Part-Time Veterans and the Arts Initiative Assistant

Prince William, VA, VA
Jun 07, 2018
Jul 02, 2018
Analyst, Research
Full Time

Job Category : Student Wage / Non-Student Wage

Working hours :

Salary : Commensurate with education and experience.

Web Announcement :
Part-Time Veterans and the Arts Initiative Assistant

This position will work with the Hylton Center’s Veterans and the Arts Initiative Program Manager, and the Hylton Center staff, to facilitate Veterans and the Arts Initiative workshops and special events, as well as assist with some marketing and development tasks. 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.


  • Administrative tasks to determine workshop participant rosters;
  • Communicate with workshop participants regarding registration, scheduling, etc;
  • Attend workshops and special events;
  • Facilitate regular communication with workshop participants and workshop instructors;
  • Attend some external meetings to share information about community programs;
  • Maintain an email database and share information about community programs;
  • Assist with marketing and development tasks as needed; and
  • Stay aware of news and opportunities for the military community in the D.C. area. Required Qualifications:
  • Comprehensive understanding of the U.S. Military and Veteran communities;
  • Experience working with diverse groups of people;
  • Willingness to help with learning accommodations for groups and individuals;
  • Able to communicate programming details by phone or email with a professional demeanor;
  • Comfortable speaking with individuals, to small groups, and to large groups in public settings;
  • Able to travel for some external meetings in Northern Virginia;
  • Proficient with MS Office software; and
  • Able to navigate major social media platforms and commonly used communication apps.

Special Instructions : 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.

MasonAd : 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 Masons 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!

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Equity Statement : 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, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Job Close Date : 2018-06-29

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