Program Coordinator for the Leadership Institute

California, United States
Salary Not Specified
Jun 10, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time

Posting Details

Job Title Program Coordinator for the Leadership Institute Posting Number S950P Classification Title

This position provides administrative assistance to the executive director of the Leadership Institute, directs the operations of events, and supports the PhD program in leadership studies by performing the following duties

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
1. Assist with the recruitment and retention of PhD students and candidates by providing proactive and timely communication.
2. Monitor and advise students on their respective progress on the program requirements (e.g., comps, IRB, research proposal, dissertation) and upcoming requirements.
3. Coordinate the planning and the scheduling of classes, faculty, dissertation committee assignments, comprehensive exams, and summer residences.
4. Coordinate the PhD colloquiums and faculty workshops and training.
5. Host onsite select PhD events with students and faculty (e.g., student colloquiums, orientations, summer residences).
6. Assists with the design and development of program documents and materials.
7. Oversee web pages and social media for the PhD program and LI.
8. Assist with the LI objectives.
9. Manages calendar for LI deans and schedules appointments and interviews.
10. Screens incoming calls and correspondence for LI deans and responds independently when possible.
11. Maintains department confidential files, documents and records including student files as assigned.
12. Compiles year to date budget expenditures, processes requisitions, reimbursements, and summary sheets.
13. Composes and prepares confidential correspondence, reports, and other complex documents

Supervisory Responsibilities

This position could be responsible for assigning work and/or giving direction to part-time Student Workers, in order to complete office work assignments.

Other Knowledge Skills and Abilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
 Skill in the use of personal computers and related software applications.
 Ability to make administrative and procedural decisions and judgments on sensitive, confidential issues.
 A thorough knowledge of: Business English and arithmetic; general office methods, procedures, and practices.
 Ability to plan, develop, and coordinate multiple projects.
 Ability to read and write at a level appropriate to the duties of the position.
 Ability to use independent judgment and to manage and impart confidential information.
 Ability to gather data, compile information, and prepare reports.
 Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a diverse faculty, staff, and student body.
 Ability to supervise and train staff, including organizing, prioritizing, and scheduling work assignments.
 Strong organizational skills and detailed oriented.
 Ability to maintain confidentiality.
 Excellent telephone courtesy knowledge and experience.
 Ability to coordinate and organize meetings and/or special events.
 Knowledge of standard budgeting and expenditure control procedures and documentation.
 Ability to interpret, adapt, and apply guidelines and procedures.
 Ability to make administrative/procedural decisions and judgments.
 Skill in examining and re-engineering operations and procedures, formulating policy, and developing and implementing new strategies and procedures.
 Ability to create, compose, and edit written materials.
 Ability to develop and maintain recordkeeping systems and procedures.
 Ability to resolve customer complaints and concerns.
 Ability to investigate and analyze information and to draw conclusions.

Education and/or Experience

Bachelor’s degree from four-year college or university; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Open Date 06/10/2021 Remove from Web Open Until Filled Special Instructions to Applicants Nondiscrimination Statement

State and Federal law permit California Baptist University to discriminate on the basis of religion in order to fulfill its purpose. The University does not discriminate contrary to either State or Federal law.

Quick Link to Posting Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you a Christian?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you attend church regularly?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. If no, please explain (required):

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Are you both familiar with and not in conflict with the fundamental doctrines and practices of the California Southern Baptist Convention as stated in the Baptist Faith and Message dated June 14, 2000? (Please see above link for more information)
    • Yes (I am familiar and not in conflict)
    • No (I am in conflict or not familiar)
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