The purpose of Assistant Director of Student Activities is to serve Baylor University and the student body by building community-minded servants and leaders in its membership and entrusting them with the responsibility of accomplishing the tasks of recruiting qualified students, raising scholarship funds and building goodwill among alumni and students.
This position provides leadership development and management of Student Foundation volunteer members recruited each year. These students work with the Assistant Director in building relationships with Student Foundation donors, including the Student Foundation Scholarship Endowment, educating current students about philanthropy, encouraging their support of Baylor, and promoting goodwill among students through campus events and awarding scholarships.
A Bachelors degree, four years of relevant work experience, and an active Christian faith are required. A Masters degree and seven years of relevant work experience are strongly preferred.
Provide support and serve as the principal advisor to volunteer members through advising, training, program development, budget management, and program assessment
Oversee recruitment, selection, development, and training for a diverse community of student leaders
Assist members in coordinating, budgeting, and scheduling of all special events including Bearathon, Thanksgiving Dinner, and scholarship dinners
Coordinate and assist work of the committees to facilitate, train, lead, and administer student goals set by Student Foundation
Oversee the business, including reservations, for the Ed Crenshaw Student Foundation Center
Develop strategy for Senior Class Gift including, but not limited to, fundraising initiatives, project identification, and project execution
Expand knowledge and understanding of philanthropy and generosity for student organizations, Student Foundation scholarship recipients, and the membership of the organization
Prepare and maintain budgets. Oversee budget development, monitor monthly financial statements, and ensure compliance with University policies and procedures
What You Can Expect
As part of the Baylor family, eligible employees receive a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, and vision insurance, generous time off, tuition remission, and outstanding automatic retirement contributions. Baylor has a comprehensive benefits plan that supports you and your family’s wellbeing and allows you to be a part of the life of a vibrant and active college campus. To learn more, go to Baylor Benefits & Advantages.
About Baylor Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant’s religion as a selection criterion. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply. EEO/M/F/Vets/Disabled