- Manage a tracking system for student participation and completion, external connections and participation, completion documentation, and activity/event scheduling.
- Coordinate with other UNG departments and programs to share activities for student development. Many existing activities and events across the UNG campuses will be included in the activities to be completed by the MCCB students.
- Incorporate and record key performance measures to ensure the program is providing positive impact.
- Complete reports of the status of the program including student participation and progress through the program, and external business volunteers.
- Assist in the pursuit of the acquisition of grants and sponsorships to assist in funding center initiatives.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
- Must have knowledge of complex business practices and budgetary controls
- Must have working knowledge of Microsoft Office products
- High ethical standards and ability to work with a variety of internal and external constituents, including service providers, vendors, faculty and staff
Certifications/Licenses & Minimum Requirements:
- Bachelor's degree in a business-related field required; Master's degree preferred
- Minimum of five (5) years related experience required
Required Documents: Cover Letter, Resume/Curriculum Vitae, Unofficial Transcripts
Special Instructions to Applicants: Please submit contact information for three professional references.
Employer Information: All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by the University of North Georgia in its sole discretion. The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.
We provide equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, protected veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.
The University of North Georgia is committed to providing equal opportunity to all qualified applicants without discrimination at the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, disability or handicap as a matter of college policy and as required by applicable state and federal laws.