Advertised Summary Job Description: Reporting to the Assistant Dean for Diversity and Inclusion, the incumbent will oversee and manage the events planned by the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, including workshops, trainings, supportive spaces, listening sessions and co-sponsorship of events with the School's student caucuses, faculty and other administrative offices. The incumbent will also provide administrative support to the Assistant Dean for Diversity and Inclusion.
General Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree or its equivalent required. 2-4 years of related experience required, particularly with event and project management experience.
Additional Specific Minimum Qualifications: Must have superior interpersonal, organizational, written, oral communication and analytic skills. Event management and execution experience is required and the ability to work evenings and some weekends is expected. Demonstrated accuracy in handling detail work and excellent follow-through required. Must be able to work under pressure on concurrent projects with frequent interruptions and minimal supervision. Ability to exercise excellent judgment, to be innovative and to understand the importance of CSSW and University governance and policy is required. Ability to develop relationships with the broader Columbia community is essential.
Must be able to work with a diverse student body, faculty and administrators. Ability to prioritize and triage varying degrees of student issues or concerns.
As a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and the Council of Ivy Group Presidents (Ivy League), it is imperative that members of the Columbia University community, in all matters related to the intercollegiate athletics program, exhibit the highest professional standards and ethical behavior with regard to adherence to NCAA, Conference, University, and Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education rules and regulations.
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Internal Number: 126_174185
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