Program Manager for Cultural and Community Centers

Employer
Virginia Tech
Location
Virginia, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
Aug 25, 2020
Employment Level
Administrative
Employment Type
Full Time


Job Description

The Program Manager for the Cultural and Community Centers (CCCs) encourages student belonging and inclusion through active and individualized care, mentoring, and support. This position will lead program planning, implementation, and cultural events related to the Heritage Months. The position will support communications and public relations work for the CCCs through website development and maintenance, data analytics, and marketing of events and programs. The position will provide direction and leadership for students and student groups affiliated with each of the five CCCs and collaborate with the directors to develop effective program linkages. The manager will also work with all units to ensure students are well-supported and to maximize student success and well-being. The person in this role is student-centered, collaborative, and intentional in their role as an educator.

Required Qualifications

Bachelor's degree plus professional work experience to include event management, and program development and implementation grounded in social justice, cultural enrichment, diversity, equity, inclusion, student development equivalent to a Master's degree. OR Master's degree in a related field.

Strong administrative and technical skills to include experience with Microsoft suite.

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s degree in a related field.

Appointment Type

Restricted

Review Date

September 4, 2020

Additional Information

The successful Candidate will be required to have a criminal conviction check

About Virginia Tech

Dedicated to its motto, Ut Prosim (That I May Serve), Virginia Tech pushes the boundaries of knowledge by taking a hands-on, transdisciplinary approach to preparing scholars to be leaders and problem-solvers. A comprehensive land-grant institution that enhances the quality of life in Virginia and throughout the world, Virginia Tech is an inclusive community dedicated to knowledge, discovery, and creativity. The university offers more than 280 majors to a diverse enrollment of more than 36,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students in eight undergraduate colleges , a school of medicine , a veterinary medicine college, Graduate School , and Honors College . The university has a significant presence across Virginia, including the Innovation Campus in Northern Virginia; the Health Sciences and Technology Campus in Roanoke; sites in Newport News and Richmond; and numerous Extension offices and research centers . A leading global research institution, Virginia Tech conducts more than $500 million in research annually.

Virginia Tech does not discriminate against employees, students, or applicants on the basis of age, color, disability, sex (including pregnancy), gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status, or otherwise discriminate against employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants, or on any other basis protected by law.

If you are an individual with a disability and desire an accommodation, please contact Stacey Wilkerson at stacey9@vt.edu during regular business hours at least 10 business days prior to the event.

Advertised: August 25, 2020
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