In order to be considered for this position, please demonstrate basic qualifications are met. Applicants MUST submit a cover letter in addition to their resume in order for their application to be reviewed.
This seasonal position (October through May) is a two-year term appointment.
The Admissions, Financial Aid, and Student Employment Office of Harvard College is committed to the values of diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging. In order to recruit and admit a diverse class, as well as support students' equitable access to educational experiences, we strive toward Harvard University's goal of inclusive excellence. We affirm that a rich learning and working environment can only result from a diverse community where all are supported in being their authentic, true selves and empowered to contribute fully to our shared goals and achievements.
Salary Grade: 055
Union: 00 - Non Union, Exempt or Temporary
Should possess strong customer service and communication skills in order to represent the College effectively to secondary schools and prospective applicants.
Must work well under pressure, and possess strong time management and organizational skills to meet deadlines,; independent initiative, excellent judgment, and the ability to keep information confidential.
Proficiency with office productivity and collaboration software, as well as business applications, a must.
Application review is conducted online, sometimes remotely; each reader is expected to have reliable Internet access.
Problem solving skills, including specifically: the ability to develop and analyze options/hypotheses objectively.
Communication skills (both written and verbal), including specifically: the ability to make presentations to large groups of students, parents and alumni/ae.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 54536BR
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