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Program Manager - International Trade Center (F/T), CF1E21092CENT more...
Location:Glen Ellyn, IL
Company:College of DuPage
First posted:May 31, 2017
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Job Details
Position Title : Program Manager - International Trade Center (F/T), CF1E21092CENT
Position Number : CF1E21092CENT
Department : Ctr for Entrepreneurship - CENT
Position Type : Full time - FT
Pay Type : Salary Exempt
Salary Range : 14
Function of Position :

The Program Manager will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the International Trade Center (ITC).  This position manages all new and ongoing international business counseling and assistance services, as well as all non-credit international trade programming activities

Duties of Position :

  • Develop and monitor International Trade Center budgets and goals.
  • Conduct one-on-one counseling with indepth advice for business clients seeking international market entry.
  • Identify and analyze a company's international trade needs which will include evaluating a company's export capability and readiness.
  • Identify trade opportunities and leads for clients.
  • Conduct market research and advise in international marketing plans and strategies for small business clients utilizing reference material and databases.
  • Develop internal and external resources to accomplish program objectives including actively seeking additional funding resources to include financial sponsorships.
  • Create and implement Center publicity and marketing efforts.
  • Engage in outreach activities throughout the community and across campus to create awareness and promote ITC services and the Center for Entrepreneurship.
  • Identify grant opportunities, respond to Requests for Proposals and submit grant proposal to funding entities.
  • Generate required performance reports and program records.
  • Develop and deliver seminars, workshops and Exporter's Forums.
  • Maintain and analyze data on advising sessions and program effectiveness.
  • Other related duties as assigned.

Experience and Education :

REQUIRED:

EXPERIENCE:

Two (2) years' experience in international trade development with a business or economic development organization.  This position will require marketing and sales orientation due to public contact and public speaking engagements.  Proficiency in written and spoken English.

EDUCATION:

BA or BS in Business, International Business or related field of study.

PREFERRED:

EXPERIENCE:

Small business ownership or consulting experience with international trade related activities.  Foreign language skills are preferred.

EDUCATION:

None

Equipment & Working Conditions :

PC, telephone, general office equipment, office and business based software and AV equipment.  Valid Illinois driver's license required for extensive in-district and intrastate travel.

General office environment with some early morning, evening and weekend work.  In- district and out-of-district travel; occasional overnight travel required.

This position requires a background check and drug screen.

 

 

The student population at the college is diverse in ethnicity, gender, language, age and background. College of DuPage is an AA/EO employer and strongly encourages applications from candidates who would enhance the diversity of its faculty and staff.

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