Job Title: Continuing Education Manager - School of Continuing and Professional Studies
Job ID: 21612
Location: Lehman College
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
The School of Continuing and Professional Studies is seeking Continuing Education Manager to work closely with the Chair of the Economics and Business department while reporting to the Dean of School of Continuing and Professional Studies in performing the following duties:
Manage and oversee the Small Business Consulting Practice Program (SBCP) which includes:
-Promoting and recruiting SBCP students
-Supervision of the students while they are in training, matching them to carefully chosen small businesses, which the student will assist, and monitoring their internships
-Tracking outcomes including students' attendance and training success as well as business impacts such as increased revenue, developing and implementing new improved marketing strategies, and business expansion such as hiring new staff
-Supervision of actual training, selection of instructors, and management of curriculum/training content
-Identification of small businesses for internships and funneling of businesses to SBDC for business counseling and assistance
-Provision of technical assistance to entrepreneurs and start-ups to access university resources
-Management of digital badges (Acclaim) for SCPS
-Acting as liaison with the department of Economic and Business
Identify certificate programs for introduction and promotion to student in all business areas
Establish contact with and liaise with the business associations and certificate providers for introduction of certificate programs
Oversee the introduction, development and day-to-day operations of the certificate programs
Coordinate the marketing of the certificate programs
Establish and build partnering relationships with businesses in the local and surrounding community
Help identify possible learning opportunities for both curricula development and for student internships
Bachelor's Degree and six years' related experience.
The successful candidate will have completed at least a bachelor's degree (master's degree preferred); and have six years of relevant experience and have familiarity and knowledge of tech sector and industry. Must have flexibility to work schedules that may include evenings and weekend. Excellent communication skills, bilingual in Spanish, familiarity with higher education, certificate programs and experiential learning pertaining to the initiative are a plus.
The ability to communicate in writing is an important job-related competency. All candidates will draft a writing sample as part of the interview process to demonstrate their ability to write memos and letters that are grammatically correct and express information clearly.
CUNY TITLE OVERVIEW
Manages the Continuing Education Office and designs, develops, and implements instructional programs and activities, coordinating with other College support systems.
Oversees the general operation of the Continuing Education Office; hires and manages staff; oversees registration, payments, and other office activities
Designs and makes recommendations to Director for academic, outreach, general training, and certificate programs
Develops and writes grant proposals
Hires faculty and coordinates teaching schedules
Observes classes, analyzes student evaluations, and performs faculty evaluations
Orients new faculty and acts as liaison to resolve faculty issues
Plans and implements advertising campaigns and designs marketing and other program materials
Maintains financial information such as tuition payments, material costs, and faculty payroll
Develops mailing lists and analyzes marketing strategies and student profiles
Acts as a liaison between the Continuing Education Office and other internal and external units on co-operative and co-sponsored programs.
Job Title Name: Continuing Education Manager
Higher Education Associate
COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS
Salary commensurate with education and experience.
CUNY's benefits contribute significantly to total compensation, supporting health and wellness, financial well-being, and professional development. We offer a range of health plans, competitive retirement/pension benefits and savings plans, tuition waivers for CUNY graduate study and generous paid time off. Our staff also benefits from the extensive academic, arts, and athletic programs on our campuses and the opportunity to participate in a lively, diverse academic community in one of the greatest cities in the world.
HOW TO APPLY
This is a grant funded position with the expected start date to begin early February 2020 and ends June 30, 2020 with a potential for an extension.
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February 27, 2020
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EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.
Internal Number: 21612
About Lehman College (CUNY)
The Lehman College campus is located in Bronx, New York and is a Senior College within the City University of New York (CUNY) system. Lehman is the only senior college of The City University of New York (CUNY) located in the Bronx and is recognized as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI). Lehman serves a diverse population of more than 14,000 undergraduate and graduate students. The College serves mainly undergraduate students preparing them for employment, the professions and further study. Service to the college, university and community is part of the mission as is a clear commitment to student engagement including advisement. Opportunities are available for faculty development and travel awards. Lehman College and CUNY funding is available through competitive grants for scholarship and professional development support.