Vice President, Manufacturing and Technical Programs - Cuyahoga Community College in Cleveland Ohio

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Cuyahoga Community College

Cleveland, Ohio

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Campus or Location


Job Responsibilities

Provides leadership to implement effective enrollment, revenue tracking, content management, and support systems to assure the productive performance of supervised work units
Meets established enrollment and revenue targets
Leads activities in support of the Colleges Strategic Goals & the President’s Priorities
Directly accountable for budget management and administration; formulates, develops, and recommends annual budget requests
Administers broad direction to activities involved in both institutional and individual program accreditation as it relates to the programs within the Technical Program unit
Provides leadership in curriculum planning, program development and implementation, and program review in the supervised technical programs
Works collaboratively with businesses and the industry to ensure the College has innovative workforce training programs that respond to current community labor market demands
Pursues grant funding opportunities
Takes an active role in obtaining funding and re-funding opportunities
Represents Tri-C by participating in appropriate national, state, and local councils, committees, boards, and organizations as needed
Responsible for hiring, training, developing, and evaluating the performance of assigned staff
Performs other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in a related field AND a minimum of ten years of administrative or managerial experience; OR a Master’s Degree in a related field
Minimum of five years of manufacturing or industry experience
Demonstrated experience performing significant administrative work involving the assessment, development, implementation, and evaluation of broad-based continuing education, workforce education, corporate training, and community service initiatives
Demonstrated experience in a higher education environment
Demonstrated executive experience planning, assigning, scheduling, supervising and ensuring the quality of the work of others
Demonstrated experience forecasting, planning, maintaining, preparing, and monitoring a business area’s budget
Demonstrated experience effectively making decisions that have significant, broad implications on the management and operations of a division (or equivalent business area)
Demonstrated effectiveness in a role requiring dynamic and abstract problem solving methods in adaptive situations

Possesses strong entrepreneurial philosophy and demonstrated success in entrepreneurial endeavors related to community college programs and services
Ability to independently set goals and determine best course of action to achieve desired results
Possesses comprehensive knowledge of leadership theories, concepts and practices with the ability to use in complex, difficult and/or unprecedented situations as it pertains to the departmental focus
Ability to think strategically especially in relation to donor communication and engagement
Ability to effectively implement new ideas and establish processes which are replicable, consistent and sustainable
Ability to shift energy and focus as the priorities may dictate
Ability to work effectively in a dynamic and changing work environment requiring flexibility and teamwork
Demonstrated ability manage relationships, create opportunities and solve problems
Possesses strong organizational, time-management skill, and is results-oriented
Possesses excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
Works accurately with great attention to detail
Demonstrated advanced Project Management skills
Demonstrated intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Ability to confidentially and discreetly handle subject matters requiring privacy and sensitivity
Ability to collaborate, persuade, gain cooperation and acceptance of ideas on significant projects
Ability to collaborate, negotiate and resolve conflicts on major projects
Ability to facilitate top-level collaboration while managing sensitive issues
Ability to develop and maintain relationships with key contacts to enhance work flow and quality
Sensitivity to appropriately respond to the needs of a diverse population

• Servant Leadership
• Collaboration / Inclusion
• Results Focus

• Customer Service
• Communication
• Time Utilization / Organization

• Flexibility / Adaptability
• Continuous Improvement / Innovation
• Quality of Work

Preferred Qualifications

Doctoral degree in a related field from an accredited institution
Demonstrated experience in Community College environment

Work Schedule

Standard college hours 8:30 – 5:00. Hours may vary depending on business units needs.

Target Hiring Rate/Salary

Special Note

Special Note

Posting Open Date 03/12/2015

Special Instructions to Applicants

During the application process, you may be required to attach a cover letter and/or resume. It is recommended that you have these documents ready to be attached electronically to the online application. This system accepts only MS Word or PDF attachments. Any employment with the College is contingent upon satisfactory completion of a background check and drug screen.

Affirmative Action Statement

Cuyahoga Community College is committed to attaining excellence through the recruitment and retention of a qualified and diverse workforce. Cuyahoga Community College is an equal employment/educational opportunity institution

Keyword Phrases

  • Workforce Economic Development Division
  • Exemplary Learning and Teaching Community
  • Embrace Diversity
  • Promote Individual Development and Quality of Life
  • Business Deans
  • Other Deans
  • Academic Administration Executives
  • Community College Executives
Employment Type:Higher Education Executives
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:2 - Year Institution / Technical
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter