International Credential Analyst I


Position Information

Posting Number: 9543

Internal Posting Date: 05-21-2014

Internal Closing Date: 05-27-2014

External Closing Date: 06-18-2014

Review of Applications begins on:

Job Title: International Credential Analyst I

Position Title/Rank:

Multiple Position Numbers

Multiple Position Numbers

Major Administrative Unit/College: Asc Provost & Asc VP for Academic Human Resources

Primary Department: 10051016 OFFICE OF ADMISSIONS

Position Employee Group: Professionals-AP

Appointment Basis:

Appointment Status:

Employment %: 100

Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time

Work Hours: Standard 8-5

Varied Work Hours (if applicable):

Project Tech/Flexible Appointment/Off-Date Information (if applicable):

Faculty: Salary Range
Support Staff: Pay Minimum
Salary Negotiable

If flex, dates of annual flex leave:

Pay Grade Level: 12

Position Summary: Will review international academic credentials submitted by applicants for authenticity of documents and comparability of credits and degrees and communicates with departments and applicants concerning such credentials; determines the recognition status of foreign institutions and programs; develops and maintains information materials and resource libraries related to international credential requirements and processes.

Faculty: Minimum Qualifications
Support Staff: Minimum Requirements
Knowledge to that which normally would be acquired by completing a bachelor's degree from accredited institution (or the foreign equivalent); one to three years of related and progressively more responsible or expansive work experience in reviewing and admitting international student applicants and/or evaluating foreign academic credentials; experience with foreign education systems; experience researching and collecting information on foreign educational credentials; experience with foreign language dictionaries; experience with spreadsheet and database software; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Typing Requirements (wpm):

Desired Qualifications: Experience determining educational comparability between foreign and U.S. systems; experience working with external credential agencies; a working knowledge of one or more foreign languages; excellent written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to communicate with different cultural groups; experience with publications in the field of international credential evaluation; knowledge of university admission process; intermediate to advanced skills using Microsoft Excel and/or MS-Access.

Summary of Health Risks and Physical Demands (if applicable):

Required Applicant Documents: Resume/CV
Cover Letter

Optional Applicant Documents: Other Document
Other Document 2
Other Document 3

Number of Reference Letters Required: No letters required

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Department Website Address: www.admissions.msu.edu

Name/Title/Email Address of Search Committee Chair:

If flex, dates of annual flex leave:

If flexible appointment, indicate end date of annual flex leave:

If flex, number of months worked per year

Union Affiliation UnionPI78839373