The Office of the Provost at Franklin Pierce University is seeking an experienced individual for the position of Assistant to the Provost. Reporting to the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, this role is responsible for providing a wide range of high level support this role includes managing critical and ongoing daily office functions, coordinating projects and initiatives in the academic division, functioning as ‘point of contact’ for the initiatives and the University Provost office. As the Assistant, the position exercises considerable discretion and judgment when communicating with internal and external constituencies.
Experience and Qualifications:
The skills and abilities that will best suit our ideal candidate include:
a master’s degree; however a bachelor’s degree and the equivalent additional years’ of experience may be substituted,
a minimum of five years administrative experience in higher education,
have demonstrated experience in working with senior management,
strong organizational skills,
excellent oral and written communication skills,
the ability to work independently, as well as in a team environment,
and have a high level of proficiency in Microsoft Office.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The anticipated start date for this position will be late July 2019.
Additional Salary Information: Position eligible for medical, dental, vision, tuition and pension benefits.
Internal Number: 1920011
About Franklin Pierce University
Franklin Pierce is a private, non-profit, regionally-accredited University where every student has the opportunity to discover their passion and greatest potential. Through its campuses in Rindge, New Hampshire and Goodyear, Arizona, as well as centers across New Hampshire in Manchester, Portsmouth, and Lebanon, Franklin Pierce provides flexible learning options that serve a wide range of students. The University community affectionately referred to as “Raven Nation” includes its Division II athletics program, which involves approximately 40% of the undergraduate student body. With more than 75 NCAA Championship appearances, the University boasts six national championships in both men’s and women’s soccer, more than 40 conference championships, and 10 national players of the year.