Assistant Director, Student Engagement and Programming

Kentucky, United States
Salary Not Specified
Jan 12, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time

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Working Title Assistant Director, Student Engagement and Programming Department Student Engagement Compensation Title Position Number 30012600 Position Status Regular Work Schedule

Monday through Friday 8:15 – 4:30 and some additional evenings and weekends.

Hours per Week 37.5 Months per Year 12 Commitment to Inclusive Excellence

Northern Kentucky University ( NKU ) seeks excellence by enriching its educational environment and culture through the diversity of its administration, faculty and staff and by embracing inclusiveness, equity, and global awareness in all dimensions of its work. NKU is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action institution. We encourage applications by members of diverse groups and by persons with a demonstrated commitment to issues of diversity and experience in achieving goals relative to inclusive excellence.

Purpose of Position

The purpose of this position is to manage the software system and provide support to of all registered student organizations. There are about 250 of these at NKU .

Primary Responsibilities

This position will oversee all 250 registered student organizations. This person will also oversee major campus events, including Victorfest and Homecoming. The position will also coordinate all university service programming.


At least 3 years of higher education experience in programming and advising student organizations.

Must have a willingness to make decisions and exhibit sound and accurate judgement.

Strong mentoring and coaching skills and an ability to foster teamwork.

Must be able to prepare and present special projects with little or no supervision or oversight.

Ability to meet deadlines.

Must have effective interpersonal communication skills and the ability to communicate professionally both orally and in writing.

Proficiency with Microsoft Office products as well as social media platforms.

Experience with student organization management platforms to promote service events and track individual student’s service hours.

Displays an ability to learn rapidly and adapt quickly to changing situations. Can work with events involving multiple parties and ability to deal with frequent change.

Application review will begin February 1, 2021.

Minimum Education Master's Degree Preferred Education Master's Degree Minimum Experience 3 years Salary up to 43,075 Pay Grade S70
Requisition Number 2020S1299 Job Open Date 01/12/2021 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Quick Link Is this an internal only posting? Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • NKU Jobs Site
    • Inside Higher Ed
    • Employee Referral
    • Other
  2. What is the highest level of education attained?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • PHD
Documents Needed to Apply
Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  3. References
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Recommendation 1

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