Since 2011, General Assembly has transformed tens of thousands of careers through pioneering, experiential education in today’s most in-demand skills. As featured in The Economist, Wired, and The New York Times, GA offers training in web development, data, design, business, and more, both online and at campuses around the world. Our global professional community boasts 40,000 full- and part-time alumni — and counting. In addition to fostering career growth for individuals, GA helps employers cultivate top tech talent and spur innovation by transforming their teams through strategic learning. More than 21,000 employees at elite companies worldwide have honed their digital fluency with our corporate training programs. GA has also been recognized as one of Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500, and Fast Company has dubbed us leaders in World-Changing Ideas as well as the #1 Most Innovative Company in Education.
The role of the Student Success Associate is to provide administrative support for the Student Success team and ensures students, instructors, and staff have the tools and resources necessary to deliver high-quality learning experiences at GA. This is a part-time opportunity based in New York.
Create and onboard all incoming students to in-class tools and resources (welcome emails, course trackers/rosters, sketch licenses, slack invite/channel setup, etc.).
Track student pre-work data ensuring students meet 100% completion standards prior to the start of class.
Monitor Student Services inbox and Slack channels ensuring all inquiries are responded to within 24-48 hours.
Facilitate student-facing events, update student-facing event calendar and ongoing community outreach.
Support student collections outreach and act as a liaison between students and Finance.
Send letters of completion to qualified students and remove students from in-course tools and resources.
Demonstrates a baseline understanding of all GA Education Product lines in order to create tools and systems necessary for program delivery
1-2+ years of work experience.
Tech and system savvy; familiar with Google Suite.
Great written and verbal communication skills.
Detail-oriented with strong organization skills.
Can navigate an ever-changing, fast paced environment and demonstrable ability to come up with solutions.