Rutgers University-Newark, an urban public research university and anchor institution, located in Newark, New Jersey, a city of promise, is seeking a Student Counselor. Reports to the Assistant Dean of the New Brunswick Undergraduate program. The student Counselor is responsible for advising Senior Year Students (currently a caseload of 900 – 1100). The duties includes but not limited to the following: -Advisement with respect to courses needed to complete major requirements. -Monitors academic progress of RBS Seniors, as well as determining financial/personal issues and directing students to support service when necessary. -Ensures students are aware of and follow the policies and procedures of Rutgers Business School – Newark and New Brunswick. -Develops liaison relationships with RBS faculty and staff, as well as other university departments. -Conducts academic evaluations twice a year. -Participates in RBS events such as Open House, Placement testing, APA day, transfer orientation, major fairs, and other such events. -Maintains student records and advises dismissed students about opportunities outside of the Business School. -Records all interactions with students. -Must be able to work occasional evenings and weekends. -Travel among regional campuses is required. Please visit our website: www.business.rutgers.edu
Minimum Education and Experience:
Requires a Bachelor's degree and at least three years related experience in higher education. Must be able to multitask and handle a diverse range of responsibilities. Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail are a must.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Requires excellent team, interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills as well as computer knowledge and skills including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook). Must have ability to relate and interact with college students. Must be able to work evenings and occasional weekends. Strong problem solving and prioritizing skills needed daily and must be able to manage multiple tasks and interruptions. Must be able to work with faculty and staff at all levels within the university.
- Experience with student services preferred.
- Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint. - Will be required to use Degree Navigator, Image Now, and IMS as well as other propriety University applications. - Must be familiar with Adobe PDF files.
Salary: 52,557.00 - 78,326.00
Posting Number: 19ST1760
Location: Rutgers University - New Brunswick
Internal Number: 86357
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.