This position requires oversight of all operations within the LIGHTS Regional Innovation Network (LIGHTS) (in coordination with the LIGHTS) INC (grant) and the Innovation Gateway Network of Appalachian Ohio (IGNAO) which are supported by Ohio University and the Buckeye Hills Regional Council and funded, in part, by the Appalachian Regional Commission. The Network is a public/private collaborative of entrepreneurial and maker support services in a 26-county tristate area. The position will support the LIGHTS Associate Director by organizing, with great attention to detail, the management of the Network's: databases; metrics solicitation, collection tracking, and reporting; internal Network communication and processes; event planning and execution; a centralized Network calendar; training curriculum development and scheduling; marketing protocols and oversight; and, the coordination of the aggregated Network budget in concert with individual budget unit managers.
The position requires an experienced systems-focused, collaborative, self- motivated, a communicative leader with a passion for the Appalachian Region and experience with a broad range of IT.
Some specialized curriculum development, budgetary oversight, CRM, social media, and grant management experience is also integral.
At least an Associate's Degree or Vocational or Technical School Degree is required with at least three (3) years of experience in program management.
Planning Unit: Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs
Department: Voinovich Schl of Leadership & Public Affairs
Applicants may contact this person if they have questions about this position: Nathan Berger, email@example.com
Employment Type: full-time regular
Commensurate with qualifications. Employees also enjoy a generous benefits package including health benefits, paid time off, and educational benefits for employees and qualifying dependents.
Internal Number: 33643
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