Director of the Trojan Transition and Assistance C

at University of Arkansas - Fayetteville in Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

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Sponsorship Available:NoInstitution Name: University of Arkansas at Little Rock
The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is a metropolitan research university that provides an accessible, quality education through flexible learning and unparalleled internship opportunities. At UA Little Rock, we prepare our more than 8,900 students to be innovators and responsible leaders in their fields. Committed to its metropolitan research university mission, UA Little Rock is a driving force in Little Rock's thriving cultural community and a major component of the city and state's growing profile as a regional leader in research, technology transfer, economic development, and job creation.

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For general application assistance or if you have questions about a job posting, please contact Human Resources at 501-916-3180.Department:Enrollment Management

Department's Website:Summary of Job Duties:The Director of the Trojan Transition and Assistance Center (TTAC) is responsible for the operation of the TTAC Office which incorporates New Student Orientation, Student Transitions through census day, Information Services (Ask Desk), and additional outreach efforts to non-traditional students. The Director works directly with students, faculty, staff and university partners on matters pertaining to enrollment management, and transition services. This position will help supplement recruitment efforts to non-traditional students, orientation, and transitions through the student journey. This position is governed by state and federal laws, and agency/institution policy.Qualifications:
Required Education and/or Experience
Master's degree;
A minimum of two years of experience working in student services, student activity programming, or a related education field;
Experience working in New Student Orientation and/or customer service;
Experience working with a diverse population.

Preferred Education and/or Experience
Experience in recruitment, admissions, and advising.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Knowledge of student orientation programs, student activity programming, student leadership development, and classroom or workshop teaching experience;
Knowledge of campus and community resources and the ability to make appropriate referrals;
Superior written and verbal communication skills;
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a diverse student population, UA Little Rock faculty, staff, and administration;
Ability to manage details accurately and superior organizational skills;
Ability to make sound judgments and assist in resolving student concerns;
Ability to make independent decisions considering input from appropriate sources and accept a feedback positively;
Demonstrated ability to plan, organize, and successfully complete projects and events;
Demonstrated basic accounting skills including the ability to develop and implement a budget;
Knowledge of state, federal, and university rules, regulations, and procedures;
Ability to utilize information technology effectively, including Microsoft Office Suite, Google Suite, Adobe, Photoshop, website management software, and student information systems;

Salary Information:$50,000.00

Required Documents to Apply:Cover Letter/Letter of... For full info follow application link.

The University of Arkansas is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. The university welcomes applications without regard to age, race, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, disability, religion, marital or parental status, protected veteran status, military service, genetic information, sexual orientation or gender identity. Persons must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on the first day of employment. All applicant information is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act.

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Job Posting: 3217324

Posted On: Jan 27, 2022

Updated On: Feb 26, 2022