Academic Advisor

Cleveland, OH
Feb 05, 2018
Administrative Jobs
Student Affairs, Academic Advising
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Cleveland State University

Academic Advisor

Position Description: Advises College of Business Administration (COB) undergraduate and prospective students on academic requirements, career options and COB program opportunities. Monitors assigned students' academic and personal progress and employs intervention strategies. Undertakes new student recruitment activities. Participates in and may serve as project lead for a variety of COB student services. Interacts professionally with all internal and external customers using strong interpersonal skills.

Minimum Qualifications: Master's degree in Student Personnel Services, Adult Learning & Development, Counseling, Guidance, or MBA. One to three years' experience in higher education academic advising, .. Strong customer service orientation, excellent organizational, interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills. Self-motivated, with ability to prioritize and effectively manage a high volume workload. PC proficiency in word processing, spreadsheet and database software. Ability to travel off-campus and work a flexible schedule. Valid driver's license and ability to establish driver eligibility under the University's Driving and Motor Vehicle Policy.

Preferred Qualifications: Experience working with college major and upper level advising and programs. Experience working with information administrative systems/relational databases in higher education. Experience with student recruitment.

Application Information: Applications will be exclusively accepted online at Mailed or emailed application materials will not be accepted. Application Deadline February 25, 2018. Review Begins February 25, 2018.

Offer of employment is contingent on satisfactory completion of the University's verification of credentials and other information required by law and/or University policies or practices, including but not limited to a criminal background check.

It is the policy of Cleveland State University to provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.