Posting Number 2017-3669 Location US-NY-Brooklyn Posted Date 9/15/2017 Union N/A School/Division NYU Tandon School of Engineering (PE1001) Department Name : Electrical & Computer Engineering FT/PT Full-Time
This position will support the entrepreneurship program, membership & partnerships, events, and overall organization administration at NYC Media Lab. The position exists to help maintain and grow the relationships NYC Media Lab has with its university, industry and government stakeholders, as well as to help streamline operational efficiency and to maintain policies and procedures of the Lab’s programs and events. The position will supervise and coordinate the work of temporary employees or contractors and graduate student assistants.
A Bachelor's degree is the minimum requirement. A minimum of 3 years of work experience
Evidence of strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize
Excellent phone and email etiquette
An understanding of the dynamics of the media and communications industries and enterprises generally
Good judgment in managing communications and relationships, from liaising with C-level executives to administrative staff; Outgoing personality, ability to work with multiple stakeholders from various backgrounds including government and academic institutions
Comfort with networking at events and in small meetings
Event planning, execution and management skills
Capability of working within a small and growth-oriented team- a ‘startup’ mentality
Ability to excel in an environment that receives a high volume of administrative tasks and inbound requests
Demonstrated understanding of media and tech companies, startup ecosystems, and entrepreneurship
Demonstrated excellent project management experience, possessing the ability to juggle multiple projects under tight deadlines
Demonstrated leadership for growing team and volunteers
Strong work ethic and a desire to build a strong network
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