SBE Advisor and Success Coach

SUNY College At Plattsburgh
January 22, 2023
Offerd Salary:$50,148
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Contract Type:Open-ended
Working Time:Full time
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Search Number PJ # 7054

Title SBE Advisor and Success Coach Category Professional Department School of Business & Economics About Our College:

Situated in one of the world's most beautiful regions – SUNY Plattsburgh's main campus is on Lake Champlain between the Adirondack Mountains of New York and Green Mountains of Vermont. SUNY Plattsburgh is a vibrant, public, comprehensive college, and member of the State University of New York's (SUNY) comprehensive system of higher education committed to student- centered academic excellence. While the college enrolls more than 5,500 students in 70+ baccalaureate, certificate, and master's programs, an average class size of 22 students allows the individual attention necessary to ensure that its graduates are educated to succeed in an increasingly complex, multicultural and interdependent world.

About The Position:

The School of Business and Economics ( SBE) is internationally accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). We offer students a broad-based education with a global perspective and an emphasis on experiential learning. Reporting directly to the Dean of the School of Business and Economics, the SBE Advisor and Success Coach will be responsible for ensuring the successful recruitment, onboarding, retention, and advisement of students, especially for the online BS Accounting program. This full-time, 12-month position will collaborate with staff and offices throughout the campus including the SBE Academic Coordinator, Admissions, Academic Advising, Learning Center, Student Support Services, Technology Enhanced Learning, and Registrar. As an institution that delivers challenging and high-quality educational experiences to a diverse group of learners, the successful candidate must demonstrate an understanding of and sensitivity to diversity, inclusion, and equity-minded policies, programs, and practices.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Two (2) years minimum related professional work experience at an educational institution or equivalent
  • Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, especially Word and Excel
  • Willingness and ability to perform some travel
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong collaborative, organizational, and problem-solving skills
  • A demonstrated ability to work effectively and collegially with students, faculty, staff, and administrators
  • Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with student success/retention and/or CRM software (preference given to Starfish by Hobsons)
  • Experience with a variety of distance learning delivery platforms (preference given to Blackboard, Moodle, and Brightspace)
  • Experience with creating resources to support the success of online learners
  • Training as an Academic Personal Trainer or in Appreciative Coaching
  • About Our Community:

    The College's 256-acre campus sits on the edge of the city's downtown area. Plattsburgh is home to a variety of arts and cultural venues, including the nearly 100-year-old Strand Theatre. Our active waterfront location features a small town feel combined with the advantages and opportunities of a larger urban center. The Plattsburgh area offers excellent schools, a vast health network and elder care services, along with wide retail offerings. It is an emerging home to microbreweries, wineries, community supported agriculture and more. The campus is within easy traveling distance to Montreal, Quebec; Lake Placid, N.Y.; and Burlington, V.T.

    Salary $50,148 minimum, plus excellent benefits Closing Date Open Until Filled Yes To receive full consideration, supply all requested documents by: 01/22/2023 Special Instructions to Applicants

    Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Please include a cover letter of interest, resume/CV, one-page (maximum) statement of commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion, and contact information for three professional references. Additional information may be requested at a later step in the process. Official transcripts from an accredited institution will be required prior to employment.

    EEO Statement

    SUNY Plattsburgh is an equal opportunity employer, committed to excellence through diversity. As an equal opportunity employer and a government contractor subject to VEVRAA, SUNY Plattsburgh complies with hiring regulations regarding sex, color, religion, national origin, disability, age and veteran status.

    Pay Equity Statement

    Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at [email protected]

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  • Cover Letter/Letter of Interest
  • Resume/CV
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  • Contact Information for three references
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