The advisor to the Ohio Union Activities Board (OUAB), is a member of a team of professionals that supports the student leaders and general body of the main student programming entity at The Ohio State University. OUAB is responsible for offering over 250 educational, entertaining, and thought provoking programs to the undergraduate, graduate, and professional students on the Columbus campus. The advisors for OUAB assists students with every aspect of the event booking processes including artist booking, contract negotiation, logistical event preparations, and marketing; develops meaningful working relationships with campus and community entities to offer extraordinary programs and events; advises campus traditions such as Welcome Week, Homecoming and Commencement Week; coordinates and supports our graduate and professional student programming initiatives, designs and conducts training for executive board and general members of OUAB; attends semi-weekly OUAB meetings; assists student leaders of programming board in developing short and long-term organizational and individual goals to achieve expressed learning outcomes; assists with conducting assessments, evaluations, and reporting on the organization; manages organizational finances; administers programming budget; performs other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience. 2 years of relevant experience required. 2-4 years of relevant experience preferred.
Masters degree in student development, higher education or related field or an equivalent combination of education and experience; large university program planning and administrative experience; Knowledge of student development theory; Knowledge of and experience in working with students, staff, and alumni; Demonstrated skill in working with diverse communities and cultural groups; Demonstrated experience at student union.
The salary range for this position is $35,568 - $46,800.
Ohio State is focused on enhancing the health and safety of our community. Therefore, the university is requiring every student, faculty and staff member to be compliant with Ohio States COVID-19 vaccine requirement.
By the start of employment, all newly hired employees must receive at least the first dose of a two-dose series or a single dose of a one-dose series COVID-19 vaccination. Individuals who choose a two-dose series vaccination must receive the second dose within 45 days of their start date. Proof of vaccination will be required at time of hire.
Candidates may request a medical or religious exemption from the vaccination requirement. Campus employees may also request an exemption for personal reasons. Ohio State Wexner Medical Center, College of Medicine or OSUP Employees are not eligible for personal exemptions. All exemptions are subject to Ohio States approval and subject to change, including revocation, due to legal and regulatory requirements.
The Ohio State University is a dynamic community of diverse resources, where opportunity thrives and where individuals transform themselves and the world. Founded in 1870, Ohio State is a world-class public research university and the leading comprehensive teaching and research institution in the state of Ohio. With more than 63,000 students (including 57,000 in Columbus), the Wexner Medical Center, 14 colleges, 80 centers and 175 majors, the university offers its students tremendous breadth and depth of opportunity in the liberal arts, the sciences and the professions.