Hampshire College, an independent, innovative, liberal arts institution and member of the Five College consortium, is accepting applications for a half-time assistant for the office of information technology.
The information technology (IT) assistant provides support for essential functions of the IT department. The IT assistant is responsible for the college-wide procurement of IT assets such as computers, software and other technology for the college; manages campus-wide software contracts and ensures compliance with software licensing agreements; assists with departmental outreach efforts and assists with maintaining social media presence; and provides support to the user support department.
An associate’s degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience required. Ideal candidate will have a minimum of three years purchasing experience preferably in an academic setting. Qualified candidates must be proficient with both Mac and Windows OS, have excellent verbal and written communication skills, organizational skills, and the ability to manage multiple priorities. Candidate must be able to lift a minimum of 25 lbs. A commitment to working with people from diverse backgrounds is essential.
This 12-month, 17.50 hour/week benefited position holds a grade 3 in the Hampshire College staff salary grading schedule. The work schedule for the IT assistant is anticipated be a minimum of 3 1/2 hours/day, 4 to 5 days/week, to equal the benefited 17.50 hours. Some flexibility with scheduling is possible. We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits program. Please submit your cover letter, resume and names/phone numbers of three professional references via our website at https://jobs.hampshire.edu/
Hampshire College is an equal opportunity institution, committed to diversity and inclusion in education and employment.