Global Connections Manager - Washington State University in State of Washington

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Washington State University

State of, Washington

United States

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Detailed Job Description

This position is responsible for independently developing and implementing the delivery of non-academic social, cultural and educational events to a diverse audience.

Coordinates, schedules, negotiates, and monitors program delivery logistics in the most efficient, cost-effective and professional manner possible. Development and implementation of programs requires administrative and organizational skills and knowledge related to marketing, financial management, computer competency, and human relations.

Supervise employees to meet deadlines and provide exemplary service to clients, students, faculty, and Global Campus leadership.

Independently create and sustain meaningful relationships with clients, faculty, internal staff members, and internal Global Campus staff in order to produce programs which meet the highest standards and fulfill the mission of the Global Campus Connections initiative.

This position will require innovation, vision, initiative, self-direction, excellent networking and time-management skills, and a collaborative work ethic to meet demanding timelines and project related deliveries in a high-profile environment.

Required Qualifications

A Bachelor’s degree in marketing, public relations, communications or related field and three (3) years of professional level experience in marketing, promotional or related work. Any combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted for the educational requirement on a year-for-year basis.

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s degree in a related field.

Experience working with distance students and instructors teaching in the distance learning environment.

Experience with a variety of technology tools.

Experience with virtual event planning and delivery.

Personnel management experience.

Demonstrated ability to make and maintain excellent professional connections and collaborations.

Monthly Salary

Commensurate with qualifications and experience

WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EDUCATOR AND EMPLOYER. Members of ethnic minorities, women, special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam-era, recently separated veterans, and other protected veterans, persons of disability and/or persons age 40 and over are encouraged to apply.

WSU is committed to excellence through diversity and faculty-friendly policy action, including partner accommodation and NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation programs (

WSU employs only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized non-U.S. citizens. All new employees must show employment eligibility verification as required by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

WSU is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact Human Resource Services: 509-335-4521(v), Washington State TDD Relay Service: Voice Callers: 1-800-833-6384; TDD Callers: 1-800-833-6388, 509-335-1259(f), or

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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Manager
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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