The George Mason University department of Undergraduate Education in the Office of the Provost is pleased to announce the opening of a Mason Impact Student Support Specialist position. This position will be part of the Mason Impact team and be responsible for a variety of activities supporting student involvement in Mason Impact. The position will develop new programs, expand student participation, and manage existing student programs in support of the Assistant Director of the Office of Student Scholarship, Creative Activities, and Research (OSCAR), the Director of Community Engagement and Civic Learning (CECiL), and the Office of Entrepreneurship and Innovation.
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.
Maintaining, expanding, and developing student programs and activities within Mason Impact to increase student participation;
Creating and implementing student messaging for Mason Impact activities for student walk-ins, admission and orientation events, and advisors and coaches around Mason;
Supporting the student hiring and payment process in programs such as Federal Work Study, URSP, and Summer Team Impact Projects;
Being creative and resourceful in sharing Mason Impact opportunities for students, including through the creation of social media and web-based marketing campaigns for students, and through event planning;
Serving on and leading appropriate Mason Impact and University committees, and other responsibilities as assigned.
Bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience;
Experience in creating educational programming in higher education;
Able to work well in a team as well as independently;
Strong written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills;
Proficient in Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, Powerpoint);
Experience editing websites.
Master's degree preferred;
Knowledge of GMU-specific systems such as Banner, DegreeWorks, Navigate, Handshake, and Drupal.
Salary: Commensurate with education and experience.
Location: Fairfax, VA
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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 Mason’s 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/!
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Special Instructions to Applicants:
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.
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.
Internal Number: 46594
About George Mason University
George Mason University is Virginia's largest public university located in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. With strong undergraduate and graduate degree programs in engineering, information technology, public policy, economics, visual and performing arts, life sciences and biotechnology, Mason prepares its alumni to succeed in the workforce and meet the needs of the region and the world.