HEI Program Coordinator

University of Arkansas at Monticello
Office of Admissions
HEI Program Coordinator

The University of Arkansas at Monticello (UAM) (www.uamont.edu), is seeking applicants for a full time position as a Higher Education Institution (HEI) Program Coordinator.  UAM conducts background checks on all employees.

Responsibilities:  Gathers information on available campus and community services and resources, along with data on student and faculty needs.  Formulates collected data into recommendations to develop new or revise existing campus programs and presents to director.  Interprets policies, procedures, rules, and regulations to students, faculty, and staff concerning programs in such areas as: admissions, scholarship, disability support services, and international and minority students.  Offers technical assistance and suggestions in designing, planning, and implementing various functions associated with programs.  Conducts frequent recruitment trips, and is heavily involved in admissions and special events.  Travel and events could include weekends and/or nights.  Assists with workshops concerning area of responsibility covering topics such as program planning and responsibilities, and communications skills.  Attends campus and off-campus functions as assigned.  Compiles information for various status and statistical reports concerning enrollment programs required by federal and state agencies and institutional administration.  Performs administrative duties such as assisting with program policies and procedures, compiling information for budgets, and recommending appointment of students to various committees.  Performs other duties as assigned in a multi-office setting.  Reports to the Director of Admissions and Recruitment.

Qualifications:  The formal education of a baccalaureate degree with a major in sociology, communications, public administration, or related field; plus two years experience in program administration or related area will be considered. 

Salary:  Pay grade C116 with a salary of $30,713 including excellent fringe benefits.

Application process:  Interested parties may obtain a UAM application online at https://www.uamont.edu/jobs/EmploymentApplication.pdf or at one of the three campus locations:

UAM Personnel Office, Harris Hall, 3rd Floor, Monticello
UAM College of Technology-Crossett, 1326 Highway 52 West, Crossett
UAM College of Technology-McGehee, 1609 East Ash (Highway 1), McGehee

All completed applications are to be submitted to the University’s Personnel Office, Harris Hall, P.O. Box 3597, Monticello, AR 71656.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.  UAM is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer and is subject to FOI requests.