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Academic Advisor

Company: Kansas State University
Location: Manhattan
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Job Description:

Academic Advisor

Department: 3670025012 Business Adminstration Ins Sp

Job no: 513254

Employment type: Staff Full Time (Unclassified - Regular)

Location: Manhattan, Kansas

Categories: Academic Advising / Support, Business / Accounting / Finance

Pay Grade: 08A

About This Role:

The College of Business Administration at Kansas State University is seeking to fill a full-time regular position in academic advising. The college has a centralized advising model with 7 advisors who serve approximately 2,500 undergraduates. The advising team's overarching mission is to enhance student success by providing individualized and comprehensive advising services that meet the needs of diverse student populations. The academic advisors work very closely with the college's career development staff and academic departments.

Why Join Us:

Our goal is to provide excellent undergraduate and graduate degree programs that will prepare students to become successful business professionals in an increasingly diverse and interconnected workplace. The College's comparative advantage derives from a strong, inclusive family culture, a diverse and well-qualified student population, a faculty committed to high-quality research and teaching, dedicated staff, and strong support from alumni and the business community. The College is accredited by AACSB in both business administration and accounting.
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Kansas State University offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, paid time off - vacation, sick, and holidays. To see what benefits are available, please visit:

We Support Diversity and Inclusion:

Kansas State University embraces diversity and inclusion. The university actively seeks individuals who foster a collegial environment and cooperative interactions with coworkers, students, and others. The University is dedicated to promoting the

What You'll Need to Succeed:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree and one year of relevant experience.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Master's Degree in College Student Development, Business or related field.
    • Experience in academic advising in higher education environment.
    • Experience working with diverse student populations in higher education.
    • Experience working with first generation students in higher education.
    • Ability to work independently as well as in a team setting.
    • Evidence of excellent written and oral communication skills.
    • Flexible and adaptive to changes in programs, processes, polices and work assignments.
    • Experience with student information systems such as Oracle-People Soft (KSIS and DARS), SSC-Navigate (Student Success Collaborative) or comparable systems.
    • Commitment to understanding one's own experiences and perspectives as well as the experiences and perspectives of diverse others in an effort to cultivate strong relationships and collaboration.

      Other Requirements:

      • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment

        How to Apply:

        Please submit the following documents:

      • Resume
      • Cover Letter
      • Information for three professional references.

        Screening of Applications Begins:

        Immediately and continues until position is filled. For best consideration, apply by 07/11/2022.

        Anticipated Hiring Salary Range:

        $41,000 - $46,000

        Equal Employment Opportunity:

        Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees.

        Background Screening Statement:

        In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.

        Advertised: Jun 17, 2022 Central Daylight Time

        Applications close: Open until filled

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