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Boston University ASSISTANT DIRECTOR, Masters & PhD Center, Questrom School of Business in BOSTON, Massachusetts

The Assistant Director will have primary responsibility for the program management of the MSMS program including but not limited to: operations, event planning and student services. Reporting to the Associate Director of Masters & PhD Center and working closely with the faculty leadership of the MSMS program as well as the career lead(s) for the MSMS program, this position will be responsible for maintaining and enhancing the student experience. Responsibilities include, program management and administration, coordination with program career team, corporate partners, managing operations and budgets, student events and community building. As a member of the Masters & PhD Center, the Assistant Director will share in the planning and execution of Masters & PhD Center sponsored events throughout the year including and not limited to program orientations, commencement, coordination of other events to enhance graduate student engagement in all programs, administrative and on the ground support for field seminars, and serving as an advisor for student organizations as needed. The Assistant Director will support other MS programs as needed.

The Questrom School of Business believes that the cultural and social diversity of our faculty, staff, and students is vitally important to the distinction and excellence of our research and academic programs. To that, we are especially eager to have join our ranks a colleague who supports our institutional commitment to ensuring BU is inclusive, equitable, diverse, and a place where all constituents can thrive. The Questrom School of Business seeks to continue diversifying our faculty, student and staff ranks, recognizing that diversity of experience and thought deepens the intellectual endeavor.

Required Skills

Master's Degree preferred, strong oral and written communication skills, flexibility, growth mind set, ability to work collaboratively as part of multiple teams, proficiency in Microsoft Office and one to three years of experience in program management or student services.

This position is eligible for Boston University's generous benefits package including health, dental, life insurance, tuition remission, paid time off, and so much more!

Please note all newly hired staff and faculty, will need to be in compliance with Boston University’s COVID-19 Vaccination and Booster Requirement (https://www.bu.edu/hr/hr-covid-19-resources/vaccine-required-for-faculty-and-staff/) within 30 days of date of hire. You must upload your vaccine documentation or request a medical or religious exemption (instructions (https://www.bu.edu/hr/hr-covid-19-resources/upload-your-covid-vaccination-documentation/) ). For further information on the University’s response to COVID-19, please visit the Back2BU site (https://www.bu.edu/back2bu/) .

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

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