Careers Center - Administrator, Office of Student Services
January 8, 2018
New York, New York
Administrator, Office of Student Services
Posting Date 1 week ago(1/7/2018 10:04 PM)
Cardozo-5th Ave & 12th St
Cardozo Law School
The Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law is a leader in legal education, located in Manhattan's Greenwich Village. The law school is renowned for its program in intellectual property, which includes the FAME Center for Fashion, Arts, Media and Entertainment Law. Cardozo Law has a long tradition of public advocacy and is the birthplace of the Innocence Project and the home of our Center for Rights and Justice. Cardozo offers a world-class faculty and encourages creative thinking and innovation in the legal profession. Cardozo provides students with a strong foundation in legal theory combined with practical hands-on experience in a variety of areas including criminal law, civil rights law, and business law. The school prides itself on creating a vibrant and warm community for faculty, staff and students.
A division of Yeshiva University, Cardozo Law School offers an excellent compensation package, and a broad range of employee benefit plans. The law school is a secular institution within a religious university and welcomes people of all religions, ethnic backgrounds, races and sexual identities.
The University offers an excellent compensation package, and a broad range of employee benefit plans, including immediate participation in the University's retirement plan. Staff members are typically eligible for four weeks paid vacation each year and a shuttle to nearby subway locations.
The position reports to the Director of Student Services & Advising. The Administrator will assist students and participate in the administration of office programs and projects.
Along with a resume, please submit a cover letter explaining your interest, relevant qualifications and salary expectations. Unfortunately, resumes alone will not be considered.
Prepare materials for law school exams and participate in administration
Manage office involvement in student health insurance program
Interact with students and assist them in resolving problems
Work with student groups and leaders
Administer events program
Assist in developing and implementing student programming
Review periodicals and mailings to identify relevant information for Dean, Director and students
Process course evaluations and other surveys
Update student guides, office materials and maintain office websites and databases
Assist directors of all departments within the Division of Student Affairs, including Office of Student Service & Advising, Office of Diversity & Inclusion, and Academic Support
Develop resources for students
Assist in preparation of ABA and NALP statistics
Manage scheduling for the office
Handle other tasks as designated by supervisor
Experience and Educational Background:
Bachelor's Degree required
Relevant experience and/or demonstrated interest in administrative work and higher education student populations required
Skills and Competencies:
Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills required
Outstanding attention to detail and superior organizational skills required
Ability to engender enthusiasm and make students feel comfortable and welcome
Outstanding computer skills, including fluency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.), comfort with database usage, and ability to learn additional applications as needed
Yeshiva University has been transforming lives for more than a century. Nowhere but here can students have a personal, small college experience while benefitting from the academic rigor of a top ranked research university. Since its inception YU has been dedicated to melding the ancient traditions of Jewish law and life with the heritage of Western civilization, and each year we celebrate as futur...e leaders make YU their home. Yeshiva University is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.