Administrative Assistant for Academic Citizenship & Career

Title: Administrative Assistant for Academic Citizenship & Career Services
Date: August 29, 2014
Department: Academic Affairs

Bridgewater College is seeking an Administrative Assistant who will support the Directors of Academic Citizenship and Career Services.


Responsibilities include assisting with the development, promotion, operations and assessment of projects associated with Career Services and with Academic Citizenship, a new campus-wide initiative to encourage student engagement. Coordinate with Directors of Academic Citizenship, faculty, students and other staff to design curricular and extra-curricular events.  Provide administrative and project support to Career Services for a variety of ongoing programs and events.   Assist with data collection and preliminary analysis of assessment materials.   Monitor operating budgets, arrange logistics for conference attendance and prepare correspondence, memorandums and other publicity materials.


Bachelor’s degree or extensive experience in lieu of a degree with demonstrated competence required.  Applicants must possess excellent oral and written communication and organizational skills, research and data analysis skills, and experience with budget management. 

General Information

Bridgewater offers bachelor of arts and bachelor of science degrees in more than 60 majors and minors, along with multiple areas of emphasis and concentrations, pre-professional programs such as medicine and law, dual degree programs and teacher certification. The College is a member of NCAA Division III and the Old Dominion Athletic Conference, with 22 intercollegiate athletic teams. The vibrant 300-acre residential campus includes an equestrian center and is located in the town of Bridgewater, Virginia, near the city of Harrisonburg in the center of the Shenandoah Valley. An excellent school system, healthy business environment, numerous arts and cultural events, the state's lowest crime rate, and a variety of outdoor opportunities and historic attractions draw many to the region.


Please complete our online application and attach a cover letter, resume and list of references with current phone numbers.


Review of applications will begin immediately, and the position is open until filled.

Bridgewater College is committed to employing a diverse faculty and staff, and actively seeks applications from women, minorities, and other persons from traditionally under-represented groups.

Bridgewater College is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

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Questions? Contact Us!

Victoria L. Ingram
Director of Human Resources

Location and Hours:

313 Dinkel Avenue
Bridgewater, VA 22812

Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Mailing Address:

Human Resources
Bridgewater College
402 East College Street
Bridgewater, VA 22812

Fax: 540-828-5708