Program Manager - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah


United States
(JPP17014)

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Detailed Job Description

Manages operational duties and functions of the program. Plans, supervises, and monitors various program activities that includes database management, research, and documenting information associated with conflict transformation, peace-building, and sustainability development of political, social, environmental influences on society. Develops a database to store select information related to the program purpose. Recommends strategic ways to plan and use knowledge gathered from research stored in the database where information can be accessed and shared with various constituents and organizations. Updates research by participating in educational opportunities, reading professional publications, maintaining personal networks, and participating in professional organizations.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with a bachelor’s degree plus three years of experience related to the Summary of Duties or any combination of education and/or experience related to the Summary of Duties totaling seven years.

Preferred Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with a bachelor’s degree plus three years of experience related to the Summary of Duties or any combination of education and/or experience related to the Summary of Duties or concentration in sustainable development, conflict transformation, peace and justice studies totaling seven years.
Prefer experience in database technology and writing grants.
Previous supervisory experience is also preferred.

Knowledge

Knowledge of database technology and operations.
Knowledge of sustainable development theory, practice, and organizations.
Knowledge of conflict transformation theory, practice and organizations.
Knowledge of grant writing strategies.

Skills

Skill in the development and use of research protocols.
Skill in developing databases.
Skill in grant writing.
Skill in the development and use of budgets.
Skill in the use of Microsoft Office.

Abilities

Ability to think critically.
Ability to communicate both verbal and in writing.
Ability to multitask complex concurrently.
Ability to work under deadlines with a variety of agents.
Ability to be self-motivated.
Ability to work without constant supervision.
Ability to supervise staff.

Pay Range

$16.92 to $21.15 per hour

Special Instructions to Applicants

To be considered an applicant for employment you must apply online through the UVU.Jobs website.
To be considered in the first screening, the online application and required application documents must be submitted by the screening or closing date.
Any offer of employment will be contingent upon the results of a background check, which includes a criminal records check. A criminal conviction is not necessarily a bar to employment.
Application materials become the property of UVU.
For questions contact Human Resources at uvu.jobs@uvu.edu

Utah Valley University is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity/ Equal Access Employer.

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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:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
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