This position fills the role of junior-level project manager for Business Development and provides confidential clerical, office, and administrative support to the Vice President of Admissions & Business Development in a well-organized and timely manner. Given the broad and complex scope of the responsibilities in the department, this position plays an integral role in the departments’ overall productivity and success.
Junior Project Manager
Essential Job Functions
Assistant to the Vice President for Admissions & Business Development
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty mentioned satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
Education and Experience
A Bachelor’s degree in business or project management, or equivalent experience is preferred. Two to three years of relevant administrative, office, and general project management experience is required.
Ability to read, write, hear, speak, see and communicate effectively. Ability to operate basic office equipment to include, photocopier, fax machine, adding machine, computer equipment, DVD player, display monitors and the like. Position is largely sedentary. Occasional lifting of office supplies, booklets, etc. is necessary.
Admissions and Business Development interacts with the entire Hillsdale College audience including guests and constituents. A neat appearance and a pleasant relationship that is supportive of the College mission is essential. This relationship needs to be supportive and professional, while maintaining confidentiality as needed.
Code of Commitment
Be a good representative of Hillsdale College to promote the liberal arts, the College’s original Articles of Association and operating principles stated in the Staff Code of Commitment. The Mission Statement should be considered in all aspects of the position.