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  • Global Ambassador

    Location US-NC-Charlotte
    Job ID
    2018-5893
    # Positions
    1
    Category
    Property Management
    Company
    Everest Campus East
  • Overview

    The Global Ambassador at Haven 49 will serve as an advocate, leader, role model, and resource

    provider for all international student members residing at Haven 49. The Global Ambassador will

    maintain a welcoming community for international students from around the world, while

    introducing them to the American university experience. Providing the opportunity to connect with

    peers from around the world through both structured and informal interaction will be the primary

    mission of The Global Ambassador.

    Responsibilities

    Branding & Marketing

    • Develop and execute outreach marketing strategies to increase and capture the interest of
    • current and future international students at UNCC.
    • Create awareness of Haven 49 as the international student residential community at UNCC.
    • Communicate with university and student organizations (International Student Services,
    • Chinese Student Association, Indian Student Association, etc.) to partner and participate in
    • larger international student events.
    • Assist in the recruitment process of international students to reside and be exclusive members of the international student body at Haven 49.

     

    Community Development

    • Create and maintain a welcoming community for international students from around the world, while introducing them to the American university experience.
    • Welcoming international students living at Haven 49 and helping them successfully transition into the residential setting, the UNCC university experience, and the greater community.
    • Organize and host weekly & monthly cultural events and meetings both at the community and outside the community.
    • Coordinate “Welcome” efforts for international students during move-ins in August and January.
    • Coordinate “Farewell” efforts for international students during move-outs in December and May/July.

     

    Serve as a Resource

    • Serve as a source for information concerning academics, student services/resources, and student life at UNCC.

    Qualifications

    • Be bilingual (Mandarin or Hindi).
    • Have excellent organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills.
    • Have the ability to engage diverse populations and facilitate inter-group communication.
    • Demonstrate leadership skills and previous leadership involvement.
    • Have the ability to create and implement programming targeted to a diverse population.
    • Have an open mind towards diversity and global awareness with a keen sense of cultural sensitivity.
    • Have experience living in a residential setting on a college/university campus.
    • Have a passion towards teamwork and collaboration with other staff members, residents, and the larger community.
    • Have the ability to seek and provide resources to international students on U.S. academic and college success strategies.
    • Be willing to commit to the position for eleven months (from July to May) with a minimum of 20 hours of time to dedicate to the position each week.
    • Must be flexible to work evenings and weekends.
    • Be enrolled as a full-time, UNCC degree-seeking student in good academic and behavioral standing.
    • Any form of global and multicultural experience is a plus.

    BENEFITS!

    • A brand new one-bedroom state-of-the-art SMART apartment at a significant discount.
    • Complete kitchen appliance package, including stainless steel range, microwave, dishwasher, refrigerator and washer/dryer.
    • Complete bedroom furniture package, including full size bed, desk, and wardrobe.
    • Complete living room furniture package, including sofa, 55’’ flat screen TV, and dining room set.
    • Access to all community amenities, including 24-HR fitness center, pool, study rooms, and more!
    • Depending on the requirements of the degree, this experience can be used to complete a practicum or internship requirement related to intercultural communication, higher education, international relations, or another related field.

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