This is a temporary term position from February1-June 30, 2020 as a member of the HIO advising team who will perform a variety of tasks related to both international students and scholars. Will provide immigration advising to international students and scholars on non-immigrant visas and perform other duties as assigned. The individual may be appointed both Designated School Official (DSO) and Alternate Responsible Officer (ARO).
The International Office handles immigration and related matters at Harvard for approximately 4,000 international students and 4,000 international scholars. The International Office is a busy, congenial and professional working environment.
Salary Grade: 056
Union: 00 - Non Union, Exempt or Temporary
Bachelor's degree required
Ability to interpret and apply immigration regulations; ability to use initiative and resourcefulness in planning work assignments and in developing program and process improvements.
Experience working with the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) preferred
Ability to work in a fast-paced, high-intensity environment
Must be organized, detail oriented and capable of multi-tasking
At least two years of professional experience working with international students and/or scholars required
Strong written and verbal skills
Must be US citizen or legal US permanent resident
Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills; ability to communicate effectively with people from other cultures and to work collaboratively with HIO colleagues. Demonstrated ability to manage multiple demands effectively. Demonstrated ability to make sound decisions based on government regulations and university policies.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 50771BR
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