Job Title: Event Manager, Full-time MBA Admissions (6292U) #23987
Job ID: 23987
Location: Main Campus-Berkeley
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Department: Haas Core Programs
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Application Review Date
The First Review Date for this job is: October 23, 2017
The Haas School of Business develops innovative leaders—individuals who redefine how we do business. Berkeley Haas, the second oldest business school in the United States, educates 2,200 students each year in six degree-granting programs, and hundreds more through executive education programs. A team of 300 staff members support these students, faculty and alumni through work in areas that include Admissions, Student Services, Career Management, Administration, and Development.
Berkeley Haas offers opportunities to champion new ideas, collaborate across boundaries, and learn continually. Our culture is captured by Four Defining Leadership Principles (Question the Status Quo, Confidence Without Attitude, Students Always and Beyond Yourself) that distinguish Berkeley Haas as a place to learn—and a place to work.
To learn more about the Haas School visit:
75% - The Events Manager works closely with the full-time MBA admissions team to plan, manage, and execute over 100 local and global admissions events annually, with the aim of recruiting and yielding prospective MBA students to Berkeley Haas. Events range in size, scope, and location. This position has the most direct and frequent interaction with the (1) admissions committee, (2) alumni and (3) current students.
Typical admissions events include:
25% - Additionally, some administrative tasks associated with this position may include purchasing and expense reconciliation, booking travel, expense reimbursement, and office supplies and swag management.
Depending upon capacity and interest, the Events Manager may also support the planning and execution of other events such as webinars, chats, campus visitation program, Haas holiday party, staff farewell parties, etc.
Salary & Benefits
For information on the comprehensive benefits package offered by the University visit:
How to Apply
Please submit the cover letter and resume as a single attachment when applying.
Conviction History Background
This is a designated position requiring fingerprinting and a background check due to the nature of the job responsibilities. Berkeley does hire people with conviction histories and reviews information received in the context of the job responsibilities. The University reserves the right to make employment contingent upon successful completion of the background check.
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