Student Services and Admissions Assistant

Location
Arlington, VA, VA
Posted
Oct 18, 2018
Closes
Nov 05, 2018
Function
Analyst, Research
Industry
Education
Hours
Full Time

Job Category : Student Wage / Non-Student Wage

Working hours :

Salary : $17 per hour

Web Announcement :
Student Services and Admissions Assistant

The School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution is seeking to hire a Student Services and Admissions Assistant, responsible for supporting the Assistant Director for Graduate Admissions and the Graduate Academic Advisor and Student Services Coordinator. 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.

Responsibilities of the position will include the following:

  • Act as liaison with the Office of Graduate Admissions to facilitate processing of graduate admissions applications
  • Review applications and manage the online admissions process for S-CAR graduate students
  • Coordinate with graduate program and student services directors and faculty to review applications in a timely manner
  • Communicate with prospective and accepted students through the CRM systems
  • Attend as the S-CAR representative at Graduate Admissions meetings
  • Represent S-CAR at recruitment events
  • Conduct individual consultations with prospective students
  • Assist with graduate events and special projects including filing systems, reporting metrics, and database development.
  • Some evening hours may be required.


Required Qualifications: * B.A or equivalent combination of education and experience * Skilled in CRM systems (Banner, Salesforce, TargetX) * Microsoft systems and software * Good communication skills * Ability to communicate and work with diverse populations Preferred Qualifications: * Prior admissions experience * Familiarity with Conflict Resolution topics and themes desired * Experience in higher education administration

Special Instructions : For full consideration, applicants must apply at https://jobs.gmu.edu/; 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 jobs.gmu.edu/!

George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition.

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, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.

Job Close Date : 2018-11-01

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