Illinois Residency Requirement: This position requires Illinois residency within 180 calendar days of the start date.
The Office of Online Services and Educational Outreach (OSEO) at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is seeking qualified candidates for a full-time Assistant Director for Off Campus and Corporate Partnership Programs. The OSEO office offers a variety of personal and professional development opportunities to both current students and members of the surrounding communities. Offerings include credit, certificate and non-credit programs and provide a wide array of opportunities to engage in continuing education for career enhancement or simply for enjoyment. Learn more about the OSEO mission, vision and values here. To support our institutional mission to shape a changing world, the selected candidate must be committed to supporting and contributing to the collaborative efforts of the Office of Online and Education Outreach PEACE statement.
The Assistant Director will take initiative to seek out, arrange, and support off campus and corporate partnership opportunities for OSEO and the SIUE campus. Current corporate partnerships serve employers by allowing employees direct access to academic programs and services and academic partnerships create additional opportunities for SIUE students through research, clinical placements, internships, joint publications and more. The Assistant Director serves a critical role in engaging the current corporate partners as well as the development of new partnerships and continued efforts to connect new online programs to corporate entities.
This position will:
-Forecast needs and opportunities for new programs and partnerships;
-Collaborate with institutional partners to present academic and new or innovative partnership ideas;
-Work to expand community and business relationships and create contractual agreements with partners;
-Ensure compliance required federal and state reporting;
-Grow and oversee and collaborate in ensuring support services for students enrolled through corporate partnerships; and
-Be highly engaged in promotion and marketing of all programs.
Additionally, the Assistant Director will oversee the work of the Program/Student Advisor to ensure that all internal and external communication, billings and processes are timely and efficient; and continually monitor changes and adjust protocols as necessary. Other duties and special projects may be assigned by the Director of Online Services and Educational Outreach based on programming and University needs and goals.
Due to the professional responsibilities of this position, some evening and weekend hours may be required; and a hybrid work schedule is possible for eligible candidates. SIUE offers an exceptional array of benefits to all full-time and part-time employees (50% or more receive benefits accrued at percentage of appointment) including:
*Medical, dental and vision insurance;
*SURS retirement plan;
*Supplemental retirement savings plans;
*Paid vacation and sick leave accrual;
*Generous holiday schedule/paid holidays;
*Employee Assistance Program (mental health and wellness);
*Employee discounts (local and national retailers);
*University tuition waivers (full-time receive 100% waiver of tuition*)
For more about our benefits and employee services, visit: https://www.siue.edu/human-resources/benefits
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville nurtures an open, respectful, and welcoming climate that facilitates learning and work. SIUE is committed to education that explores the historic significance of diversity in order to understand the present and to better enable our community to engage the future. Integral to this commitment, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville strives for a student body and a workforce that is both diverse and inclusive. We strongly encourage candidates from historically underrepresented groups, including women, members of racially minoritized groups, and individuals with disabilities, to apply. For more on our Statement of Diversity, visit SIUE Mission, Goals and Plans