Education Abroad Advisor, The University of Tampa

The Office of International Programs at The University of Tampa has an opening for an Education Abroad Advisor to work in a fast-paced environment counseling students on UT’s portfolio of education abroad options including UT travel courses, semester/year abroad, international internships, student research abroad, language abroad and community service learning abroad. The advisor also assists faculty in the development and coordination of materials and programs that engage and promote education abroad. The Education Abroad Advisor will report directly to the Associate Dean of International Programs.

The successful candidate will have:

  1. Bachelor’s degree required. Master’s degree preferred
  2. Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  3. Experience using Studio Abroad Database system required
  4. Counseling or advising experience in an International Programs Office in a university setting preferred
  5. Highly proficient in Microsoft office products including Excel, PowerPoint, and Word
  6. Participation in an Education Abroad Experience or work experience abroad preferred
  7. Proficient in Adobe In-Design preferred

For further details and to apply go to: https://jobs.ut.edu

Applicants should be prepared to attach a Cover Letter and Resume. Review of applications has already begun. For immediate consideration, please submit materials by 05/01.

The University of Tampa is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

Executive Assistant to the Consul General

The Consulate General of Japan in Atlanta is seeking a well qualified individual to provide assistance to the Consul General.

The Consulate General of Japan in Atlanta is a diplomatic mission that works to further relations between Japan and the Southeast (Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, and Virginia). The Consul General acts as the ranking Japanese diplomat in the region.

 

General duties include:

  • Managing the Consul General’s schedule and correspondences
  • Helping maintain the office database by updating contacts’ information via MS Access
  • Keeping in regular contact with VIPs in each of the district states
  • Keeping track of social events in Atlanta. This includes having knowledge of the city’s cultural events, popular restaurants (Japanese or otherwise), networking functions, etc.
  • Assisting the Consul General in any other possible way to help facilitate his or her ability to best represent Japan

Requirements:

  • Native English speaker with exemplarily written and verbal skills, professional demeanor, and discretionary skills
  • Experience working with high level executives
  • Strong computer skills, particularly Microsoft Office (including MS Access)
  • Working knowledge of Atlanta social events, important cultural locations, and local VIPs
  • Ability to work in cross-cultural environment with different customs and protocol

Preferred:

  • Knowledge of Japanese language and culture

 

To apply for this position, please send your resume to seimu@aa.mofa.go.jp

See original job description here: http://www.atlanta.us.emb-japan.go.jp/Exec_Assist_Position.html