Program Manager, Strome Entrepreneurial Center

Virginia, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
May 12, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The Strome Entrepreneurial Center is seeking candidates for the Program Manager (full-time, 12 month) position. This position will assume primary responsibility for providing the day-to-day preparation for, and management of, Strome Entrepreneurial Center (SEC) events and activities. Other duties include: responsible for the design, development, marketing and execution of SEC events and activities; leading the professional and student support staff at the SEC to ensure that all events and programs are carried out in accordance with the standards set by the Executive Director; support the Executive Director as a "connector’’ between the SEC and the entrepreneurial community by establishing connections and growing the network of support for the SEC and its affiliates through event marketing and outside engagement.

Required Education: Master’s degree in business, entrepreneurship, or professional discipline from an accredited institution.

Required Qualifications: Considerable related management, entrepreneurial, or marketing experience in client service centered programs or organizations. Ability to work collaboratively and effectively with students, faculty, and outside affiliates. Knowledge of small business practices and trends. Ability to plan, implement, and assess new programs and initiatives. Networking ability and marketing skills. Computer proficiency, particularly with Microsoft Office and Google cloud based applications. Knowledge of budgeting processes and planning skills.

Review Date: This position closes on May 28, 2021.

It is the policy of Old Dominion University to provide equal employment, educational and social opportunities for all persons, without regard to race (or traits historically associated with race including hair texture, hair type, and protective hairstyles such as braids, locks, and twists), color, religion, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), national origin, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation or genetic information. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.