Leads and administers a range of programs, events, and activities related to the Center for Effective Government, including the Civic Leadership Academy (CLA).Â
Provides communications support and project management for all Center initiatives.
Leads the day-to-day management of the Civic Leadership Academy.Â
Communicates directly with constituents and facilitates on the ground solutions, and communicate with different departments.
Maintains organizational records and archives relevant information.Â
Develops and implements protocols for evaluating the effectiveness of programs and strategies.
Supports Executive Director in the management of the Center's finances, development, operations, communications, technological infrastructure, marketing, day-to-day supervision of student workers, and the planning, preparation, and dissemination of information designed to keep internal and external audiences informed of the Center's programs and accomplishments
Uses moderate/solid understanding and experience to administer the delivery of services to program participants and/or beneficiaries.
Has moderate/high levels of interactions with faculty, researchers and staff for committee work or information.
Performs other related work as needed.
Background in a higher education environment.
Knowledge of the University of Chicagoâ™s unique culture.
Knowledge of the Harris School.
Technical Skills or Knowledge:
Advanced MS Outlook and strong MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and database skills.
Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.
Outstanding skills in working both independently and as a team member.
Accomplished problem-solving skills and follow-up skills.
Communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing and to compose effective and efficient reports and correspondence.
Demonstrated ability to review and prioritize work without advance approval.
Take initiative and organize and complete projects with minimal supervision.
Maintain calm and courteous demeanor and work productively despite heavy workload, competing priorities, complex problems, and tight deadlines.
Presents a courteous, professional image at all times.
Willing and able to travel and work evenings and some weekends.
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