Responsible for processing and completing complex law licensure paperwork for applicants within and outside the country including for alumni who graduated several years ago. Examines every form in a student's file for any character or fitness issues, adverse information, or misconduct and reports it accordingly to various organizations including the Indiana Supreme Court and other jurisdictions responsible for law licensure, agents of the FBI, and the Department of Homeland Security to name a few.
Processes many internal and external documents, reports, and forms as requested by IU Registrar and other departments on the IU campus which requires this role to act as Notary for officially legal documents. Intense attention to detail is critical.
Monitors final grades as they come in and follows up with faculty regarding missing grades.
Verifies that pending graduates have completed the mandatory graduation application, generates time-sensitive IUIE data reports for the Assistant Dean of Student Affairs and uses it to prepare the list of graduates each term, carefully cross-referencing it with graduation applications.
Determines class ranks at multiple times during a session to include after each semester as well as annually to comport with the American Bar Association's definition of a class (December, May, and August graduates in a certain year). This task requires a solid understanding of math and the ability to figure and refigure class ranking percentages as data is dynamic and fluid between terms.
Serves as the Registrar interface for 800+ current students and 200+ faculty including co-management of the general office email account.
Ensures that courses are accurate and class scheduling is correct and prepares registration permissions and instructions for students; also provides and approves course approvals for students seeking special classes.
Plays a critical role in the anonymous exam procedure at the law school by generating the anonymous exam numbers, overseeing the exams as they come in, ensuring that the copies and particular student ADA accommodations are met, and supports the faculty in providing anonymous grading rosters and final grades for posting to SIS; also approves all grade changes posted by faculty.
Hires, trains, schedules, and monitors work product of data entry staff; ensures accuracy and completeness of operations; ensures smooth flow of operations. Oversees processing of all employee and payroll forms.
Serves as informational resource to staff; provides technical guidance; assists staff in resolving problems involved with operations; answers staff questions regarding policies and procedures.
Responds to outside inquiries regarding operations; investigates and resolves problems, complaints, or discrepancies.
Monitors inventory of office supplies and forms; orders as necessary.
Compiles and analyzes data entered and prepares any needed reports. Analyzes operations and makes recommendations on improvements.
Oversees the maintenance of any required files.
Evaluates forms used in collecting data; recommends improvements.
High school diploma or GED
4 years in customer service, higher education, or a related field
Combinations of related education and experience may be considered
Proficient communication skills
Maintains a high degree of professionalism
Demonstrated time management and priority setting skills
Demonstrates a high commitment to quality
Possesses flexibility to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment
Highly thorough and dependable
Possesses a high degree of initiative
Ability to build strong customer relationships
Demonstrated ability to maintain confidential information
Effective interpersonal skills
Demonstrated analytical skills
Working Conditions / Demands
This role requires the ability to effectively communicate and to operate a computer and other standard office productivity equipment. The position involves sedentary work as well as periods of time moving around an office environment and the campus. The person in this role must be able to perform the essential functions with or without an accommodation.
IU McKinney School of Law
Career Level: Mastery
Job Function: Student Services
Job Family: Student Services Generalist
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