Program Coordinator - Global Initiatives

Arizona State University
  • Location
    Tempe, Arizona
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Early Career / Mid Career
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  • Posted
    Dec 27

Position description

Barrett Honors College at ASU is the premier honors college in the country.  As part of Campaign 2020, Barrett has an increased focus on developing and growing a wide range of student and faculty-related global programs. As a result, Barrett on the Tempe campus seeks a Program Coordinator to join the Office of Global Initiatives to help develop and implement innovative global programming to engage Barrett students.  The Program Coordinator is a half/time position and will report to the Director of the Office of Global Initiatives. A start date in early January 2018 is ideal.Essential Duties

  • Implement global programs for students living on and off campus at all ASU campuses (Tempe, Downtown, Polytechnic, West)
  • Support students, faculty and staff navigating a wide scope of global initiatives information and processes at Barrett & ASU
  • Collaborate with other Barrett units such as Development, Operations, Events and Social Media/PR on planning and implementation of global program, events and activities
  • Collaborate with ASU partners to execute Barrett global initiatives
  • Participate in signature college events (Homecoming, Family Weekend, etc.)
  • Provide regular reports and updates to the Director
  • Draft content for the website and other social media outlets to highlight global programs
  • Produce effective outcomes within a specified budget and regular time constraints


Bachelor's degree in field appropriate to area of assignment AND two years administrative/coordinator program experience; OR, Six years of progressively responsible administrative/coordinator program experience; OR, Any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved.

Desired Qualifications

  • Evidence of a Bachelor's degree in international relations, political science public policy or related field
  • Evidence of strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience living and working in a foreign country or on a long-term service abroad program/project
  • Experience working with high-level government officials or public figures
  • Demonstrated knowledge of global issues, geography and history
  • Experience planning, implementing and promoting travel or study programs and related public events, including budgeting and logistics
  • Experience supporting multiple projects that require attention to detail and problem-solving skills
  • Experience using Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, Outlook)

Application instructions

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