The Sawyer Business School Graduate Programs Office is excited to
announce an opportunity to work with a stellar team of staff and
faculty who make a positive impact on students lives and their
educational pursuits. Are you passionate about leveraging data to
inform strategies and initiatives? Are you committed to creating a
diverse, equitable and inclusive student engagement experience? The
Associate Director for Graduate Operations and Student Engagement
at the Sawyer Business School (SBS) plays a crucial role in
supporting the entire SBS Graduate Programs portfolio. This role
has direct responsibility and oversight of four major areas of
responsibility: cross-program administrative initiatives; data
analysis; student engagement and retention strategies; and
admissions and marketing.
Within the four major areas of responsibilities the emphasis of the
role will focus on 1. collecting and analyzing data to inform
strategy and process efficiencies; 2. assessing the needs of a
graduate student population while developing and implementing a
comprehensive student engagement and retention strategy; and 3.
building relationships internally and externally resulting in
shared outcomes in support of the SBS Graduate Programs
Bachelor Degree with 2-3 years of relevant experience.
Experience in a University/College setting in a graduate programs
office and/or managing programs is advantageous.
Excellent skills in data analysis, marketing and event
Proficiency in Microsoft Office including database management and
advanced excel required.
A student-centered approach to work and commitment to equity-minded
practices and supporting students from diverse backgrounds.
Excellent communication, time management, organizational and
Self-starter, ability to work independently and to assume a
leadership role when necessary.
Standard hours of this position are 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, M-F. Hybrid
position requires on campus representation a minimum of 2-3 days
per week, however ability to keep flexible hours to support program
objectives, including some evening and weekends, is necessary.
May require travel locally and domestically.