Posting Summary: The School of Law seeks an Assistant Director of Admissions and Financial Aid Assistant to provide administrative support to both the Admissions and Financial Aid Offices, along with reading and drafting detailed evaluations of applications for admission to the School of Law. Admissions application file-reading is a high-level duty that requires a specific skill set.
A high school diploma or equivalent is required, as is at least one year experience as an office assistant and with customer service. Excellent written and oral communication skills, proficiency with advanced word processing systems, spreadsheet applications, data base management, and email programs, are all required.
A bachelor's degree is preferred, as is experience in higher education and/or an admissions office.
To apply, visit http://jobs.virginia.edu and search Posting Number 0624352. Complete a Staff Application online and attach a cover letter, CV/Resume, and contact information for three references.
For questions about the position, please contact Cordel Faulk, Assistant Dean and Chief Admissions Officer at firstname.lastname@example.org, for questions about the application process, please contact Bethany Case, Academic Recruiter at email@example.com.
The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System and the University Physician's Group are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.
Required Minimum Level of Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent Required
Preferred Minimum Level of Education: Bachelor's Degree
Required Minimum Level of Experience: Some - up to 4 years
Required Specific Experience: Office assistant and customer service experience
Preferred Minimum Level of Experience: Some - up to 4 years
Preferred Specific Experience: Experience in higher education and/or admissions office
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Excellent written and oral communication skills
Required Computer Applications: Advanced word processing systems Spreadsheet applications Data base management Email programs
Internal Number: 353_85878
About University of Virginia
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of benefits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.