Program Coordinator - Gordon Institute, School of Engineering - (19001559)
This is a part-time, 17.5 hour role that is benefit eligible.
The Tufts Gordon Institute (TGI) provides students with the knowledge and skills they need to lead teams, and entire companies. Our graduate and undergraduate engineering management, innovation & management, and entrepreneurship programs are taught by faculty who have excelled in industry, have started and run their own companies and know what it takes to succeed in the business world. We help create transformative leaders across industries.
We focus on technology leadership, innovation and entrepreneurship--in classes, hands-on projects and real-world experiences--to provide students the practical leadership tools and knowledge necessary to encourage and develop innovative ideas that will make a difference in the world. Our alumni have become leaders in an array of public, private and non-profit companies representing all industries from biotech to finance to technology R&D.
The Tufts Entrepreneurship Center (TEC) is part of the Gordon Institute and focuses specifically on developing the entrepreneurial spirit within Tufts and highlighting Tufts entrepreneurs outside of Tufts. TEC runs courses, competitions, an accelerator, and countless learning related events throughout the year.
The role supports and contributes to development of TEC's curricular and co-curricular goals and strategies. The Program Coordinator will work closely with the Entrepreneurship center to implement events, workshops, competitions, and general administration of the center.
Bachelor's or Associate's degree and 1-3 years of related experience
Demonstrate exceptional communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills in a fast-paced working environment
Ability to prioritize projects and manage their time effectively
Aptitude for problem solving, program marketing, and attention to detail
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and hands on experience with CRM tools
Excellent written and oral communication abilities to articulate the goals of the office and act in an ambassadorial capacity
An appreciation for and ability to work with a diverse population of students, staff, faculty, and community members.
Demonstrate consistent discretion and exercise good judgment
Ability to work collaboratively, and communicate effectively with a variety of constituents and audiences
Passion for entrepreneurship and innovation
An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.
Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Medford/Somerville
Job: Administrative Support
Organization: Gordon Institute
Employee Status: Regular Schedule: Part-time
Job Posting: Jul 19, 2019, 7:42:53 PM
Internal Number: 19001559
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