Staff Employment

Staff Employment

Assistant Director of Annual Giving
The University of Virginia’s College at Wise invites applications for an Assistant Director of Annual Giving.  This position will be responsible for building a pipeline of annual gifts in support of the College’s general operating needs and special projects; developing an annual fund campaign; further developing class giving campaigns; instilling a culture of giving among the student body; and working in collaboration with the Vice Chancellor and other development colleagues on various fundraising projects and development related activities. A Bachelor’s degree is required.  Candidates must possess a high degree of initiative, integrity, and excellent communication skills.  The ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment, and the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously are essential.  Evening and weekend work, as well as occasional overnight travel, are required. To apply, please visit jobs.virginia.edu and complete an online staff application, attaching a cover letter, resume and contact information for three references.  UVa’s College at Wise is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to excellence through diversity.  Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. UVa-Wise is committed to helping the campus community provide for their own safety and security.  The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report containing information on campus security and personal safety, including alerts, fire safety, crime prevention tips, and crime statistics is available at www.uvawise.edu/ASR.  A copy is available upon request by calling 276-328-0190 or 276-376-3451.

Community Engagement Coordinator
The University of Virginia’s College at Wise invites applications for a Community Engagement Coordinator for the Office of Economic Development & Engagement.  This is a part-time position.  This position will assist the Economic and Community Development Director with economic and community development projects; build community leadership capacity through the Rally SWVA mini grant; work with regional partners to build a network of community coaches; provide support to the Clinch River Valley Initiative; provide budgeting and reporting support to the programs; and other duties as assigned. A high school diploma or equivalent is required, with a Bachelor’s degree preferred. Proficiency in the Microsoft Office suite, excellent oral and written communication skills; and a willingness to travel periodically within Southwest Virginia is required.  The successful candidate will be team-oriented, organized, energetic, and outcome-oriented. To apply, please visit jobs.virginia.edu and complete an online staff application, attaching a cover letter, resume and contact information for three references.  UVa’s College at Wise is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to excellence through diversity.   Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. UVa-Wise is committed to helping the campus community provide for their own safety and security.  The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report containing information on campus security and personal safety, including alerts, fire safety, crime prevention tips, and crime statistics is available at www.uvawise.edu/ASR.  A copy is available upon request by calling 276-328-0190 or 276-376-3451.

Community Builder for the Counties of Tazewell and Buchanan
The University of Virginia’s College at Wise invites applications for a Community Builder, serving the counties of Tazewell and Buchanan. This is a part-time position.  This position will work alongside residents and local officials in two Southwest Virginia communities to advance economic strategies that build upon the region’s outdoor recreation, cultural assets, and unique opportunities in technology and health.  As part of a regional network of local leaders, the position will take part in physical improvement and business development strategies including Opportunity SWVA’s Rally entrepreneurial communities program, the Friends of Southwest Virginia’s Appalachian Spring initiative, and specific local projects funded in part by the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development and the Appalachian Regional Commission. A high school diploma or equivalent is required, with an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree preferred. Excellent oral and written communication skills are essential, along with the ability to work well with a diverse group of constituents and the ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment.  A valid driver’s license and willingness to travel periodically within Southwest Virginia is also required.  The successful candidate will be optimistic, team-spirited, energetic, and outcome-oriented. To apply, please visit jobs.virginia.edu and complete an online staff application, attaching a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references. UVa’s College at Wise is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to excellence through diversity.  Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. UVa-Wise is committed to helping the campus community provide for their own safety and security. The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report containing information on campus security and personal safety, including alerts, fire safety, crime prevention tips, and crime statistics is available at www.uvawise.edu/ASR.  A copy is available upon request by calling 276-328-0190 or 276-376-3451.

WiseWorks Internship Administrator

The University of Virginia’s College at Wise invites applications for a WiseWorks Internship Administrator.  This position will provide a variety of administrative functions for the program including, but not limited to, answering inquiries; maintaining databases and calendars; creating flyers, banners, etc. for the program; maintaining accurate budgets and reconciling them monthly; processing invoices, etc. A high school diploma or equivalent is required, with a Bachelor’s degree in communication, business, or a related field preferred.  Experience working in a professional office environment using MS Excel, Word, and Outlook is required, along with experience reconciling budgets and processing invoices.  Excellent communication skills are essential. To apply, please visit jobs.virginia.edu and complete an online staff application, attaching a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references.  UVa-Wise is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to excellence through diversity.  Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. UVa-Wise is committed to helping the campus community provide for their own safety and security.  The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report containing information on campus security and personal safety, including alerts, fire safety, crime prevention tips, and crime statistics is available at www.uvawise.edu/ASR.  A copy is available upon request by calling 276-328-0190 or 276-376-3451.

Artists’ Models
The University of Virginia’s College at Wise is seeking artists’ models for upcoming art classes.  Models will be used on an as-needed basis throughout the semester.  Candidates must be at least 18 years of age and be comfortable with students drawing, painting, and/or photographing them in various poses.  Previous modeling experience is a plus, but not necessary. UVa Wise is committed to helping the campus community provide for their own safety and security.  Information on campus security and personal safety, including alerts, crime prevention tips and crime statistics may be found at www.wise.virginia.edu/campuspolice. To apply, please submit a Virginia state application, cover letter and resume to:  Model Search Committee, Human Resources, UVa-Wise, 1 College Avenue, Wise, VA 24293.  UVa’s College at Wise is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to excellence through diversity.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Interested candidates should apply online at jobs.virginia.edu.
For more information about the college, visit the UVa-Wise website.