Terry College Leadership AdvancementAbout the University of Georgia:
The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (http://www.uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.Posting Type:
TRS or ORPEmployment Type:
Benefits EligibleFull/Part time:
Full TimeAdditional Schedule Information:
Monday through Friday 8 – 5.Advertised Salary:
$57,000 – 60,000+ Commensurate with ExperiencePosting Date:
02/17/2021Open until filled:
YesProposed Starting Date:
03/15/2021Location of Vacancy:
Athens AreaEEO Policy Statement:
The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status. Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact Central HR ([email protected]).Classification Title:
External Affairs ProfessionalFLSA:
Requires at least a baccalaureate degree in the field. Please contact your Human Resources office for an evaluation of education/experience in lieu of the required minimum qualifications.Position Summary:
This position organizes and coordinates programming for ILA events including: student-oriented events, ILA alumni events, ILA’s professional development symposium, the Terry Leadership Speaker Series, the Diversity and Inclusion Lecture Series and Mason Public Leadership Lecture.Physical Demands:
Working in a normal office environment.Is driving a responsibility of this position?:
NoIs this a Position of Trust?:
NoDoes this position have operation, access, or control of financial resources?:
NoDoes this position require a P-Card? :
NoIs having a P-Card an essential function of this position? :
NoDoes this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care?:
NoDoes this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access to chemicals and medications):
NoCredit and P-Card policy:
Be advised a credit check will be required for all positions with financial responsibilities. For additional information about the credit check criteria, visit the UGA Credit Background Check website.Duties/Responsibilities:
Plan, lead and coordinate all aspects (programming, marketing, logistics) of the following annual events:
•Senior Scholars Welcome Back
•Leonard Leadership Scholars Orientation
•Leadership Fellows Orientation
•Leonard Leadership Scholars Graduation Banquet
•Leadership Fellows Certificate Ceremony
•ILA Leadership Dinners
•Leonard Leadership Scholars Junior Retreat
•Leonard Leadership Scholars and Leadership Fellows Socials (2-4 a year)
•Information sessions for perspective students
Plan, lead and coordinate the Terry Leadership Speaker Series and the Diversity and Inclusion Lecture Series:
•Organize all aspects of the three to four yearly TLSS and one to two yearly DILS events including coordinating with speaker, finding student volunteers, developing marketing, reserving space, overseeing set up and ordering A/V.
•Work with Terry faculty to ensure student attendance.
•Organize lunch where appropriate.
Plan, lead and coordinate the ILA professional development symposium:
•Organize all logistics of the yearly symposium including coordinating with speakers, corporate sponsors, finding student volunteers, and all logistics, ex. reserving space, overseeing set up and ordering A/V.
•Work with ILA/Terry faculty to ensure student attendance as appropriate.
•Organize food where appropriate.
Lead (working with Terry Development and Alumni Relations) ILA stewardship and fundraising events.Percentage of time:
Supervise Public Relations Specialist and Event Interns.Percentage of time:
Serve on the committee for the Mason Public Leadership Lecture.Percentage of time: