Interview Coordinator

Washington D.C., United States
May 14, 2014
Job Location Ross Hall - 2300 I Street NW - FB0035
Campus Location: Foggy Bottom
Division/Vice President: Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs (AA)
College/School/Department: School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS)

Internal Applicants Only? No
Position Type: Administrative/Professional
Posting Number: Staff - 003474
Working Title: Interview Coordinator
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time
Work Schedule: Monday through Friday
Total Hours Per Week: 40
Pay Grade: 12
Recruitment Salary Range: Commensurate with experience
Required Licenses/Certifications and other Specific Requirements: Criminal History Screening, Education/Degree/Certifications Verification, Social Security Number Trace, Sex Offender Registry Search, and Prior Employment Verification
If other was selected above, or there are special requirements, please explain.
If temporary, grant funded or limited term appointment, position funded until:
Telework: No
Job Open Date: 05/13/2014
Job Close Date:
Open Until Filled: Yes
Applicant Review Will Commence On:

Ad Statement:

Founded in 1821, GW is the largest institution of higher education in the District of Columbia, to include ten academic units, with a full-time equivalent enrollment of a little over 20,000 students and approximately 11,000 full-time and part-time employees (faculty and staff). The George Washington University is a community dedicated to learning, communication,respect, service and teamwork. As one of the largest private employers in the District of Columbia, the university seeks employees who support the teaching, research, and public service mission of the university.

Job Description Summary:

The GW SMHS Admissions Office for the M.D. Program is a fast paced environment, serving the needs of our 14,000+ applicants each year, as well as those who will be applying in the years to come. The Interview Coordinator reports to the Associate Director of Admissions and provides front-line services to candidates interviewing for potential seats in the M.D. Program. This position requires full attention to all details surrounding preparation for interview day (scheduling, catering, etc.), not to mention a responsibility for sitatuating and executing the day itself.

Minimum Qualifications:

High school diploma
One year office experience
Strong organizational skills
Excellent oral & written skills
Experience with public speaking

Desired Qualifications:

*Bachelor’s Degree Preferred
*One year of responsible office experience.
*Event planning experience
*A high degree of maturity, intelligence, sensitivity, discretion, and sound judgment.
*Strong organizational skills.
*Highly developed communication skills, including public speaking skills.
*Familiarity with database management.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Job Duties
  • Faciltates interview days for selected candidates, including: set-up and clean-up, welcome and introductions, tour, time-keeping, acting as primary point of contact, assisting interviewees and interviewers, troubleshooting as needed throughout the day events, etc.

  • Responsible for preparation for all Interview days, including: managing monthy schedule, recruitment and scheduling interviewers, various agendas, evaluation reports, catering orders,etc.

  • Schedule and re-schedule identified candidates and serve as a resource to answer inquiries, provide information, tours, etc. throughout the application cycle.

  • Coordinates all Committee on Admissions meetings and other special meetings at the request of the Associate Director or Dean of Admissions.

  • Performs other work related duties as assigned.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. Do you have experience planning and executing events?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. How many years of Higher Education Admissions experience do you have?
    • 0-1
    • 1-3
    • 3+
  3. Do you have a Bachelor's Degree?

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. Do you have experience providing customer service in an academic environment?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter

The George Washington University is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action institution.PI77403560