Assistant Registrar

Ripon College

The Office of the Registrar is seeking applications for an Assistant Registrar. This person reports to the Associate Dean of Faculty/Registrar. The Office of the Registrar performs a wide range of functions relating to the management of academic records/data, administration of academic policy, and the support of the academic program. Ripon College, founded in 1851, is an independent, residential liberal arts and sciences college nationally recognized for its quality undergraduate education.

The Assistant Registrar position is a full-time exempt position which administers all aspects of student and course academic records, including the collection, integrity and dissemination of academic data/information, coordination with campus partners, and the reporting of various data. Daily responsibilities include phone calls, email review, and transcript requests. The position assists the registrar in developing systems and solving problems. The position requires a high level of confidentiality and routinely interacts with prospective students/parents, current students/parents, alumni, staff, faculty and external constituencies, while promoting the mission and values of Ripon College.

Preferred Qualifications-Education/Experience

A bachelor’s degree and three-plus years of related work experience are required. Work experience in higher education preferred. Demonstrated interpersonal, organizational and communication skills are essential. A knowledge of computer applications (e.g. Microsoft Word, Excel) is necessary, as well experience in a database system. The willingness to learn and train on new systems is key.

Candidates must be able to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines along with working independently and as a team player. The successful candidate will demonstrate analytical skills, attention to detail and ability to multi-task. In addition, the successful candidate must enjoy communicating and working with students. Demonstrated commitment to diversity and experience with promoting inclusivity required.

Submission Guidelines

For full consideration, please send a letter of interest and resume to the Office of the Registrar [email protected]. Review of applications will begin the week of June 14, 2021 and continue until the position is filled. Finalists for the position may be asked to provide contact information for professional references.

This position is open to all qualified applicants. Ripon College encourages applications from individuals from underrepresented groups, including, for example, African Americans, Hispanics, Native Americans, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, other Pacific Islanders, first generation college students, members of the LGBTQIA+ community, individuals who have followed non-traditional pathways to college due to exceptional talent and motivation in the face of adversity, such as societal, economic or academic disadvantages, and individuals with a demonstrated commitment to applying and including diverse backgrounds and perspectives.

Ripon College is committed to equal opportunity and adheres to non-discriminatory policies in employment and student enrollment.

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