Title: Program Manager
Reports to: Director, Program Management
About the Organization:
The UC Berkeley Center for Executive Education offers a portfolio of programs developed by academia's and industry's most forward-thinking minds to accelerate the careers of professionals around the globe. Here, executives have abundant resources at their fingertips, from award winning faculty -- 9 Nobel Laureates, 4 Pulitzer Prize winners, and 32 MacArthur Fellows -- to national laboratory research, to the vibrant ecosystem of the Silicon Valley. These tools, engaged in one of the most dynamic learning environments in the world, combine to create a powerful experience for business executives seeking a competitive edge. UC Berkeley Haas School of Business is renowned for developing innovative business leaders -- individuals who redefine the business landscape by putting new ideas into action in all areas of their organizations.
The UC Berkeley Center for Executive Education (CEE) is a California nonprofit public benefit corporation formed for the purpose of operating executive education programs previously operated by the UC Berkeley Haas School of Business. CEE develops and delivers open enrollment and custom programs for business executives in the US and internationally. Approximately 65% of its custom executive development programs are for overseas clients, and the portfolio of open enrollment programs continues to expand to meet market demands. CEE has almost 100% repeat clients for custom programs. For more information visit http://executive.berkeley.edu/
About the Position:
The Program Manager is responsible for key elements of planning and organizing executive education programs. This includes managing logistics such as facilities, registration, audience management activities, A/V support program sponsors, caterers, transportation and other vendors. The Program Manager facilitates communication and services with faculty members, speakers, guests and participants. Provides extremely high-touch customer service to program participants, clients, partners and faculty members. This is a full-time, Exempt position located in Berkeley, CA.
The ideal Program Manager candidate must possess outstanding project management, planning and communications skills, and be a strong collaborative team-player. Ideally, this individual would also have experience with meeting and event planning.
Salary and Benefits:
The UC Berkeley Center for Executive Education offers a competitive compensation package, including medical/dental/vision/insurance, 401k, vacation leave, sick leave and 13 paid holidays. Salary is commensurate with experience.
How to apply
If you would like to apply, please send your resume and a cover letter to CEE_Careers@haas.berkeley.edu. Indicate "Program Manager" in the subject line of the email for the fastest consideration. In your cover letter, please comment on how your skills and experience are a good match for this position, the personal qualities that you bring to the work environment, your salary requirements, and where you heard about this position.