Asst Director for Orion LLC

Virginia Tech   Blacksburg, VA   Full-time     Health Care Provider
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Posted on July 14, 2021

Job Description

The Assistant Director provides administrative support for the science students in the Orion Living Learning Community (LLC) and for the Orion Director. Duties include: managing budgets, placing orders, collecting receipts, coordinating Orion student and leadership housing, interacting with incoming students at summer orientations, attending student leadership meetings, assessing events and attendance. Event planning responsibilities include reserving rooms and venues for events, planning catering, and processing receipts, and managing responsibilities of students hosting the events. The Assistant Director will help process and assess applications to the LLC (from entering freshmen) and to leadership positions (from older students) in the LLC.

Required Qualifications

B.S. in a STEM field or equivalent training and/or experience. Strong organization and time management skills. Event planning experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Administrative support experience in an academic or professional office environment. Experience with academic and student affairs projects, such as living learning communities and first year experience courses. Experience working with undergraduate students.

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Salary Information

18 per hour

Review Date

July 23, 2021

Additional Information

The successful Candidate will be required to have a criminal conviction check

About Virginia Tech

Dedicated to its motto, Ut Prosim (That I May Serve), Virginia Tech pushes the boundaries of knowledge by taking a hands-on, transdisciplinary approach to preparing scholars to be leaders and problem-solvers. A comprehensive land-grant institution that enhances the quality of life in Virginia and throughout the world, Virginia Tech is an inclusive community dedicated to knowledge, discovery, and creativity. The university offers more than 280 majors to a diverse enrollment of more than 36,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students in eight undergraduate colleges, a school of medicine, a veterinary medicine college, Graduate School, and Honors College. The university has a significant presence across Virginia, including the Innovation Campus in Northern Virginia; the Health Sciences and Technology Campus in Roanoke; sites in Newport News and Richmond; and numerous Extension offices and research centers. A leading global research institution, Virginia Tech conducts more than $500 million in research annually.

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