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Background Check Statement:
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Eligibility for Employment:
Proper documentation of identity and eligibility for employment will be required before the hiring process can be completed.
Demonstrated knowledge and experience with student programming.
Demonstrated experience with Appalachian students, staff, systems and procedures.
Experience with Drupal, Banner, Access, Excel and/or Dashboard
2-5 years of business, professional and/or higher education work experience or equivalent.
Demonstrated organizational and event management skills.
Demonstrated experience with marketing and designing print materials.
Excellent interpersonal and oral and written communication skills.
Valid driver’s license is required.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Serve as Walker Fellows Ambassadors advisor providing advice and guidance and acting as the primary resource person for all WCOB requirements of the club. In addition, resolve issues confronting the group, monitor financial status, and records, provide training and support for all members.
Design, develop and deploy all mentoring programs run through the Center as well as provide individual mentoring to select groups of students.
Lead signature student event, Walker Business Connections on an annual basis.
Counsel high school students on university and major selection through Open House, college tours and other programs.
Conceptualize, manage and deliver student orientation and training sessions for freshmen entering each year.
Train and supervise undergraduate students and graduate assistants.
Schedule and coordinate all SLC class and club presentations.
Conceptualize, design and manage the Center's brand, advertising, and marketing materials (printed, online and programmatic).
Manage Center facilities.
Prior experience with career and/or leadership development at the university level.
Appalachian State University, located in Boone, North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, prepares students to lead purposeful lives as engaged global citizens who understand their responsibilities in creating a sustainable future for all. The transformational Appalachian experience promotes a spirit of inclusion that brings people together in inspiring ways to acquire and create knowledge, to grow h...olistically, to act with passion and determination, and embrace diversity and difference. Appalachian enrolls about 18,000 students, has a low faculty-to-student ratio and offers more than 150 undergraduate and graduate majors. It is one of 16 universities in the University of North Carolina system.