Student- Veteran Liaison- GMP (VA Work Study Only) - 10307BR

Student- Veteran Liaison- GMP (VA Work Study Only)

Department: 
Undergraduate Studies-VP
Location/Division: 
Lawrence
Reg/Temp: 
Temporary
Employee Class: 
S-Student

Position Overview

Courtesy posting:
This is a courtesy posting for the Military-Affiliated Student Center. This position will be funded through the Department of Veteran Affairs.
Please visit VA’s Work Study page to determine eligibility for this position.

Job Description

Under direct supervision, the Student-Veteran Liaison will perform a variety of routine clerical, reception, and office support functions for the Office of Graduate Military Programs, 222 Strong Hall. Daily responsibilities include assisting office visitors, preparing documents, recordkeeping, answering phones and general email queries, as well as supporting GMP staff. Other related duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications

  1. KU student in good standing and enrolled in a minimum of three credit hours (depends on eligibility).
  2. VA Work Study eligible. To determine eligibility, visit: the VA’s Work Study page.
  3. Familiarity with PCs and Microsoft Office applications such as Word, Excel, Outlook as described in application materials.
  4. Experience working independently and efficiently as demonstrated in application materials

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Prior experience in an office/customer service setting.
  2. Ability to work with a wide range of students, prospective students, faculty, and staff.
  3. Prior experience in web design, editing, or use of CMS.
  4. Effective written communication skills.
  5. Graduate students are especially encouraged to apply.

Additional Candidate Instructions

Courtesy posting:
This is a courtesy posting for the Military-Affiliated Student Center. This position will be funded through the Department of Veteran Affairs. Please visit VA’s Work Study page to determine eligibility for this position.

Please include a cover letter and resume, along with course schedule if you have it (schedule can also be turned in at a later date). You must qualify for VA Work Study to apply for this position. Your VA benefits must be certified before you can start Work Study, so make sure to enroll in courses and complete VA benefits paperwork ASAP.

Application Review Begins: December 1, 2017
Anticipated Start Date: Flexible (between December 18 and January 12)

Contact Information to Applicants

April Blackmon Strange
785-864-6715
strange@ku.edu

Advertised Salary Range

$7.65 per hour

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Posting Information
Posting ID:
10307BR
Department:
Undergraduate Studies-VP
Location/Division:
Lawrence
Reg/Temp:
Temporary
Employee Class:
S-Student
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