Work with us

ALBA is dedicated to providing a friendly and supportive workplace to all its team members. Trust, empowerment, co-creation and mutual understanding allow all talents to flourish at ALBA

Best Workplaces 2017 internal survey results 

 

 

 

ALBA is continuously seeking highly motivated team players to join its dynamic administration team. Candidates should possess excellent communications and organizational skills, the desire to contribute to the development of a rapidly growing organization, a highly developed ability to take initiatives, and a solid knowledge of the Greek and English language.

 

JOB OPENING: Program Manager – Academic Programs’ Department  

Call for: Program Manager – Academic Programs’ Department  

Alba Graduate Business School, The American College of Greece is seeking to recruit a passionate and dynamic professional for the team of its Academic Programs’ Department.

The Academic Programs’ Department is responsible for the administrative support of the 15 Academic Programs of the school, providing services to a wide range of individuals and organisations, including students, members of the faculty, visiting faculty, companies and other stakeholders.

The new Program Manager will be responsible for the efficient and smooth operation of one or more of the ALBA Academic Programs’, following Associate Dean’s of Academic Programs and Administrative Director’s instructions. Among other responsibilities, he or she will be the first point of contact for existing and prospective students and the interface between the school and its faculty.

Required Qualifications:

  • University graduate.
  • Post-graduate level studies highly desirable.
  • A minimum of relevant working experience (preferable in the educational sector) is welcome. 
  • Excellent computer skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, both in Greek and English.
  • Ability to work flexible hours, including afternoon - evenings and weekends according to programs’ needs.
  • Ability to successfully interact with people from a wide variety of backgrounds.
  • Customer centric and result-oriented.
  • Resilient with a positive attitude to changing situations and adaptability.
  • Highly organized, punctual and responsible.
  • Team worker.
  • Self-starter and quick learner.
  • Highly developed negotiation skills.
  • Strong project management skills.
  • Capable of thinking creatively and multitask.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Develop and manage relationships with prospective applicants at all stages of the admission process. Consult potential customers regarding their educational needs and assist them in finding the best fit with the available Academic Programs
  • Advise prospective students in person or via telephone / email and guide them through the enrollment and admission process
  • Monitor customer preferences in order to determine focus of sales efforts
  • Plan and implement events related to maximizing programs’ visibility
  • Resolve customer complaints regarding offered services
  • Support qualified instructors and professors to conduct courses and workshops
  • Handle the daily operations of the program(s) for which he/she will be responsible
  • Monitor the expenses of the program(s) and prepare the invoicing of students
  • Maintain and update student records on database, create reports and provide detailed analysis and recommendations to the Management team
  • Ensure that publicity material is current and up-to-date, maintain and update information on the programs’ website
  • Schedule and conduct new students’ orientation
  • Counsel current students and assist them with academic issues
  • Assess training needs through customer satisfaction surveys, focus groups and consultation with managers, instructors and students
  • Ensure compliance with accreditation bodies (i.e. AMBA, EPAS) criteria.

Application Deadline: Friday, July 13, 2018

Application Instructions:

      Please submit the following materials to: [email protected], indicating Program Manager – Academic Programs’ Department in the subject line. 

  • A cover letter describing previous related experience and scholarly interests
  • A current CV
  • Contact details (name, e-mail address, telephone number for at least three persons who have known you in a professional context.)​​


JOB OPENING: Assistant or Associate Professors

Call for : Assistant or Associate Professors

 

ALBA Graduate Business School seeks faculty members at the Rank of Assistant or Associate Professor in various academic fields including Accounting, Finance/ Investment and  Shipping .

The ideal candidates should have earned a Ph.D. in the relevant field, have great teaching experience and potential, strong publications record in top academic journals or the potential to do so, and experience/ desire in institution building.

The positions are available in September 2018.

ALBA, founded in 1992 as an independent, non-profit, research-driven, graduate business school in a unique and continuing partnership with the Greek business community, has been affiliated with The American College of Greece (ACG) since 2012 and fully integrated since 2017 to pursue within a broader institutional framework ALBA’s historic mission and vision. ACG, accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) in the US since 1981, encompasses three educational divisions (4,800 students / 400 faculty): ALBA Graduate Business School - 700 students in MBA and specialized masters, plus an extensive executive education program; Deree College – 3,775 undergraduate and graduate students; PIERCE College - 1,425 students in grades seven through twelve.

All ALBA MBA programs are accredited by AMBA, two MSc programs are accredited by EPAS while the School is accredited by NEASC.

Please direct all inquiries, and application materials (including CV and cover letter) for this opportunity until Friday March 30th, 2018, to [email protected] , indicating Assistant or Associate Professor for ALBA, in the subject line.

 

 

 

The ALBA Graduate Business School is dedicated to equal opportunity employment in which individuals are not discriminated against on the basis of age, gender, color, race, nationality, ethnicity, faith, disability, marital status or sexual orientation.