Job ID: 2021-8303 Type: School of Professional Studies (CP1108) # of Openings: 1 Category: Student Services/Athletics New York University
The Division of Programs in Business (DPB) in the School of Professional Studies (SPS) is seeking an individual to manage the administrative activities related to academic services that serves about 2000 graduate students. This individual will be responsible for the implementation and supervision of strategic communication and outreach related to yield efforts following students’ admission to the graduate programs in the Division to increase enrollment and revenue. They will serve as liaison to the Admissions Office and the Office of Student Affairs regarding the recruitment and conversion, and retention of new students. They will provide support to continuing students and serve as the primary contact in advising for student success and retention. They will train new advisor's and serve as a mentor to all advisor's. Plan and implement student orientations and participate in and make presentations at recruiting and new student events. Coordinate student activities, workshops, and group advising sessions with academic departments, SPS, and University Offices Supervises office support staff. Advise approximately 250 credit students.
This position will be located at 11 W 42nd St.
Required Education: Bachelor's Degree
Preferred Education: Master's Degree in higher education administration, student personnel, counseling, or a related field.
Required Experience: 5+ years experience in student advisement and services and working with instructional staff.
Preferred Experience: Professional experience in higher education or advising and counseling
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Strong verbal and written communication skills; ability to work with diverse populations; effective public speaking and group facilitation. Knowledge of database applications and familiarity with Peoplesoft.
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Ability to work in a changing educational environment. Able to plan and execute program-related deliverables on time. Must have strong creative problem solving abilities and the ability to work in a high-volume environment while practicing good customer service skills.
For over 85 years, the NYU School of Professional Studies (NYU SPS) has been a deeply respected institution of higher education that is grounded in applied learning. From its early years, training returning World War II veterans to fulfill the nation’s urgent need for skilled technical workers, it has evolved into a professional education powerhouse that offers 20 graduate degrees, 13 bachelor’s degrees for traditional and post-traditional students, four associate’s degrees, and a plethora of non-degree courses and credentials.
NYU SPS is a thought leader, and serves as an incubator for new ideas in industries that are constantly changing, including real estate, real estate development, and construction management; hospitality, tourism, travel, and event management; global affairs and global security, conflict, and cybercrime; global sport and sports business; publishing; marketing; public relations; project management; executive coaching and organizational consulting, human resource management and development, and human capital analytics and technology; management and systems; translation; and professional writing. It is focused on building skills that open doors to opportunities in emerging fields and global markets. NYU SPS faculty members are leading experts in their areas of discipline, with a hands-on approach that encourages students to push beyond their limits and to break new ground.
Home to some of the largest and most prestigious industry conferences in the world, including the Schack Institute of Real Estate’s Capital Markets Conference, REIT Symposium, and National Symposium of Women in Real Estate; and the Jonathan M. Tisch Center of Hospitality’s International Hospitality Industry Investment Conference, the School’s invaluable connections to industry leaders is a truly distinguishing factor in the education that it provides. Through career development services and resources provided by the NYU Wasserman Center for Career Development at NYU SPS, guest lecturers, site visits, participation in numerous conferences and events, and Global Field Intensives, students benefit from an NYU education that will set them apart. In addition, they have the opportunity to learn from and network with more than 30,000 NYU SPS alumni who live, work, and contribute to innovation in industry around the world. For more information about the NYU School of Professional Studies, visit sps.nyu.edu.
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