The Assistant provides leadership, strategic planning, and administrative support for the Vice President and the Advancement Office, and assists in the management of the Vice President’s portfolio, including all levels of communication and relationship-building and serves as the key person in outreach to the Board of Trustees and the President’s Office. The Assistant to the Vice President is a full-time employee in the University Advancement division of Arcadia University and reports directly to the Vice President.
Arcadia University is a top-ranked private university in Greater Philadelphia and promises a distinctly global, integrative, and personal learning experience that prepares students to contribute and lead in a diverse and dynamic world. A national leader in study abroad and international education, Arcadia has been named #1 in undergraduate study abroad participation by the Institute of International Education’s Open Doors Report for the past seven years. Approximately 3,900 students attend Arcadia, and the University’s 2,500 undergraduate students choose from more than 65 fields of study.
Applications must be submitted online through Arcadia's Human Resources portal to receive full consideration. Please do not email application materials to hiring manager.
For additional information and to apply, please visit: https://careers-arcadia.icims.com/jobs/ and submit a cover letter, resume and names and phone numbers of three professional references.
Application review will begin immediately. Posting will be removed from the website once we've established a sufficient talent pool for consideration.
Arcadia University seeks candidates of diverse cultural backgrounds and abilities. Arcadia University encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. All offers of employment are conditional based on successful completion of a background check.
Administrative Support for the University Advancement Committee
Received: The Assistant to the Vice President will report to the Vice President of Advancement.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Critical Thinking or Problem Solving
Experience in a higher education environment.
Knowledge of Raiser's Edge