Program Associate, MBA in Sustainability

Job description

Bard’s MBA in Sustainability is seeking a Program Associate to join its innovative team. Bard’s MBA is one of the few business programs globally that fully integrates the study of business and sustainability. Classes in the low-residency program meet once each month during the semester for four-day, weekend-intensive sessions in New York City, complemented by online education.

The Program Associate position will be based on the main Bard Campus in Annandale-on-Hudson, NY.

Under the supervision of the Assistant Director, the Program Associate will oversee the day-to-day operations of the MBA in Sustainability program. Primary responsibilities include:

  • Program support, including managing academic calendars and schedules, enrollment, grade submission, and student affairs
  • Event planning, including coordinating space needs and other logistics for classes and events in both Manhattan and on the Bard Campus
  • Bookkeeping and Accounts Payable
  • Onboarding faculty and students with respect to both program policies and program software used in the online component of the MBA program
  • Generating and managing social media content for the Bard MBA podcast, The Impact Report, and updating program materials on the Bard MBA website
  • Liaising with other departments on the Bard campus
  • Managing student workers
  • Other administrative duties as needed

The successful candidate will possess a Bachelor’s degree with a record of related professional work experience. The position requires excellent communication, organizational, and project management skills. Experience with distance education technology is not required.

To apply, send a cover letter, CV and names and contact information for three references through at:  Applications will be reviewed as received.

Bard College is an equal opportunity employer, and we welcome applications from those who contribute to our diversity.




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Posted: 3/16/2018
Application Due: 5/15/2018
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