Associates degree in business, management, finance, accounting, marketing, counseling or a related field. Three years of experience in higher education, financial services, or a related field. Experience in an environment dealing with financial literacy education, financial counseling, and giving presentations preferred. Experience developing and implementing programs, activities, promotions, or special events in higher education desired. A combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities could be considered.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
Coordinates, maintains, and supervises the Student Money Management Center (SMMC) peer counseling program. Facilitates the implementation of programming and other activities within the SMMC.
Primary Responsibilities (Staff Positions Only):
Coordinates, maintains, and supervises the Student Money Management Center (SMMC) peer counseling program. Conducts and coordinates presentations, workshops and seminars on personal finance topics for the university community. Conducts professional personal finance counseling sessions with Sam Houston State University (SHSU) students. Conducts and coordinates trainings, workshops, and meetings involving the SMMC. Develops and coordinates services, programs, policies and procedures, promotions, scheduling of special events, and online outreach efforts for the SMMC. Coordinates and schedules educational outreach programs. Develops marketing plans for the SMMC's services. Serves as department representative for internal and external meetings and presentations. Aids with drafting grant proposals for special funding. Assists the Assistant Director of the Student Money Management Center with the assessment of the center's educational efforts. Assists with hiring student employees and graduate assistants. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Internal Number: 26486
About Sam Houston State University
For more than 140 years, Sam Houston State University (SHSU) has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The measure of a Life is its Service," echoes across SHSU's eight colleges and beyond campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. SHSU is an inclusive institution whose mission is to provide high quality education, scholarship, and service to student and to regional, state, national and international constituencies.
SHSU offers over 90 bachelor degree programs, over 55 masters and 11 doctoral programs, including the nation’s first PhD in Forensic Science, SHSU offers an exceptional college experience. SHSU is classified as a "Doctoral Research University" by the Carnegie Commission on Higher Education. The Chronicle of Higher Education named Sam Houston State University among the nation's best universities to work for in nine consecutive years "Great Colleges to Work For" survey results.
SHSU is a university that thinks big but feels small. With a student population of over 21,500 students, SHSU prides itself with creating a close community. Located in the "piney wood" region of East Texas,... Huntsville is less than an hour's drive north of Houston, which enables the university community to maintain a small town atmosphere with easy access to the nation's fourth largest metropolitan area.
Sam Houston State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Plan Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace.
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