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Senior Program Coordinator

Job Summary

The Senior Program Coordinator provides direction in reviewing & recommending policy & procedure designed to enhance operational excellence of a program/project in order to ensure success.  They ensure the effective, compliant, & efficient daily management of all operational, financial, & business functions in support of the business area's mission & in coordination with central offices such as HR, Budget, Facilities, IT, & Provost.  They represent program/project on internal & external administrative affairs by recommending alternatives & suggestions. 

The program/project is summarized below.  (Definitions: Program: plan or system of taking action toward a goal.  Project: planned actions with specified beginning & end.)

Under general direction from the Director of Operations and Outreach, the Academic Office Coordinator manages the academic administrative functions of the department, assuring students, faculty, and staff receive the highest levels of customer service. Supervises three staff to assist in running administrative aspects of the department, including the graduate program, undergraduate program, communication efforts, and special events, as well as processes expense reports and appointments.

Minimum Qualifications

How to apply:
Current Northwestern employees can apply directly here.

External applicants can visit Northwestern's Career Website and use the following information to begin applying:

  • Job ID: 41228
  • Location: Evanston, Illinois
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