Department: Graduate and Continuing Education Enrollment Services
FLSA Status: Exempt Shift: Primarily first Position Status: Full-time, 12 month
The Veterans Services Coordinator is the University's first point of contact to provide services and coordinate resources for current and prospective student veterans and beneficiaries. The Coordinator serves as a key member of the Graduate and Continuing Education Enrollment Services team by assisting in developing and implementing military, veteran, and beneficiary recruitment, retainment and service delivery plans that support the University's overall enrollment goals and commitment to educating student veterans.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
The ideal candidate will have extensive knowledge of DOD and DVA educational benefits for veterans and their dependents. S/he will possess a bachelor's degree. Experience in a college/university setting is a plus. The ideal candidate will possess strong organizational, time-management, and interpersonal skills, and be able to work independently.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Computer proficiency with experience in Microsoft Office is required. Ability to analyze and interpret professional journals and governmental regulations is a plus. Ability to present and respond to questions from groups of administrators, co-workers, students, and faculty is a plus. Must be able to calculate percentages, financial data, and figures.
Interested candidates can send application and/or resume to: Mercyhurst University, Attn: Human Resources, 501 E. 38th Street, Erie, PA 16546 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please, no phone inquiries.
Mercyhurst does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, citizenship status, ancestry, national or ethnic origin, age, familial status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic or because of any individual’s legally protected activities. Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States. Mercyhurst is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that encourages members of diverse groups to apply.