Program Coordinator

Fairfax, VA
Commensurate with education and experience.
Oct 12, 2022
Dec 14, 2022
Program Manager
Full Time
Program CoordinatorThe George Mason University African and African American Studies Program (AAAS), invites applications for a Program Coordinator to manage office operations and administrative duties. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment. This position will also provide some administrative support to the Women and Gender Studies (WGST) program.Responsibilities:Provide administrative support to the AAAS and WGST programs;Manage fiscal coordination of program with supervision from the AAAS director;Support students who minor in AAAS and assist with recruitment and student-related needs;Supervise student wage and work study assistants;Collaborate with all academic units, administrative offices, and community stakeholders; andMaintain all forms of communication among students and faculty.Required Qualifications:Bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience;Demonstrated organizational skills with administrative experience and the ability to work collaboratively and respectfully as part of a team;Excellent verbal and written communication skills;Knowledge and skill using electronic communication;Ability to problem-solve and negotiate resolution of issues;Ability to multi-task and shift priorities as necessary;Interest in African and African American and Women and Gender issues; andInterest in advising and working with students.Preferred Qualifications:Higher education experience;Experience using Degree audit and planning tools, learning management systems;Experience with multiple social media platforms;Experience in web design and/or maintenance of webpages; andExperience in planning events and conferences.

For full consideration, applicants must apply at; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.

"Great Careers Begin at Mason! George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report "Up and Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at!George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition."

George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.

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