The advisor to the Ohio Union Activities Board (OUAB), is a member of a team of professionals that supports the student leaders and general body of the main student programming entity at The Ohio State University. OUAB is responsible for offering over 200 educational, entertaining, and thought-provoking programs to the undergraduate, graduate, and professional students on the Columbus campus. The advisor for OUAB assists students with every aspect of the event booking processes including artist booking, contract negotiation, logistical event preparations, and marketing; develops meaningful working relationships with campus and community entities to offer extraordinary programs and events; advises campus traditions such as Welcome Week, Homecoming and Commencement Week; designs and conducts training for executive board and general members of OUAB; attends semi-weekly OUAB meetings; assists student leaders of programming board in developing short and long-term organizational and individual goals to achieve expressed learning outcomes; assists with conducting assessments, evaluations, and reporting on the organization; manages organizational finances; administers programming budget; performs other duties as assigned.
Additional Information for Applicants::
This position has been reposted.
Bachelor's degree in student development, higher education, or related field or an equivalent combination of education and experience; event planning experience.
Master's degree in student development, higher education or related field or an equivalent combination of education and experience; large university program planning and administrative experience; knowledge of student development theory; knowledge of and experience in working with students, staff, and alumni; demonstrated skill in working with diverse communities and cultural groups; demonstrated experience at student union.
Target Salary: $19.23 - $21.63 Hourly
Job Category: Administrative and Professional
Job Appointment (FTE%):
The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, and protected veteran status.
The Ohio State University is a dynamic community of diverse resources, where opportunity thrives and where individuals transform themselves and the world. Founded in 1870, Ohio State is a world-class public research university and the leading comprehensive teaching and research institution in the state of Ohio. With more than 63,000 students (including 57,000 in Columbus), the Wexner Medical Center, 14 colleges, 80 centers and 175 majors, the university offers its students tremendous breadth and depth of opportunity in the liberal arts, the sciences and the professions.