Program Manager

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Job ID: 43181

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Apply On Or Before: 01/01/9999


Fraternity & Sorority Life Oglesby Union Student Affairs


Provides leadership to the Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life and is charged with oversight of risk reduction education and assessment to enhance the fraternity and sorority experience for our chapters and councils. The council include the Interfraternity Council, Panhellenic Association, National Pan-Hellenic Council, Multicultural Greek Council, and Order of Omega. This position is responsible for managing student development and risk reduction education, and providing direction in policy creation and implementation related to risk management, social event registration, and new member education.
Actively supervise Coordinators of Fraternity and Sorority Life who provide direct advisement to our governing councils.
Serve as a liaison to various university committees while working to ensure adequate programming and awareness initiatives are in place.
Design and execute assessment processes for member development programs.
Develop, manage and support educational programs related to leadership development, risk management, peer and group accountability and values congruence programming through the development and evaluation of learning outcomes.
Coordinate risk reduction education and other related trainings for student organization leaders, members, and advisors.
Lead the assessment initiatives and data management for the Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life.
Interprets a wide array of University policies and procedures for student leaders, council executive board members, chapter advisors, alumni, national organization officers and parents.
Plan, teach and evaluate a 3-credit leadership development course (LDR 2160).
Assist with office operations including assessment, data collection, and community reports.


Bachelor's degree and four years of experience; or a high school diploma/equivalency and eight years of experience.
(Note: a combination of post high school education and experience equal to eight years.)
Ability to adhere to ethical business practices and promote ethical behavior.
Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing.
Ability to deal with crisis and manage sensitive information.
Ability to demonstrate critical thinking based upon in-depth data, substantiating information, considering and respecting others' input personal values, and ethics. Utilize problem solving skills.
Ability to develop and implement policies, procedures, goals, and objectives.
Ability to prioritize, organize and perform multiple work assignments simultaneously.
Knowledge of and the ability to interpret and apply related University policies, procedures, principles, and practices.
Knowledge of the principles and practices of student program planning, development, and evaluation.
Ability to work with a variety of stakeholders and diverse populations.
Ability to utilize conflict resolution skills.


A Master's degree in Student Affairs, Higher Education, College Student Personnel, Student Development, or a related field.

University Information

Combining traditional strength in the arts and humanities with recognized leadership in the sciences, Florida State University provides unmatched opportunities for students and faculty through challenging academics, cultural discovery and community interaction.
Underlying and supporting the educational experience at Florida State University is the development of new generations of citizen leaders, based on the concepts inscribed in our seal: Vires, Artes, Mores - Strength, Skill and Character.
With its impressive breadth of leading graduate, professional and undergraduate programs, Florida State University is a demanding, intellectually stimulating, yet warm and caring environment for students and faculty. Recognized nationally for its commitment to diversity, Florida State University is a national leader in the number of doctorates awarded to African-American students and in the graduation rate of African-American undergraduates. Its College of Medicine and College of Law are ranked in the nation's Top 10 for Hispanic students.
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Pay Plan

This is an A&P (Administrative and Professional) position.


Evenings and weekend work required for this position.

Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.

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Open until filled

This position is being advertised as open until filled.

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Posted: 3/28/2018
Application Due: 5/9/2018
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