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Director Minority Business Development Agency-Grant Funded

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Director Minority Business Development Agency-Grant Funded🔍Houston, Texas, 3100 Main📁Managerial & Professional📅21001GR Requisition #📅Jun 01, 2021 Post DateThe Organization
Houston Community College (HCC) is an open-admission, public institution of higher education offering a high-quality, affordable education for academic advancement, workforce training, career development and lifelong learning to prepare individuals in our diverse communities for life and work in a global and technological society. We’re proud to say that 98 percent of our graduates step into a job in their field of study immediately upon graduation. One of the largest community colleges in the nation, HCC has served the Greater Houston area for over four decades. Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, and the Schools Commission on Colleges, we offer 300+ associate degree and certificate programs to 75,000+ students across 13 Centers of Excellence and online each semester. We are proud to be No.1 among all community colleges in the nation in providing associate degrees to minorities and No.1 in educating international students, with 10.4 percent of our student population from outside the USA. Our vision is to become the Employer of Choice in support of our mission for Student Success by attracting, retaining and motivating the best employees.

The Team

Some of the brightest minds in academics and business are choosing HCC as their teaching home. When you join our talented faculty team, you’ll play a special role as teacher, mentor and academic advisor. We’ll support you in your professional development as you contribute your knowledge and expertise to HCC, our students and the community.

The Opportunity
You: Innovator. Pacesetter. Agent of change. If you’re a tech savvy, process improvement-focused Student Champion with a talent for developing partnerships with communities and individuals, we’re looking for you.
Highlights: We are currently seeking an exceptional individual who will advance the institution’s proud tradition of excellence in academics, student life and community service.
Next steps: If you always have the student experience in the forefront of your planning and execution, if you’re a collaborator, an innovator and a person who gets things done, apply today!
Location

Houston is a city with limitless possibilities:

  • Third-largest city in the U.S. and home to 54 Fortune 500 companies, second only to New York City’s 55.
  • Approximately 145 languages are spoken here.
  • Overall after-taxes living costs are 5.6 percent below the average for all 308 urban areas recently surveyed.
  • Houston is a major-league sports town, and don’t forget the annual Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo.
  • The weather is great! Mild winters ensure that outdoor activities can be enjoyed year-round.
  • World-renowned medical care. The Houston metro area has long been known for its first-rate healthcare system, with many Houston area hospitals consistently ranking among the nation’s top institutions.
  • With over 150 museums and cultural institutions in the Greater Houston area, museums are a large part of Houston’s cultural scene.
  • Houston is the Culture & Culinary Capital of Texas with more than 7,500 restaurants and eating establishments covering 60+ cuisines.


    If this sounds like the role for you and you’re ready to join an amazing team, please apply right away.



    It is the policy of the Houston Community College System to provide equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity and expression, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation or veteran’s status. Individuals with disabilities, who require special accommodations to interview, should contact the Employment Services Office at (713) 718-8565.
    HCC values its employees and their contributions, promotes opportunities for their professional growth and development, and provides a positive working and learning environment that encourages diversity, innovation and creativity, and inclusion.

  • EDUCATION
    Bachelor’s degree in business, entrepreneurship or related field required. Master’s degree preferred

    EXPERIENCE
    Ten 10 years successful work experience in entrepreneurial/business roles.

    Prefer one (1) year experience in an education environment.

    KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
    Computer proficiency in word processing, spreadsheets and Internet technologies.

    Strong business and organizational development skills.

    Ability to leverage opportunities by working across organizational boundaries.

    Entrepreneurial with an ability to create new programs.

    Strong presentation and communication skills.

    Strong interpersonal, executive consulting and influencing skills.

    Ability to research and document findings and conclusions.

    Ability to quickly understand the key business strategies and challenges and build a plan around these.

    Proven ability in working very effectively across virtual teams, ensuring stakeholder engagement and input to business management process.

    Strong project and process management kills.

    Ability to proactively translate current business challenges and opportunities into the required business management processes to support and implement in the required detail for successful outcomes.

    Broad business perspective and proven ability to generate key insights from experience, industry information resources and key contacts.

    Excellent analytical skills with proven skills in managing self and others across different organizational boundaries.

     

     

     

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    Job No:
    Posted: 6/4/2021
    Application Due: 6/18/2021
    Work Type: Full Time
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