Position Detail Academic Affairs Student Assistant

Academic Affairs
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  • Position Details:

    Hours/Week: 12 HRS
    Hourly Rate: $14.00
    Expires: Apr 22, 2019

    Campus : Washington DC
  • Job Contact Info:

  • sais.summer@jhu.edu

Academic Affairs Student Assistant Position

Job Description

The School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) Office of Academic Affairs is seeking a professional, hard-working addition to our team. The Academic Affairs Student Assistant will help facilitate the planning and administration of SAIS Summer Programs, which includes summer courses, a student exchange program, and pre-term. 

HOURS: 8-15 hours/week Monday through Thursday late April/early May through August

PAY: $14/hour


Support the Office of Academic Affairs with summer courses, student exchange program and SAIS Pre-Term. This includes program coordination, event planning and logistics, student communications, and general administrative duties as assigned.


·      Written and Verbal Communication Skills – Candidates must be fluent in English and have excellent communication skills both orally and in writing.

·      Software – Candidates should have strong MS Office fluency, especially with MS Word and Excel.  

·      Administrative Experience – Candidates should have previous experience working in an office with the ability to multi-task and with strong attention to detail.

·      Leadership – Competitive candidates will have proven leadership skills. Candidates should be willing and able to take initiative, propose new ideas, and take the lead on specific projects.

·      Responsibility and Work Ethic – Candidates must be able to take on tasks with little supervision and take responsibility to see the tasks through.  Discretion is also important.

·      Professionalism – 2+ years of professional experience preferred.

Ideal candidates will be adept at communication, detail-oriented, and with strong customer service skills. 

TO APPLY: Upload your resume to SEAL and email sais.summer@jhu.edu with a cover letter explaining your interest in the position and highlighting your qualifications.