Job Posting

International Program Assistant

Permanent - Continuing Full-Time



Deadline: October 11, 2019

Posted: September 10, 2019

York University is known for championing new ways of thinking that drive teaching and research excellence. Our 53,000 students receive the education they need to create big ideas that make an impact on the world. Meaningful and sometimes unexpected careers result from cross-discipline programming, innovative course design and diverse experiential learning opportunities. York students and graduates push limits, achieve goals and find solutions to the world’s most pressing social challenges, empowered by a strong community that opens minds. York U is an internationally recognized research university – our 11 faculties and 24 research centres have partnerships with 200+ leading universities worldwide.
Osgoode Professional Development (OsgoodePD) is a revenue-generating unit with the broadest range of programs available in Canada for internationally-trained lawyers and law graduates.
In this role you will be key in serving students in OPD’s credit and non-credit, International Programs offerings.
To be considered for this opportunity, you will bring the following:

A Community college diploma in addition to minimum experience requirement indicated below OR 2-3 years of work-related experience in addition to minimum experience requirement indicated below OR 2 years recent experience (defined as within the last three years) working at York University and performing the same or similar tasks in addition to the minimum experience requirement listed below. You will bring 2 years of recent experience in program/student services administration; administrative/secretarial work in a professional service high volume environment, preferably in an academic program setting with a University. In addition, you will bring recent experience providing a consistently high level of responsive front-line client service to members of the business/corporate community required. Strong attention to detail, proven experience in working with details in a consistently accurate, fast, and efficient manner. Experience working with the Student Information System (SIS) or a similar computerized record system. Experience using Moodle or similar learning management system.

For full position details and to apply to this exciting opportunity visit and refer to posting YUSA-11946.
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