Academy of Art University

Academy of Art University, established in 1929 by Richard S. Stephens, transforms aspiring students into professional artists and designers.  For three generations, the Stephens family has been devoted to the development of aspiring artists and has held the fundamental belief that with proper instruction, hard work and dedication, students can learn the skills necessary to become artistic professionals.

 

Driven. Engaging. Innovative. Do these words motivate you?  If so, then we want to talk with you.  Academy of Art University offers a rewarding employment experience for those who excel in a dynamic environment and who can consistently deliver high-caliber customer service.  We thrive on ingenuity and pursue ideas every day that lead to extraordinary opportunities for tomorrow.  

Academy of Art University 150 Hayes Street, San Francisco, CA, USA
Mar 28, 2018
Full time
At Academy of Art University, our Financial Aid Representatives have a critical role in supporting student operations.  They engage with current and prospective students each day and advise them of the process that is required to secure financial aid for their educational pursuits.  In this vital role, Financial Aid Representatives also partner with colleagues within Admissions, Student Services and Accounts Receivable to ensure quality customer service is achieved.   The Financial Aid department at Academy of Art University is designed within an open floor plan, making it easy for colleagues to collaborate, and consists of an experienced management team.   We welcome applicants with at least three years of administrative or financial related experience. Candidates with prior financial aid experience are highly desired.  If you would like to be a part of the Academy’s Financial Aid team, please apply here.    Benefits: Academy of Art University offers employees health insurance, 401k options, paid vacation and paid holidays, paid sick leave and a commuter program.  The Academy also offers full-time employees an opportunity to take one undergraduate course tuition free each semester.  Employees also have access to health and wellness programs, the University’s gym and pool and athletic games.  Employees may be able to attend various events such as our film festival, fashion show and gallery auctions as well. When applying, please note that you saw the job posted on the NOVA Job Board. If you need help with your résumé, please see a NOVA Career Advisor.
Academy of Art University 150 Hayes Street, San Francisco, CA, USA
Mar 28, 2018
Full time
Academy of Art University seeks an Online Help Desk Technician to support faculty and students with any questions they may have regarding the use of online educational systems, browser configurations, the downloading and uploading files and any other technical or administrative issues they might encounter while participating in their online classes. The focus of this position is to resolve user problems as quickly and as courteously as possible. Additional responsibilities include: Provide feedback and insight into user opinions of the system to help identify problem trends and possible need for improvements Conduct online system testing for new applications Provide web-site maintenance Assist with administrative tasks and special projects   Requirements: Must be flexible and willing to work weekend, morning or night hours. Must have at least one - two years in a customer service position; help desk experience preferable and within an educational setting Must possess excellent knowledge of both PC and Mac operating systems, mobile OS and have familiarity with Microsoft Office suite Knowledge of Internet browsers, and an excellent ability to use and navigate the Internet is essential Must have excellent troubleshooting skills, be able to provide quality customer service and work well with other staff, faculty and students An ability to communicate well both verbally and in writing is required Knowledge of relevant specialty software, (e.g., Adobe Creative Cloud Suite, Maya, Studio Max, MX Flash, Quark, Final Cut, Avid Xpress, AutoCAD, After Effects, Motion Pro) a plus but not required   Benefits: Academy of Art University offers employees health insurance, 401k options, paid vacation and paid holidays, paid sick leave and a commuter program.  The Academy also offers full-time employees an opportunity to take one undergraduate course tuition free each semester.  Employees also have access to health and wellness programs, the University’s gym and pool and athletic games.  Employees may be able to attend various events such as our film festival, fashion show and gallery auctions as well. When applying, please note that you saw the job posted on the NOVA Job Board. If you need help with your résumé, please see a NOVA Career Advisor.
Academy of Art University 79 New Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA, USA
Mar 28, 2018
Part time
Academy of Art University is currently hiring part-time Campus Hosts, or front desk greeters, to provide customer service to guests and students visiting our various buildings located throughout San  Francisco.  If you are interested in being considered for this position, please apply today. Campus Hosts may be scheduled up to 40 hours per week for 37.5 weeks per year.  Work is scheduled during the Fall, Spring and Summer semesters only.  The Academy has the following shifts available: Weekday Shifts Available: Overnight Shift  (~11:00pm - 7:30am) Day Shift (~7:00am - 3:30pm)  Swing Shift (~3:00pm - 11:30pm)  Weekend Shifts Available: Overnight Shift  (~11:00pm - 7:30am) - 16+ hours (Saturday/Sunday) Day Shift (~7:00am - 3:30pm) - 16+ hours (Saturday/Sunday) Swing Shift (~3:00pm - 11:30pm) - 16+ hours (Saturday/Sunday)   This position pays $16.00 per hour and offers paid sick leave, 401k retirement plans and commuter benefits.     Job Description: The Campus Host will act as greeter and welcome all visitors as well as students, staff and family members to Academy of Art University Check person(s) entering the building for a valid Academy identification badge and issue visitor passes as needed Communicate with security to maximize efficiency Work special events as needed   Job Qualifications: Minimum of one year of customer service experience is required Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills; have a professional appearance and phone presence Must be friendly, outgoing and a team player  Possess basic computer knowledge in MS Word, Excel and Outlook is preferred When applying, please note that you saw the job posted on the NOVA Job Board. If you need help with your résumé, please see a NOVA Career Advisor.