Tufts Seniors – what are you doing next year?

We have a position available for a Program Assistant for the 2011-2012 academic year. The deadline for applications is SOON — April 1st — so you should apply NOW! Here are some of the specs:

This position is a full-time, 9.5 month position with pay and benefits starting in mid-August 2011 and ending by the end of May 2012. This position provides a recent graduate with a unique opportunity to work, in a collaborative fashion, as part of the Ex College staff. He or she will learn — from the inside — about the complex processes of an innovative academic unit.

The person in this job should have an interest in becoming involved in all aspects of the Experimental College. Responsibilities are varied and include:

Ø  Providing support in the day-to-day operations of the department

Ø  Taking a lead role in planning, creation, and implementation of PR/marketing

Ø  Coordinating the semi-annual review of between 80 and 100 teaching proposals

Ø  Overseeing the scheduling of audio-visual and filmmaking equipment and AV-equipped classrooms

Ø  Assisting in the planning and execution of special projects.

Please Note: the Program Assistant is also a member of the Board of the Experimental College which meets most weeks on Tuesday, 4:00-5:30 p.m.

The ideal candidate should have a high energy level and be a “team player.” He or she should also have excellent organizational skills, strong writing ability, marketing/PR experience, solid computer skills, and an ability to relate well to students, faculty, and administrators. Experience in program planning preferred. Familiarity with desktop publishing, graphics, or design software is a plus.

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