Employment Opportunities

 

Director, Human Resources

Reporting to the campus CFO, Hiram College seeks applicants for its Director of Human Resources.  This HR generalist manages all aspects of a one-person HR office. S/He develops and oversees policies and programs related to compensation, benefits, payroll, performance management, employee relations, and recruiting and retention.  The Director ensures compliance with all applicable federal, state and local laws. A Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources Management or a related field required.  SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP certification desirable.  Five years of experience in Human Resources is required preferably in higher education or a non-profit institution.  The successful candidate will be detail oriented and have excellent interpersonal, communication, customer service, organization and planning, prioritizing, and problem solving skills.  Knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word are required; knowledge of Banner Education Systems or an HRIS system preferred.  Knowledge of ACA requirements, form 5500’s and 403(b) audits desirable.  Candidates should send a cover letter, resume and the names and phone numbers of three professional references electronically as a word or pdf document(s) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Please identify the position title in the subject line when applying.  Review of resumes will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. (posted 5/2/2016)

Assistant Director of Sports Information Intern

Hiram College is seeking applications for an Assistant Director of Sports Information Intern. This position is an NCAA sponsored women and minorities funded position. This is a 2 year internship appointment available: 2016-17 and 2017-18.  The Assistant Director of Sports Information Intern is responsible for assisting with all aspects of media and sports information relating to the college’s intercollegiate sports; promotes the athletic program to students, parents, alumnae, faculty, media and other constituencies; and complies and maintains participation records for athletes. This is a full-time, 10-month position (August – May), coordinating the internal and external communications of the athletics department. The Assistant SID will promote Hiram College athletics, teams and athletes in local, regional and nation media as well as to other public audiences via print, radio, TV and other electronic and social media outlets. The Assistant SID will also participate in maintaining the athletics web site and social media tools, keeping fans informed and generating increased fan involvement, including live stats and live streaming. The Assistant SID will ensure accurate statistics for all home games; organize direct, and staff contest event management for the functions of taking statistics; and exchange sports information with other institutions with whom we compete. Coordination of game management will also be a part of the Assistant SID’s duties will include hiring, training and assigning student workers, and volunteers. Additionally, the Assistant SID will coordinate/supervise special events as assigned, including annual Day with Hiram Golf Outing and providing historical information for the annual hall of fame nomination committee, as well as assisting with the preparation for the Senior Student Athlete Banquet include collating actions shots/head shots for all senior student-athletes, producing event program, and other duties as assigned. The Assistant SID will report to the Director of Sports Information and the Director of Athletics. Applicants must demonstrate excellent written and verbal communications skills, strong computer skills, including desktop publishing, internet web site maintenance (presto) and statcrew/The Automated Scorebook statistical software packages. Previous experience dealing with the media on the local, regional, and national level is preferred. Candidate must be able to work flexible and irregular hours including evenings and weekends, and be able to be on the field, court and pool deck to record and report statistics, announce games etc. General journalism experience preferred. Experience with Social media outlets is preferred. Qualified candidates are encouraged to send a cover letter, resume and the names and telephone numbers of three professional references electronically as a Word or PDF document(s) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please identify the position title in the subject line when applying.  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Faculty Position in Nursing (Pediatrics)

The Hiram College Department of Nursing invites applications for a full-time tenure-track faculty position in a distinctive, fully-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Program.  Appointment begins Fall Semester 2016.  The faculty member will assume duties, responsibilities and privileges consistent with rank regarding teaching, scholarship and citizenship.  Successful candidates will be responsible for implementation of an innovative nursing curriculum within the Hiram 12-3 Semester Plan, advising and instructing students to become professional nurses, and advancing the discipline of nursing.  The primary teaching assignment for this position will be in the clinical specialty of pediatric nursing.  Opportunities are available in non-clinical areas such as professional development, research & evidence-based practice, wellness, and /or global health.  Opportunities for interdisciplinary teaching and scholarship are encouraged. Hiram College, located in the picturesque Western Reserve region of Northeastern Ohio, is recognized as one of the best liberal arts colleges in the US, offering a strong tradition in the natural sciences and humanities with intimate learning and a global outreach.  For further information see www.hiram.edu/nursing. Qualifications include:  current licensure as a registered nurse with a minimum of 2 years of experience in the practice of professional nursing; Master’s degree with a major in nursing; earned doctoral degree in nursing or related field preferred.  Rank is commensurate with education and experience.  Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and names of three (3) professional references with address and phone numbers electronically as a Word or PDF document(s) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please identify the position title in the subject line when applying. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.  Questions may be addressed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. (posted 4/21/2016)

Faculty Position in Nursing (Gerontology/Learning Lab)

The Hiram College Department of Nursing invites applications for a full-time tenure-track faculty position in a distinctive, fully-accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Program.  Appointment begins Fall Semester 2016.  The faculty member will assume duties, responsibilities and privileges consistent with rank regarding teaching, scholarship and citizenship.  Successful candidates will be responsible for implementation of an innovative nursing curriculum within the Hiram 12-3 Semester Plan, advising and instructing students to become professional nurses, and advancing the discipline of nursing.  The primary teaching assignment for this position will be in the clinical specialty of gerontology in nursing.  The position includes laboratory simulation half-time.  Opportunities are available in non-clinical areas such as professional development, wellness, and other areas of nursing.  Opportunities for interdisciplinary teaching and scholarship are encouraged. Hiram College, located in the picturesque Western Reserve region of Northeastern Ohio, is recognized as one of the best liberal arts colleges in the US, offering a strong tradition in the natural sciences and humanities with intimate learning and a global outreach.  For further information see www.hiram.edu/nursing. Qualifications include:  current licensure as a registered nurse with a minimum of 2 years of experience in the practice of professional nursing; Master’s degree with a major in nursing; earned doctoral degree in nursing or related field preferred.  Rank is commensurate with education and experience.  Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and names of three (3) professional references with address and phone numbers electronically as a Word or PDF document(s) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Please identify the position title in the subject line when applying. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.  Questions may be addressed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. (posted 4/21/2016)

Controller

Hiram College seeks a dynamic leader for the position of Controller. Reporting directly to and working closely with the CFO/Vice President for Business and Finance, the Controller is responsible for directing all activities of the Business Office including payroll, accounts payable, student accounts, and gift processing. This position is responsible for month-end and year-end close processes, working with external auditors, and preparing governmental and other regulatory reports. The Controller works with banks, federal and state agencies, investment consultants, and collection professionals. A Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting or related field required.  CPA certification desirable.  A minimum of five years of experience is required preferably in higher education or a non-profit institution and thorough knowledge of GAAP, federal, and state regulations is required. Strong quantitative and analytical skills are required with the ability to analyze and interpret data and communicate findings accurately in written, oral and graphic formats. An excellent knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word are required and a working knowledge of Banner Education Systems or higher education ERP experience preferred. Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume and the names and phone numbers of three professional references electronically as a word or pdf document(s) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please identify the position title in the subject line when applying.  Review of resumes will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  (posted 4/12/2016)

Academic Support Coordinator 

Hiram College invites applications for this immediate full-time Academic Support Coordinator position for the Office of Professional and Graduate Studies. The successful candidate will be able to work in a dynamic environment and will possess excellent organizational, interpersonal, communication, and technical skills.  The responsibilities of this position require the ability to work independently and simultaneously on a variety of projects, and to handle material of a sensitive and confidential nature.  The successful candidate will manage all academic support for programs offered through the Office of Professional and Graduate Studies.  Candidates must be detailed oriented and have excellent customer service skills.  Primary responsibilities include assisting in the creation of course schedules for multiple locations, creation and maintenance of faculty contracts, creating new student records,  managing housing for Weekend College students, supervising student workers and other data input process associated with Hiram’s student information system, Banner.  Excellent computer skills and a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office are required.  A working knowledge of one or more database software packages, especially Banner, is highly desirable. Two to four years of experience in an office setting with multiple phone lines and walk-in traffic is required. A high school degree is required, with some college coursework preferred.  Flexibility to work some weekends and evenings is required.  Qualified candidates should email a letter of interest, resume, and the names and phone numbers of three professional references electronically to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Please identify the position title in the subject line when applying.  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. (posted 3/30/2016)

Faculty ~ Exercise Science

Hiram College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position in Exercise Science, to begin in the Fall of 2016. Hiram College seeks to engage a PhD qualified faculty member interested in leading a newly developed interdisciplinary exercise science program that takes full advantage of our strength in preparing students for careers as compassionate caregivers via coursework in the medical humanities. The ideal candidate would be able to field coursework in the areas of exercise physiology and testing at the undergraduate level, while working alongside current faculty to expand Hiram’s long standing minor into a newly approved major in Integrative Exercise Science, and to design/equip a new teaching facility. The Integrative Exercise Science major is part of a new Hiram Health initiative, aimed at expanding programs to serve students interested in health professions, and working to establish a comprehensive campus culture emphasizing whole person wellness as a top priority.  The successful candidate will be dedicated to the liberal arts, enthusiastic about teaching in the college’s liberal arts core (first-year, interdisciplinary, or study abroad programs), and develop an active research program that incorporates bright and enthusiastic undergraduates. The successful candidate will be expected to teach six courses each year in Hiram's unique 12-week/3-week semester plan (two courses during each 12-week and one during the 3-week). There will additionally be some departmental service work and expectations of regular participation in the life of the college. To apply, please send a letter of application, C.V., and a teaching portfolio which demonstrates commitment to and success in undergraduate teaching (including sample syllabi, peer and student evaluations, and a statement of teaching philosophy), a writing sample and letters of recommendation, electronically to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Please identify the position title in the subject line when applying.  Review of applications will begin April 1, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled. (posted 3/30/2016)

Graduate Assistant ~ Softball

Hiram College invites applications for the position of Graduate Assistant in women’s Softball.  The successful candidate will be actively involved in the recruitment, retention, and day to day operations of the Hiram College women’s softball program. Hiram College is a member of the North Coast Athletic Conference and NCAA Division III.  The position includes; room, board, a living stipend of $7000.00, and a tuition waiver to enroll in the Professional Graduate Studies Program at Hiram College. The anticipated start date is August 1, 2016.   Responsibilities: The graduate assistant’s duties will include but not be limited to: Assisting the head coach with all facets of training, recruiting, and retention for the Hiram College women’s softball program. The Graduate Assistant will also have responsibilities within our campus Recreation Program, and in season laundry, and other duties as assigned.  Minimum Qualifications:  A bachelor’s degree is required. Prior experience as a collegiate softball player or having worked in college softball is preferred but not necessary. Exceptional attention to detail, well-developed interpersonal skills and ability to develop and maintain positive relationships with all persons regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, religious beliefs, and physical challenges. Applicant must demonstrate the ability to work collaboratively within a team-oriented office environment and interact in a positive manner with students, faculty, staff, visitors, and the public. Admission into the School of Professional & Graduate Studies is a requirement for consideration for this position. Application Procedure:  Qualified candidates are encouraged to send a cover letter, resume and names and phone numbers of three references by electronically to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please identify the position title in the subject line when applying.  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. (posted 3/17/2016)

Graduate Assistant ~ Men's Soccer

Hiram College invites applications for the position of Graduate Assistant in men’s soccer.  The successful candidate will be actively involved in the recruitment, retention, and day to day operations of the Hiram College men’s soccer program. Hiram College is a member of the North Coast Athletic Conference and NCAA Division III.  The position includes; room, board, a living stipend of $7000.00, and a tuition waiver to enroll in the Professional Graduate Studies Program at Hiram College. The anticipated start date is August 1, 2016.  Responsibilities: The graduate assistant’s duties will include but not be limited to: Assisting the head coach with all facets of training, recruiting, and retention for the Hiram College men’s soccer program. The Graduate Assistant will also have responsibilities within our campus Recreation Program, and in-season team laundry, other duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications:  A bachelor’s degree is required. Prior experience as a collegiate soccer player or having worked in college soccer is preferred but not necessary. Exceptional attention to detail, well-developed interpersonal skills and ability to develop and maintain positive relationships with all persons regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, religious beliefs, and physical challenges. Applicant must demonstrate the ability to work collaboratively within a team-oriented office environment and interact in a positive manner with students, faculty, staff, visitors, and the public. Admission into the School of Professional & Graduate Studies is a requirement for consideration for this position. Application Procedure:  Qualified candidates are encouraged to send a cover letter, resume and names and telephone numbers of three references electronically to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Please identify the position title in the subject line when applying.  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. (posted 3/17/2016)

Graduate Assistant ~ Women's Lacrosse

Hiram College invites applications for the position of Graduate Assistant in women’s lacrosse.  The successful candidate will be actively involved in the recruitment, retention, and day to day operations of the Hiram College women’s lacrosse program. Hiram College is a member of the North Coast Athletic Conference and NCAA Division III.  The position includes; room, board, a living stipend of $7000.00, and a tuition waiver to enroll in the Professional Graduate Studies Program at Hiram College. The anticipated start date is August 1, 2016.  Responsibilities: The graduate assistant’s duties will include but not be limited to: Assisting the head coach with all facets of training, recruiting, and retention for the Hiram College women’s lacrosse program. The Graduate Assistant will also have responsibilities within our campus Recreation Program, in-season laundry and other duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications:  A bachelor’s degree is required. Prior experience as a collegiate lacrosse player or having worked in college lacrosse is preferred but not necessary. Exceptional attention to detail, well-developed interpersonal skills and ability to develop and maintain positive relationships with all persons regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, religious beliefs, and physical challenges. Applicant must demonstrate the ability to work collaboratively within a team-oriented office environment and interact in a positive manner with students, faculty, staff, visitors, and the public. Admission into the School of Professional & Graduate Studies is a requirement for consideration for this position. Application Procedure:  Qualified candidates are encouraged to send a cover letter, resume and names and telephone numbers of three references electronically to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Please identify the position title in the subject line when applying.  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. (posted 3/17/2016)

Admission Counselor

Hiram College invites applications for a position in the Office of Admission to be filled for an entry level Admission Counselor. Hiram College, established in 1850 as the Western Reserve Eclectic Institute, is a nationally respected private residential liberal arts college located 30 miles from Cleveland in the historic Western Reserve region of Ohio.  At Hiram, close student-faculty interaction and innovation is routine.  The College’s distinctive academic calendar, the Hiram Plan, offers students the opportunity each semester for a 3-week intensive course, study abroad/away program, internship or research experience.  Admission officers are responsible for enrolling an academically capable and multifaceted freshman class.  As such they must possess superior interpersonal and public speaking skills; writing ability; strong analytical, reasoning and problem-solving skills; and organizational talent, including the ability to manage time, prioritize work, and adeptly switch focus on multiple tasks.  The ability to work as part of a team and the confidence to work independently is expected.  High energy and a strong work ethic are essential; creative initiative, a sense of humor and the ability to work with diverse individuals and a variety of constituents are valued.  Demonstrated success in recruiting and a deep understanding and appreciation of a liberal arts environment are distinct bonuses.  Career interest and full-time work experience in admission or related areas is preferred.  In addition to general counseling duties, the position requires involvement in and coordination of ongoing admission programs and projects; assignments will depend on the needs of the office and the talents of the individual.  Candidates must be able to work flexible hours, including some evenings and weekends, and be willing to travel.  Required by starting date: Bachelor's degree and driver’s license.  Interested individuals should send a cover letter, resume, and the names, email addresses and telephone numbers of three professional references by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Please identify the position title in the subject line when applying.  Applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled without further notice.  (posted 2/3/2016)

 

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