Professional Staff position announcement (posted 7/2/2014):

Goshen College seeks applicants for a full-time Administrative Assistant to the Vice President for Institutional Advancement to provide support for day-to-day duties of the office, including travel arrangements for both the VP for Institutional Advancement and the President.  Qualified candidates will be friendly, detail-oriented, take initiative, possess independent judgment abilities, and be able to juggle multiple tasks in an organized and efficient manner. This position is eligible for full benefits.

Qualifications:

Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree preferred.  Three to five years of executive level administrative assistant experience required. Strong computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft productivity software necessary.

About Goshen College:

Goshen College is a liberal arts institution of 1,000 students dedicated to the development of informed, articulate, sensitive and responsible Christians.  It is nationally ranked for its study abroad programs.  As a ministry of the Mennonite Church, the institution seeks to integrate Christian values with educational and professional life.  Goshen College has adopted five core values around which programs are built:  1) Christ-centered; 2) Passionate Learners; 3) Servant Leaders; 4) Compassionate Peacemakers; and (5) Global Citizens.

How to apply for this position:

Please be sure to provide all required materials noted below, as incomplete applications may not be considered.  Application materials may be attached to the Staff Application Form or sent electronically to hr@goshen.edu.

Required:

  • Complete and submit the online Staff Application Form
  • Letter of application
  • Résumé
  • List of three professional references

With a commitment to building a diverse faculty and staff, minority persons are encouraged to apply.

To protect the welfare and provide for the safety of the students, employees, visitors and resources of Goshen College, background checks are conducted by the Office of Human Resources on all new and re-hired employees.

Vickie Miller
Assistant Director of Human Resources
Goshen College
1700 S. Main Street
Goshen, IN 46526-4795

E-mail: hr@goshen.edu
Telephone: (574) 535-6111