Occupational Category (Staff Positions Only): Professional
Hiring Salary: Monthly-Staff
Department: Residence Life
Bachelor's degree in Student Services, Higher Education, Marketing, Public Relations or related field. Three years of full-time experience in a related field or a professional capacity. Experience with a residence life program desirable.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
Plans, organizes, and directs the daily operations and personnel within the Business Operations area of the Department of Residence Life.
Primary Responsibilities (Staff Positions Only):
Organizes, develops, and manages the Marketing and Guest Services areas within the Department of Residence Life. Formulates and recommends policies and procedures for guest services to include conferences and summer camps. Recruits, interviews, hires, trains, supervises and evaluates student staff and training and development programs for guest services. Develops department publications and manages multiple areas of marketing, such as website design, marketing campaigns, digital signage and social media communications. Makes presentations at events such as New Student Orientation and Saturdays at Sam. Works directly with students, parents, student groups, organizations, departments, alumni, vendors, and others as necessary. Prepares reports, analyses, evaluations, and proposals as required. Serves on committees as needed. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Internal Number: 26925
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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