The Strategic Retention Initiatives Department at the University of North Texas is seeking to hire a Non-Student Help - Hourly Contract Program Assistant to join our team. Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to: Assisting two full-time program staff with the operation of the MARTIAL Eagles program. The Male Alliance for a Rigorous, Trans-formative, and Interdisciplinary Approach to Learning (MARTIAL) is a retention program designed to improve retention and graduation rates for African-American men on campus. With two cohorts already on their way towards graduation, SRI will be recruiting a third group for the program this coming Fall 2019. * Provides administrative support on a variety of tasks which may include: data entry, record keeping, room scheduling, and the distribution of correspondence and materials. * General small-scale event planning, managing event budgets and logistics. * Working directly with program participants in a mentor/coach capacity to help students smoothly transition from high school to college. Note: Some programs/activities with participants occur on nights and weekends. Many involving traveling across campus between buildings. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices. The successful candidate will possess a High School diploma or GED equivalent and three years of general office or clerical experience.