SGA Advisor - Coordinator of Student Governance - The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa Alabama

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The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama

United States


Detailed Job Description

The SGA Advisor is responsible for programmatic oversight, supervision of staff, and administering the operations of the Student Government Association (SGA).

Additional Department Summary:

The SGA Advisor also has the unique opportunity to advise the SGA president and other Executive, Legislative, and Judicial members, while supporting SGA's programs and events.

Required Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree and two (2) years of experience; OR Master's degree and some experience.

Additional Required Department Minimum Qualifications:

Experience in advising student groups/organizations. The ability to work some nights and weekends.Must have valid U.S. driver's license. Must be at least 21 years of age and have an acceptable Motor Vehicle Report as determined by the insurance carrier.

Skills and Knowledge:

Knowledge of Student Development Theory, ability to plan, direct and evaluate a complex operation by using available resources to accomplish both short and long-term goals of the institution, division, and Student Government. Possess excellent oral and written communication skills applicable for a diverse population. Demonstrated leader with the ability to work in a diverse team environment. Ability to use word processing, spreadsheet, and database programs. Organizational skills, demonstrated problem-solving, ability to conduct presentations and training workshops, student programming, student leadership.

Preferred Qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree in Communication, Business /Management, or other related field and at least five (5) years of professional leadership experience in a higher education setting or a related field OR Master's degree in Education, Business Communication, Student Personnel, Higher Education, Counseling or a related field and three (3) years of professional leadership experience in a higher education setting.Mentoring experience, relationship building, developing sponsorships and partnerships for programs, advancement or alumni experience, staff supervision, and budget management experience. 58 Monthly (exempt): - Minimum - $ 37835.16 Midpoint - $ 54870.36

Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction before a hiring decision is made. EOE/AA

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status.

Keyword Phrases

  • Dean of Students
  • SGA Advisor - Coordinator of Student Governance
  • The Capstone of Higher Education
  • Student Centered Research University
  • Fostering a diverse student body & workforce
  • Student Activities
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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