Student Development Specialist (SF/FT)

Job description

Student Development Specialist (SF/FT)

Community College of Allegheny County

General Summary:
Promotes, coordinates and administers program, events and activities for students outside of the classroom setting, which may include intercollegiate athletics, intramurals, recreational activities, social and cultural events, student clubs and organizations and/or student publications.

Work location and additional information:
This position will remain open until filled. However, in order to ensure consideration for an interview, please submit your completed application, cover letter and resume by no later than September 18, 2017. The College cannot guarantee that application materials received after this date will be considered or reviewed.

This is a student fee funded full-time 12-month position with benefits.

The area of focus for this position will be on Student Publications and Media.

Campus: South Campus

Job Specifications:
Bachelor's degree in related field (Master's degree preferred). Ability to multitask, plan successful activities and adhere to budgets, insurance and policies and procedures. Good communication, people and leadership skills. Experience coordinating student programs, advising student organizations, publications and/or publicity. Ability to work with a diverse student population. Knowledge of marketing, public relations, club organizations and/or athletics. Experience in a college setting; technologically literate.

Job Duties:
In general, duties consist of advising, coordinating and administering programs. Specific duties and responsibilities vary by function focus of particular position. Job may involve assisting with activities/events outside the specific focus of the job such as New Student Orientation and other campus and college-wide celebrations. Position may also involve monitoring budgets, supervising and mentoring students, ordering supplies and attending meetings.

Student Publications/Media, typical duties may include:
1. Coordinate the planning and implementation of a comprehensive calendar of programming that meets the needs of a diverse student population, and which contributes to the growth and development of students.
2. Explore, create and execute new opportunities for active and passive engagement.
3. Effectively communicate events to the college community through innovative marketing strategies.
4. Coordinate and market an incentive program for event attendance. Maintain a tracking system for event attendees.
5. Serve as the expert and advisor for the Student Newspaper at both campus and center locations.
6. Engage a student newspaper staff that will regularly produce a paper.
7. Serve as campus point person for Social Media postings.
8. Support clubs on campus by working with them to produce quality programming.
9. Produce collaborative programming with staff from across the College.
10. Coordinate, create and design all departmental marketing advertisements including posters/signs, billboards, TV monitor slides, chalkboards, and all other methods of advertising.
11. Design the bi-annual Student Life catalog, outlining information on all Student Life department programs and services.
12. Perform other duties as assigned

Job Category: Administrator

Job Type: Full-time

Department: Student Life

All applicants must apply online at: The College's online application system will allow you to complete a college application, apply online, answer screening questions, and attach a resume, cover letter and other documents.






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Job No:
Posted: 9/6/2017
Application Due: 9/6/2018
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