Study Away Advisor

  • New York University
  • New York, NY
  • Mar 21, 2019
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Job Description

Posting Number 2019-5825
Location US-NY-New York
Posted Date 2019-03-19
Union N/A
School/Division Global Programs (WS1750)
Department Name : Global Programs Student Support and Services
FT/PT Full-Time

Position Summary

The Advisor for Global Programs position contributes to the vision of the Office of Global Programs by providing a high level of student services for matriculated and non-matriculated students engaged in NYU's Global network. This role is responsible for but not limited to providing admission and enrollment, academic, career, financial aid, cultural awareness, travel planning, and personal advising to students; representing and marketing NYU Global Programs to potential students at on-campus and off-campus events; cultivating relationships with students, parents and college advisors to encourage a positive response and interest in enrolling at NYU Global Programs; reviewing and evaluating students' admission applications to achieve University, geographic, and departmental enrollment targets by encouraging qualified students to apply; and contributing as part of the Global Programs Enrollment and Student Services team.


Required Education:
Bachelors degree

Preferred Education:
Masters Degree in Higher Education, International Education/Relations, or related field

Required Experience:
2 years admissions or related student services experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred Experience:
Experience working in student advising, recruitment and promotions/marketing, or student services/student life.

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Solid administrative skills (including strong background in Microsoft Office suite), excellent interpersonal, public speaking, and writing skills. Comfort with handling sensitive situations and/or people. Ability to professionally interact with students, parents, faculty, staff and administrators, and solve complex interdepartmental issues. Ability to promote the University and to work independently as well as part of a team. Broad understanding of academic and international programs, ability to form relationships with key colleagues across campus. Valid driver's license. Ability to work evenings, weekends, and travel independently.

Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Familiarity with PeopleSoft or another student information system, Comfort using Excel for data review and reporting, Experience with Content Management Systems a plus. Time spent living, learning, or travelling internationally and experience with cultural adjustment. Valid passport.

Additional Information

EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity