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Accent works with more than 70 U.S. colleges and universities and operates Study Centers in six dynamic European locations. Are you passionate about global learning? A creative problem-solver? Looking to make an impact? We want to hear from you.

Open positions

Internship, Accent Berkeley

Paid Internship for the Spring 2023 semester in the Berkeley office of Accent Global Learning.

Starting Date

Approximately February 15, 2023

Qualifications:

Interest in working in the field of international education; familiarity with Europe and study abroad/travel experience helpful, especially in France, Italy, Spain and/or the UK. Energetic and motivated. Macintosh computer experience preferred.

Description:

10-15 hours/week.  Consistent daily schedule between the hours of 9am-5pm, Monday-Friday. Position will assist the student enrollment team to facilitate the collection of student pre-departure information. Position will include student form processing, data entry, and special projects.

Salary:                         $17/hour

Apply to:                     Please send over letter and resume to: berkeleyjobs@accentglobal.com


Programs Coordinator, Accent Paris Study Center

Requirements:

  • French or EU Citizenship or legal right to work in France
  • Bilingual English and French
  • Reside in Paris or its suburbs

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree and 3 years relevant experience working in international tourism, or higher education environment
  • Experience arranging and managing cultural visits, outings, and excursions
  • Experience studying abroad, working in an international environment and/or working with US university programs strongly desired
  • Strong communication skills, both oral and written in French and English
  • Flexibility and willingness to take on a variety of tasks as part of a fast-paced small team environment
  • Strong interpersonal and intercultural skills and US-style customer service orientation in working with a diverse student and faculty population
  • Organized, efficient, and detail-oriented individual with capacity for multi-tasking and decision-making
  • Local knowledge of Paris, knowledge of French culture and history.
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite (Excel, Word, Teams, Outlook, PowerPoint), Email, Swift Publisher, and Social Media Applications

Job Responsibilities:

  • Cultural Activities organization/supervision:
    • Working with local and visiting faculty on cultural visits and excursions (collecting and processing the information, contacting and booking museums, guides and restaurants, booking train and plane tickets, organizing bus services, etc.)
    • Preparing supporting documents for visits and excursions and sharing the relevant information with the faculty
    • Managing and updating calendars of activities, cultural activities, outings and excursions
  • Front Office management:
    • providing services to students, faculty, and guests, answering questions, informing and advising
    • answering the telephone and assisting in office tasks (photocopying, filing, etc.);
    • organizing materials for arrivals and orientation (welcome letters, welcome reception, orientation materials, transfers, metro passes), and participating in airport transfers, orientation meetings, welcome meals, and area tours
  • Student emergency support:
    • assisting students and faculty with health-related matters, taking weekly shifts of Emergency Phone duty on a rotation basis, and participate in Safety & Security Protocols.
  • Occasional evening and weekend work required
  • Any other duties/projects as assigned and deemed necessary by the Center Director.

Start date: immediately

To apply:  Send Resume and Cover letter that highlight your most relevant experience to parisjobs@accentglobal.com.  Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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