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Manager of Mentoring and Alumni Relations

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The Colin Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership at City College of New York seeks a Manager of Mentoring and Alumni Relations who can develop, launch, and manage new programs and initiatives at the Colin Powell School that engage alumni to provide mentoring and support to current students.

The Colin Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership includes all of the social science departments at CCNY. With almost 4,000 of CCNY’s 15,000 students, and graduating the most CCNY students annually, the Colin Powell School promotes the values of service and engagement. The School supports a faculty of more than 250 tenure, tenure-track, and adjunct professors and staff dedicated to the highest standards of research and to the university’s democratic and public obligations; the School is committed to disseminating research in usable forms, especially that which furthers equality, prosperity, stability, and peace for all people—in Harlem, in New York, and around the world.

The Manager will lead School efforts to define, encourage, build, and sustain a culture of mentorship for our nearly 4,000 students. Almost two-thirds of our students are first in their family to go to college, and the Manager of Mentoring and Alumni Relations will focus on making sure we have programs and partnerships to help these and all students achieve educational and career and professional success.

The Manager of Mentoring and Alumni Relations will report to the Director of Fellowships and Public Service Partnerships at The City College of New York. The Manager of Mentoring and Alumni Relations will also manage portions of program operations. In addition to the CUNY title overview duties, tasks include but are not limited to:

- Develop, launch, lead and manage mentoring initiatives within the Colin Powell School

 aimed at helping students become better equipped to succeed in college and in their career

 and professional development.

- Lead and organize efforts that engage alumni as mentors, develop and implement a mentor

 recruitment plan.

- Act as liaison with alumni mentors in order to match them with programs and students.

- Lead, manage, design and oversee assessment of mentoring experience for both mentors

 and mentees.

- Work with alumni and professional organizations to develop and foster mutually beneficial

 partnerships with organizations that are potential employers for Colin Powell School

 graduates.

- Lead and organize efforts that engage students in mentoring opportunities.

- Manage relationships among mentors and business partners to provide career-readiness

 opportunities for students to build their skills, explore career opportunities, and strengthen

 their professional networks.

- Lead efforts to manage faculty and staff in identifying student interests early in their college

 careers in order to match them with professional development opportunities in a timely  

 fashion.

- In coordination with Communications team, promote and communicate program to internal

 and external constituencies, including developing and implementing a social media strategy.

- Manage and organize and staff mentor/mentee events.

The Colin Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership at City College of New York seeks a Manager of Mentoring and Alumni Relations who can develop, launch, and manage new programs and initiatives at the Colin Powell School that engage…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    July 1, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    May 7, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required

Salary

$74,897 - $84,946

Benefits

Salary commensurate with education and experience.

CUNY's benefits contribute significantly to total compensation, supporting health and wellness, financial well-being, and professional development. We offer a range of health plans, competitive retirement/pension benefits and savings plans, tuition waivers for CUNY graduate study and generous paid time off. Our staff also benefits from the extensive academic, arts, and athletic programs on our campuses and the opportunity to participate in a lively, diverse academic community in one of the greatest cities in the world.

Salary commensurate with education and experience.

CUNY's benefits contribute significantly to total compensation, supporting health and wellness, financial well-being, and…

Level of Language Proficiency

Bachelor's Degree and six years' relevant experience required.

Preferred Qualifications:

- Advanced degree in a relevant field.

- Six or more years of program development or management experience in an educational or

 related setting.

- Experience mentoring, teaching, and/or working with students in college or university setting.

- Experience in program design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation.

- Demonstrated capacity to set and meet clear goals for program outcomes and to prioritize

 work around stated objectives.

- Ability to be a team-player in a small, diverse and collegial office environment, and to work

 across offices and departments in a large public university setting.

- Excellent problem-solving skills; strong written and verbal communication skills.

- Ability to navigate complex university administrative systems and coordinate with

 departments across the campus.

Bachelor's Degree and six years' relevant experience required.

Preferred Qualifications:

- Advanced degree in a relevant field.

- Six or more years of program development or…

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near New York, NY
Associated Location
New York, NY

How to Apply

Applications must be submitted through CUNYFirst here:

https://home.cunyfirst.cuny.edu/psp/cnyepprd/GUEST/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_CE.GBL?Page=HRS_CE_JOB_DTL&Action=A&JobOpeningId=22342&SiteId=1&PostingSeq=1

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Applications must be submitted through CUNYFirst here:

https://home.cunyfirst.cuny.edu/psp/cnyepprd/GUEST/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_CE.GBL?Page=HRS_CE_JOB_DTL&Action…

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