USVI SEAS Islands Alliance Program Coordinator

University of the Virgin Islands
February 10, 2023
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Offerd Salary:$40,800
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Contract Type:Open-ended
Working Time:Full time
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Classification Information

Classification Description Professional

FLSA Status Exempt

Position Information

Position Title USVI SEAS Islands Alliance Program Coordinator

Position Number 121337 Department Center for Marine and Environmental Studies Job Description

The USVI SEAS Islands Alliance Program Coordinator will provide program management support for daily activities associated with the SEAS Islands Alliance and affiliated programs. The SEAS Islands Alliance is a 5-year program to increase diversity, equity, and inclusion in the marine and environmental sciences in the U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, and Guam, funded by the National Science Foundation, now at the start of Year 4. Duties include managing budgets, tracking expenses, office administration and activity organization tasks, managing procurement card purchases, assisting with program travel and student employment requisitions, public relations and recruiting activities, data entry, participation in program working groups, participant support, and assistance with reporting

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant field
  • Must possess excellent verbal and written skills
  • Superior organizational skills
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Ability to work well in multidisciplinary teams and be detail oriented.
  • Proven interpersonal skills with cross-cultural experience providing complex administrative support in a high-profile environment with tact and diplomacy.
  • Experience managing a budget with multiple deadlines.
  • Ability to present ideas in professional yet user-friendly language.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work across teams and with various projects and constituencies.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure.
  • Proven office administration and customer service skills.
  • Working knowledge of office processes, business policy development, and related computer software and electronic communications tools.
  • Has already completed or has the ability to obtain, CITI human subject research completion for UVI.
  • Experience managing or creating high-quality content for professional media relations.
  • Project includes communications with collaborators across time zones therefore able to work outside typical work hours is necessary.
  • Demonstrate the ability to work independently, and have interpersonal skills to comfortably interface with diverse project members, partners, and students.
  • Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree or equivalent experience;
  • Experience with federally-funded programs or University programs;
  • Experience in grant administration and reporting
  • Data management experience.
  • Experience in higher education, STEM, and diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) efforts
  • Experience working with island communities
  • Physical Demands

  • Must be self-motivated.
  • Must have the ability to be professional and composed at all times.
  • Must have the ability to sit and work at a computer for extended periods of time.
  • Work environment: The noise level in the work environment will be moderate
  • Some work duties may occur outside typical work day hours because of time differences across project partners
  • Posting Details

    Posting Details

    Posting Number P128

    Location St. Thomas Position Type Full Time Number of Vacancies- part time Posted Salary $40,800 Advertised Job Duties

    The USVI SEAS Islands Alliance Program Coordinator will provide program management support for daily activities associated with the SEAS Islands Alliance and affiliated programs. The SEAS Islands Alliance is a 5-year program to increase diversity, equity, and inclusion in the marine and environmental sciences in the U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, and Guam, funded by the National Science Foundation, now at the start of Year 4. Duties include managing budgets, tracking expenses, office administration and activity organization tasks, managing procurement card purchases, assisting with program travel and student employment requisitions, public relations and recruiting activities, data entry, participation in program working groups, participant support, and assistance with reporting

    Open Date 01/13/2023 Close Date 02/10/2023 Special Instructions to Applicant

    Email is the preferred method of communicating with applicants at the University of Virgin Islands. You will be required to supply your email address during the application process.

    AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT (ADA) ACCOMMODATION:

    In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, anyone who needs an ADA accommodation for the purposes of employment should contact the Human Resources Office at (340)693-1410.

    For information about relocating to the US Virgin Islands, please visit the Virgin Islands Moving Center at: www. vimovingcenter.com

    Internal or Externally Advertised? External

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    Minimum Requests 1 Maximum Requests 3 Last Day a Reference Provider Can Submit Reference 02/10/2023

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