SUNY Empire State College’s School for Graduate Studies is currently seeking applicants for the position of Staff Assistant for Graduate Student Services at our Coordinating Center located in Saratoga Springs, NY.
The selected incumbent will serve as a member of the student and academic services team. Primary responsibility will be in the area of facilitating pursuit of degree program, master’s thesis processing, academic records processing and the review of files in preparation for graduation clearance. This involves regular communication with students, faculty members and staff in various offices across the college.
Additionally, the individual filling this position will function as a member of the student and academic services team and will be cross trained in other areas so as to provide support to the team when necessary. These other areas include but are not limited to registration, appeals, and miscellaneous student issues.
Bachelor’s degree; administrative experience of a minimum of 2 years in higher education; excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills; demonstrated ability to maintain confidentiality and exercise discretion in sensitive communications; ability to organize, prioritize, problem-solve, collaborate and work independently; and familiarity with MS Office products.
Master’s degree, experience using Access, Excel, and Datatel.
Rank/Salary: Low $40,000, depending on qualifications
Applications Due By: March 22, 2013.
The college actively seeks to build a culturally diverse faculty and staff and offers multicultural learning and work environments. Empire State College supports all efforts to enrich our community through a steadfast commitment to excellence through diversity. Empire State College is an AA/EEO/IRCA/ADA employer.
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