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Application Review Date The First Review Date for this job is: January 23, 2019.
Departmental Overview The Evening & Weekend MBA (EWMBA) Program Office is responsible for providing student services and academic support for students in the EWMBA program at the Haas School of Business. The EWMBA program is three years in length and is designed to provide working professionals with access to the Berkeley MBA in an evening and weekend format.
Bachelor's degree in related area and/or equivalent experience.
Advanced knowledge of advising and counseling techniques.
Skills in monitoring/assessing people, processes or services, to make improvements.
Skills in persuasion, negotiation, and and emotional intelligence.
Ability in problem identification, reasoning, ability to develop original ideas to solve problems, leadership.
Interpersonal skills; multicultural competencies; ability to work with diverse populations.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including demonstrated effectiveness in public speaking.
Strong organizational, problem solving, and project management skills. Flexibility and initiative in seeking service improvements and procedural efficiency.
Proven ability to manage staff and be a good team player.
Ability to work with objectivity and discretion in relating to students, faculty, and staff.
Ability to travel and represent program externally.
Demonstrated proficiency in Word, Powerpoint, Excel, and Google Productivity Suite applications.
MBA or relevant graduate degree.
Experience in higher education student services or admissions and/or relevant corporate experience (e.g., marketing, operations, recruiting).
Experience in event planning.
Experience working in education at the graduate level and/or experience working with professional, executive clientele.
Familiarity with MBA programs/students.
Experience working in a corporate environment and/or an understanding of industries and functions of MBA applicants.
Knowledge of University-specific computer application programs and knowledge of University and departmental principles and procedures involved in risk assessment and evaluating risks as to likelihood and consequences.
Salary & Benefits Annual Salary: Up to $86,100.00
For information on the comprehensive benefits package offered by the University visit:
How to Apply Please submit your cover letter and resume as a single attachment when applying.
Conviction History Background This is a designated position requiring fingerprinting and a background check due to the nature of the job responsibilities. Berkeley does hire people with conviction histories and reviews information received in the context of the job responsibilities. The University reserves the right to make employment contingent upon successful completion of the background check.
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