Founded in 1863, Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university located six miles from downtown Boston with an enrollment of 9,150 full-time undergraduates and 4,420 graduate and professional students. Ranked 31 among national universities, Boston College has 758 full-time and 1,096 FTE faculty, 2,750 non-faculty employees, an operating budget of $956 million, and an endowment in excess of $2.2 billion.
The Assistant Director for Student Organizations oversees operations and advising supporting the student organization program at Boston College which directly impacts student engagement within a Jesuit, Catholic context.
The Assistant Director oversees a portfolio of student organizations in their event planning, financial transaction, and goal implementation.
This Assistant Director oversees the Student Organization Funding Committee (SOFC), financial training, and the budgetary controls for over $800,000.
In addition, the Assistant Director oversees the Family Week program, the Student Involvement Fair, and supports student organization registration and training, including Student Organization Day.
The Assistant Director supervises graduate assistants and undergraduate student assistants. This position is responsible for monitoring and managing budgetary controls and accountability for various programs, including the SOFC budget.
This position is located in the Office of Student Involvement (OSI) which includes the following functions: student organization advisement; leadership development, student government and student programming. The Office also supports the BC Bands Program; advising major events including Senior Week, Super Fan Zones, Family Weekends and supporting campus wide programs including Welcome Week and Homecoming.
This position requires evening and weekend work.
Full-Time Equivalent Hiring Range: $55,600 to $69,500; salary commensurate with relevant experience.
● Master's degree required
● Minimum of two years of demonstrated progressive student affairs experience, preferably in the development of student organization development, student programs and/or activities
● Understanding and supportive of the Jesuit Catholic mission of Boston College
● Demonstrated knowledge of best practices in student leadership and/or programming
● Prior experience in student group advising, student programming, and/or activities
● Comprehensive understanding of current student development and learning theories
Boston College conducts background checks as part of the hiring process.
Boston College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected category including disability and protected veteran status. To learn more about how BC supports diversity and inclusion throughout the university please visit the Office for Institutional Diversity at http://www.bc.edu/offices/diversity.
Internal Number: 2843
About Boston College
Boston College is one of the nation's best and most selective universities, with U.S. News & World Report ranking Boston College 31st among national universities, and Forbes ranking it 26th in its 2012 America's Best Colleges listing. Boston College confers more than 4,000 degrees annually in more than 50 fields of study through eight schools and colleges. Faculty members are committed to both teaching and research having earned nearly $60 million in research grants in the last year alone. The University has made a major commitment to academic excellence. As part of its Strategic Plan, Boston College is in the process of adding 100 new faculty positions, expanding faculty and graduate research, increasing student financial aid to more than $128 million annually, and widening opportunities in key undergraduate programs, such as international study, internships and student formation.