The Assistant Director is responsible for advisement of the associated students of Loyola Marymount University and all affiliated members and committees and will support and assist in the coordination and implantation of programs and services provided by the Ignatian Leadership Institute. This position will advance the effectiveness of the student government, oversee all campus wide programming, promote and enhance leadership development opportunities, and monitor the fiscal management of the ASLMU and Leadership Programs budget.
Typically a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience. Master's degree in student development in higher education preferred. The incumbent will be expected to continue upgrading knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to keep abreast of regulation/policy changes.
Minimum 3 years student government or program board advisement and experience in progressively responsible positions.
Demonstrated knowledge in the areas of student development, program coordination, student leader advisement, parliamentary procedure, leadership development, conflict management, mediation, group dynamics, and fiscal management.
Ability to work long hours, often including weeknight and weekend hours.
Exemplary communication skills (both written and oral) evidenced by a background in preparing comprehensive reports and executive summaries incorporating complex, highly technical information.
Highly developed organizational and leadership skills.
Demonstrated computer competency and preferably knowledgeable of Microsoft systems.
Founded in 1911, LMU is a premier Catholic university rooted in the Jesuit and Marymount traditions. Our enrollment includes 5,962 undergraduate, 2,129 graduate and 1,278 law school students. Our 142-acre bluff-top campus is located in West Los Angeles and is among the nation's most beautiful and green campuses.