Academic Administrator, MITx MicroMasters in SCM (Supply Chain Management)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts
Internal Number: 20037
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ACADEMIC ADMINISTRATOR, MITX MICROMASTERS IN SCM (SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT) , Center for Transportation & Logistics (CTL) , to work directly with the executive director in supporting both strategic and operational planning activities for the MITx MicroMasters Program , the first large-scale, global, online MicroMasters program in the world with over 400,000 learners from 196 countries. The program consists of five Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) and a Comprehensive Final Exam (CFx). Will advise students on academic issues, from initial onboarding to their first class to coordinating the CFx; advise online learners about instructions and rules while collaborating closely with the course leads, faculty, and staff of the five MOOCs to encourage successful learner completion; play a key role in all program communication and the primary resource for faculty and students regarding MITx policies/procedures; coordinate administrative activities and logistics for communications/marketing activities and events across social media, direct emailing, and other means; promote the courses and other MicroMasters activities; and raise awareness about the growth of the MicroMasters in SCM community of learners.
Job Requirements REQUIRED : bachelor's degree in business administration, management, marketing, or related field; three years' academic administration experience; excellent organizational, project management, interpersonal, communication, writing, and proofreading skills; self-motivation; attention to detail; ability to deliver high-quality results while managing multiple priorities and meeting deadlines, engage with online learners, and work effectively with MIT researchers/staff/faculty; and proficiency with data analysis and MS Office (Word, Excel, and Outlook). PREFERRED : master's degree in above-noted disciplines; experience building an online community and planning and executing events and meetings; proficiency with Salesforce, Tableau, databases, web-based tools, video production tools/platforms, using technology and communication tools, and creating content for websites and social media platforms. Job #20037-8
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