Program Manager of Custom Programs (REQ. 28875)

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Program Manager of Custom Programs

UCLA Extension, a global leader in professional and continuing higher education is looking for an experienced professional to provide logistical oversight and support for the department of Custom Programs and Corporate Education.

Reporting to the Director and Assistant Director, the Program Manager will provide high level administrative, operational, and management support and analysis for the department. This position will directly manage a team of three and is responsible for logistical oversight and management of various customized programs. Additional duties include support to the Director on implementation of special projects related to domestic and international programs and business development. Program Manager will work closely with the institution's Continuing Educators and custom program clients to plan and successfully execute various programs.  

Successful candidate must have previous administrative and organizational experience in planning, prioritizing and implementing a variety complex projects with aggressive deadlines.    This position requires excellent verbal and written communication skills, including grammar, writing and editing skills.  Previous experience in leadership and management is a must for success in this position.  Existing contacts and relationships with potential speakers and instructors in the areas of business & management, entertainment (including broadcasting & digital media), and other fields, as well as the ability to network and establish new contacts and relationships with potential speakers and instructors. 

Serving a vital community outreach and engagement role for the UCLA campus, UCLA Extension is the largest organization of its type in California. UCLA Extension is entirely self-supporting, receiving no state or campus funding for its operations.  

This position offers excellent benefits and a target salary range of $4009 - $4833 monthly.   Please submit resume and cover letter to Roksana Bahram, UCLA Extension Human Resources via the UCLA Career Opportunities website at using Requisition 28875.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.




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Job No: 28875
Posted: 11/26/2018
Application Due: 12/11/2018
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