1. In support of the overall mission, plans, directs and oversees programmatic activities. 2. Develops, implements, and maintains operational policies and procedures. 3. Manages program communications; identifies outreach potential, and promotes philanthropic and collaborative support of the program. 4. Works closely with leadership, internal and external colleagues, and community residents to further develop and implement strategic plans. 5. Identifies, solicits, and cultivates community partnerships and collaborations to assist in the development and growth of the program. 6. Tracks all program activities and regularly informs leadership of progress on each initiative. Recommends structural or programmatic adjustments, changes or additions based on full knowledge of missions, goals, and objectives. Develops metrics to identify and measure the success of the program. 7. Assists in identifying and evaluating potential future funding sources, and contributes to the submission of grants and contracts supporting the program, including the annual submission and writing of all content areas and budgetary sections of grant applications. 8. Develops and manages the program's operating budget. 9. Manages the administrative infrastructure of the program. Manages human resources including staffing and hiring, supervision, performance development, counseling and discipline, if warranted. Oversees and manages information systems, facilities, and space needs. 10. May perform other duties as assigned.
Preferred Education: MA in a related field. 2-7 years in roles relevant to environmental innovation in at least one of the following areas: early stage organization that creates positive impact on the planet, fostered innovative environmental projects, supported a portfolio of innovations, with a focus on the environment and innovation ecosystems.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: MA in a related field. 2-7 years in roles relevant to environmental innovation in at least one of the following areas: early stage organization that creates positive impact on the planet, fostered innovative environmental projects, supported a portfolio of innovations, with a focus on the environment and innovation ecosystems.
Posting Position Title: Program Administrator
Required Skill/ability 3: Outstanding writing and communication abilities.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Environmental Innovation Fellow
Required Skill/ability 1: A self-starter with ability to manage a body of work. Proven ability to organize and prioritize multiple projects. Strong time management capability and proven ability to work as part of a team as well as independently.
Required Skill/ability 4: Demonstrated ability to work with a diverse constituency, including staff, students, faculty, and other community members.
Required Skill/ability 2: Passion for environmental innovation and entrepreneurship.
Bachelor's Degree in a related field and two years of related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Internal Number: 65568BR
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