Coordinator, Academic Advising Center Front Desk

University of Iowa

Iowa City, IA Administrative & Clerical / Customer Service $42,000 to $ yearly

Job Reference #: 18001730

The Academic Advising Center (AAC) welcomes applications for a Front Desk Office Coordinator from individuals who genuinely like undergraduate students and want to play an important role in their college experience by supporting the department and staff. The center advisors are dedicated to providing academic guidance and support to students as they enter and make their way through the University.


This position will implement, coordinate, and ensure continuous improvement of the Academic Advising Center scheduling and reception processes. This position will also oversee all aspects of the work-study receptionist staff and provide services, data, and reports related to the Academic Advising Center. Because the Center has over 45,000 student visits each year and is an office to which faculty, staff, students campus-wide, and external constituencies are referred for assistance, these responsibilities require substantial problem-solving, discretion, and independent judgment. The person in this position is also expected to establish and maintain effective working relationships within the Academic Advising Center, which has a staff of over 40 professional employees and up to 10 students.

Anticipated start date: February 4, 2018 or shortly after.

The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Job ID: 67043

Posted 9 days ago

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