Program Coordinator

Updated: about 2 months ago
Location: Pasadena, CALIFORNIA

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Job Summary

The Caltech Center for Inclusion & Diversity (CCID) Program Coordinator will support the operations of the CCID and serve as a programming assistant. This position will conduct administrative and data systems tasks to support CCID's programmatic work and serve as a programming assistant for CCID’s signature programs, initiatives, workshops, and training. This position is responsible for assisting with all programming needs, marketing, visibility, generating reports, website creation, and maintaining logistics for CCID’s various programs and events including, but not limited to: CCID Signature Programs and Initiatives, heritage programming, mentorship program, educational sessions, workshops, and trainings.

Essential Job Duties

  • Support and assist with events, efforts, and activities related to historically excluded populations and marginalized identities in higher education and Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) professional fields.
  • Complete administrative-related duties for the operations of the CCID department and signature CCID programs and initiatives.
  • Assist with various students' affinity spaces and programming, including speakers and events for various heritage programs and signature programs.
  • Assist with the management and intake of CCID’s customized workshops, trainings, and outreach requests and presentations.
  • Manage orderly communication with the Caltech community regarding programmatic inquiries.
  • Provide ongoing student support as a liaison to campus resources.
  • Provide advisement, logistic support, and leadership development to CCID student assistants and student club members.
  • Provide administrative support and management of CCID’s marketing needs and initiatives.
  • Coordinate CCID’s communications, including the CCID department email, department telephone calls, social media accounts, and serve as the CCID liaison on the Communications Council.
  • Manage the CCID Website updates with current events and information.
  • Manage and update administrative tools such as TeamUp, Wufoo, the Caltech Institute Calendar, Ion, Mailchimp, Qualtrics, etc.
  • Oversee logistics and technical support for remote events.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Basic Qualifications

  • Must be able to work independently and effectively.
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office, including MS Word, Excel, and Outlook.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively and possess strong organizational skills.
  • Must be available for some evenings and some weekends.

Preferred Qualifications

  • BA/BS degree.
  • Experience working in a college environment and/or a multicultural setting.
  • Administrative experience.

Required Documents

  • Resume


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