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Conference & Events Services - Sr. Student Staff (Summer 2021)

Apply now Job no: 498550
Department: Housing Dining Recreation & Business Services
Location: Oxford, OH
Work type: Student
Categories: Office, Clerical, Administrative Support, Camps and Special Events
Status: Part Time
Temporary: No

Job Title: Conference & Events Services - Sr. Student Staff (Summer 2021)


Hours Per Week:


Job Summary:

The Conference Services Senior Staff report to the Associate Director for Conferences or the Director of Marcum Center. Senior Staff will be familiar with all tasks but one particular area may be assigned to further develop an expertise and proficiency with it.

1. CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE MANAGEMENT: Providing impeccable customer service to the various hotel guests, summer conference groups and camp attendees. Ensuring a secure and safe environment for guests. Proactively managing guest experience while they are on campus as well as reacting to issues that arise requiring solutions.

2. CONFERENCE MANAGEMENT: Assist with the administrative responsibilities in preparation for check-in of our groups. Coordinate services with various campus partners including dining, housing, physical facilities, and university police.

3. BUSINESS MANAGEMENT: Gaining proficiency with computer systems, including Opera, Iris Coordinator, MyCard, and CSGold for daily management of work.

4. PROJECT MANAGEMENT: Complete assigned projects thoroughly, accurately and with efficiency.

5. EMPLOYEE MANAGEMENT: Coordinate the activities of conference service assistants in providing service to various conference guests.

Required skills and qualifications

Must be enrolled either at Miami or another university for the coming semester.
Prior customer service or conference experience is preferred.
Demonstrated attention to detail, professionalism, dependability, and excellent communication skills
Proven decision-making abilities and self-direction

Human Resources Details
Availability for employment May 19 – August 13, 2021
20-40 hours per week; shifts will vary in length from 4-8 hours
Schedule will vary weekly based on hotel and event schedule
Hours to include mornings, afternoons, evenings, over nights and weekends

Work performed is highly complex and requires extensive training (either coursework or in-house departmental training).
Work is often done independently of supervision.

EO/AA Statement/Clery Act:
Miami University, an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, encourages applications from minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Miami University prohibits harassment, discrimination and retaliation on the basis of age (40 years or older), color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, military status, national origin (ancestry), pregnancy, race, religion, sex/gender, status as a parent or foster parent, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, programs or employment practices. Requests for reasonable accommodations for disabilities related to employment should be directed to or 513-529-3560.
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A criminal background check is required. All campuses are smoke- and tobacco-free campuses.

For questions regarding reasonable accommodations for disabilities, or to follow-up with a request, please contact or (513) 529-3560.

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