International Coordinator NUin Program

Posting Details

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Position Information

Position Title International Coordinator NUin Program
Requisition Number STFR004369
Division/College College of Professional Studies
Interdisciplinary Division/College
Location Boston Main Campus
Full-time/Part-time Part Time
Grade 9
Posting Date 02/14/2018

The Program is a unique opportunity for freshmen accepted for Spring Admission to Northeastern University. Students study at one of our international partner institutions during the Fall semester and enter Northeastern University in the Spring. Partner universities or institutions abroad provide academic courses to the participants while staff provide on-site leadership and support services.
We are hiring for International Coordinator (s) for each of the following locations (locations are subject to change):
• Australia
• Canada
China (Mandarin language skills desirable)
• England
• Germany
• Greece (Greek language skills desirable)
• Italy (Italian language skills desirable)

The International Coordinator (IC) will assist the Program Liaison and/or Program On-Site Advisor in all facets of the Program for one of the aforementioned locations. These facets include, but are not limited to:
• Social, including student programming and excursions
• Academic support
• Service-learning coordination
• Student conduct
The IC will work collaboratively to ensure the safety and wellbeing of students and contribute to the development and overall success of the program. Responsibilities may vary based on site placement.


This highly demanding position requires a significant amount of patience, flexibility, assertiveness, diplomacy, self-initiative, as well as substantial experience living abroad and working under stressful conditions.
• Bachelor’s Degree required
• Master’s Degree preferred in relevant field such as Higher Education, International Education or Student Development.
• Minimum 1 year of demonstrated student service experience or higher education experience in a residence life or student affairs capacity which includes experience living with or working with students (in a residence life, student affairs, camp counselor, or related role).
• Experience with crisis management.
• Ability to excel under stressful conditions while efficiently accomplishing tasks in fast-paced environments.
• Experience living, working, or studying abroad with the ability to demonstrate intercultural sensitivity and global awareness.
• Event management experience for large groups with attention to detail.
• Teaching and classroom management experience.
• Fluent in English, reading and writing required.
• Greek, German, Italian or Mandarin languages desirable.
• Enthusiasm for Northeastern University.

Additional Information

This position is a non-benefits eligible, short–term commitment, with full work days in Boston and internationally.

Attendance at educational sessions held in Boston in June is required.

Departure for an international site placement varies from July – September dependent on location.

A criminal background check is required for this position.

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. References
  3. Other

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