Job Positions

Lead First-Year Academic Advisor

Categories: Mid South Region 3

Department:

Moore College of Business

Institution:

University of South Carolina

Date Posted:

11/28/2017

Close Date:

12/20/2017
 

Position Description

The Student Services Program Coordinator II provides general advisement and operational support to a pool of approximately 5000 undergraduate business students for 9 different majors and over 70 minors. Performs advisement duties that include frequent email communication with students, weekly drop-in sessions, and thorough documentation of communication and student meetings as outlined in office procedures. Provides assistance with Freshmen and Transfer Orientation. Provides administrative support for DegreeWorks and transcript evaluation. Conducts information sessions for prospective students/parents. Assists with recruiting events sponsored by USC Admissions including Open House and Admitted Student Day.

Duties

 

Application Information

https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/21951

Institution Information

The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.

Additional Information

Desired start date is 02/01/2018

Contact Information

 

Qualifications:

Required Qualifications

  • Masters degree in Student Services or related field and 1 year related experience, or bachelor’s degree and 3 years related experience.
  • Excellent attention to detail. Strong organizational skills. Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications and survey software.
  • Ability to prioritize with competing tasks.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Masters degree in Student Services or related field and 1 year related experience, or bachelor’s degree and 3 years related experience.