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Director of Student Engagement Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search for a qualified candidate to fill the position of Director of Student Engagement. In cooperation with other Student Affairs staff members, the Director shares an awareness of and concern for all aspects of each student's academic, residential and co-curricular life. The work of the Director of Student Engagement includes evening and weekend responsibilities.  This is a 12-month position and includes a generous benefits package. The scope of the Director’s responsibilities includes: Staff supervision Social events policy administration Greek system oversight Student organization support Programming coordination General student affairs administration
Microbiology Research Associate Gambier, OH
Kenyon College seeks a microbiology research associate for an award-winning undergraduate research program. The ideal candidate is someone who desires research experience and enjoys working with students. The start date for this position will be in January, 2021. Some of the duties of this position include, but are not limited to: performing genetic experiments on bacteria, including Escherichia coli and related pathogens; maintaining supplies and equipment; and training undergraduate laboratory assistants. Minimum Qualifications: The qualified candidate will possess experience and training in Biology or Biochemistry, or equivalent field. Completed application must include letter of interest, resume, undergraduate or graduate transcript, and contact information for a science instructor. Kenyon College is an equal opportunity employer and applications from members of all underrepresented groups are encouraged. It is the College's policy to evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, physical and/or mental disability, age, religion, medical condition, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by institutional policy or state, local, or federal law. Kenyon College has a strong commitment to supporting diversity, equity and inclusion. Please visit our Diversity at Kenyon website.
Administrative Assistant in the Academic Division Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search for a qualified candidate to fill the position of Administrative Assistant in the Academic Division. The Administrative Assistant will support a variety of academic programs and departments as assigned. This is a full time, 10-month position (1540 hours per year) that includes a generous benefits package.The hourly rate of pay is $16.29. Review of applications will begin on October 1, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled. Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to: assisting faculty members, administrators, and their departments/programs with clerical duties related to the teaching, research, and administration of their departments/programs; coordinating travel, scheduling, events, and accommodations for faculty searches, workshops, and other events; maintaining and updating web pages; compiling and coordinating information for publications such as the Course Catalog; purchasing office supplies; tracking and reconciling department and program budgets; and other department/program support duties as assigned.
Campus Safety Officer - Part Time Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search for a qualified candidate to fill the position of Campus Safety Officer, Part-Time. Hours worked per week and shifts worked will be dependent on coverage needs, including weekends and possibly holidays. Shifts that may be assigned are 7:00am to 5:00pm; 5:00pm to 1:00am and 11:00pm to 7:00am. The rate of pay is $13.00 per hour. This is a collectively bargained position and without benefits.
Advancement Division Post-Graduate Fellow Gambier, OH
Kenyon College seeks a candidate with experience or interest in working with underrepresented groups to join the Advancement team for a 2-year fellowship. The work will include assisting with an Alumni of Color Task Force to better engage our diverse populations, assisting with donor relations to share the impact of gifts in ways that resonate with donors, and participating in direct fundraising outreach and messaging. It will also include a comprehensive introduction and immersion in the advancement profession working with each department within the division.
Development Officer Gambier, OH
Kenyon College seeks a candidate with experience working with diverse audiences to join the Advancement team to serve in the position of Development Officer. As our alumni and parent populations become increasingly diverse it is our desire to add diverse perspectives and talent to our team. This is a full time, 12-month position. Salary will be commensurate with experience and a generous benefits package is available. The position of Development Officer reports to the Director of Major Gifts and implements strategies that help secure gifts of $100,000 or more for the College. The Development Officer is a true relationship manager, serving as the connection between the College and individuals who are prospective major gift level donors interested in helping Kenyon achieve its objectives and realize the vision outlined in the College’s 2020 Strategic Plan. The Development Officer will manage relationships with 100-120 assigned prospective donors and be responsible for an assigned territory. He/she will also help identify and qualify new prospective donors, including alumni, parents and friends of the College. Extensive travel is required, with approximately 120 face to face visits per year as a goal. A remote development officer role (a gift officer who covers the territory where he/she lives, not using Gambier as a home base) may be considered. Successful candidates will have a Bachelor’s degree, experience with, or an appreciation for, the liberal arts model and at least two years of experience working to secure major gifts.
Associate Creative Director, Video Gambier, OH
Kenyon College, a national liberal arts college an hour northeast of Columbus, Ohio, seeks a talented videographer to join an award-winning communications team. The associate creative director for video crafts multimedia narratives that cleverly express Kenyon’s brand with the goal of attracting prospective students, engaging alumni and inspiring donors.  With an exceptional talent for storytelling and eye for composition, the associate creative director captures Kenyon’s voice through film, developing content that ranges from long-form narratives and YouTube series to short-form videos and social media teasers. This self-motivated individual is experienced in developing and pursuing original ideas that support the College’s strategic initiatives, leading all facets of video production from conception to final delivery. The associate creative director serves as the voice for the College’s YouTube channel and partners with the Digital Content Editor to bolster its presence on Instagram and TikTok, creating and curating content that distinguishes Kenyon in the online video landscape. In this capacity, the associate creative director employs and empowers a team of student film interns to strategically contribute to and support this work.   Reporting to the Creative and Marketing Director and collaborating with members of a dynamic communications team, the associate creative director plays a key role in the expression of Kenyon’s brand by contributing to staff meetings and brainstorms, advising on creative solutions and approaching projects from new angles.
Associate Director of Annual Giving Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search for a qualified candidate to fill the position of Associate Director of Annual Giving. Reporting to the Director of Annual Giving, the Associate Director of Annual Giving has primary responsibility for the reunion giving program within the Office of Annual Giving and assists with the planning and implementation of the Kenyon Parents Fund, the annual Bell-A-Thon and annual giving stewardship efforts.  We seek a candidate with experience working with diverse audiences, who will be a partner in our division wide effort to build a diverse pipeline of engaged and active alumni volunteers and donors.
Film Production Manager Gambier, OH
Kenyon College is conducting a search for a qualified candidate to the fill the position of Film Production Manager. The Film Production Manager has several related roles: management of film facilities and operations in the Kenyon Wright Center; supervising student employees: scheduling and managing production and post-production for student filmmakers; and limited instruction of courses within the film program. The Film Production Manager works with faculty to create a constructive learning environment for film students. This position is also the liaison to the Office of Community Partnerships and the Office of Admissions at Kenyon College. The Film Production Manager reports to the Chair of the Department of Dance, Drama, and Film. This is a full-time, twelve-month position. Essential Qualifications: MA or MFA in film/video production or related field, or commensurate experience in a professional setting. Experience with film lighting, electrical distribution and management, film studio best practices, video and sound post-production software, digital cinema cameras, and digital sound recording devices. Comfortable managing student employees and setting safety and equipment circulation policies. Works well with students, faculty, local community members, and visitors.