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Department: 261101 - Partnerships
Location: Raleigh, NC
Essential Job Duties:
The Associate Vice Chancellor for Partnerships reports directly to the Vice Chancellor for External Affairs, Partnerships, and Economic Development. In this senior leadership role, the incumbent will have management responsibility for employees within this unit, including the Director of Partnership Development, Director of Marketing Communications and Director of Strategic Projects.
The Associate Vice Chancellor for Partnerships is responsible for the following:
Leading the recruitment, engagement, and management of Centennial Campus partnerships, strategic projects and economic development functions;
Developing strategies and advise the Vice Chancellor on ways to strengthen current Centennial Campus Partnerships and growing new opportunities locally in the Triangle Region, State of North Carolina, United States and globally;
Working closely with the Centennial Campus Development real estate office to ensure alignment with industry, academia, and government partnership needs;
Identifying issues to facilitate broad interactions in line with University priorities and mission;
Collaborating closely with Centennial Development, Technology Commercialization, Advancement, and others key university partners to develop policy, promote broader interactions with master agreements and advise university leadership on the broad scope of external partnerships;
Facilitating new initiatives that will enhance and grow research expenditures for the NC State Research enterprise; and
Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Requires a relevant post-Baccalaureate degree with a minimum of three (3) years or greater of related professional experience, or a relevant undergraduate degree and a minimum of five (5) years or greater of relevant experience may be substituted for the advanced degree.
The successful candidate will possess the following attributes:
Clear ability and capacity to identify needs of both NC State, private industry and government agencies to develop lasting and mutually beneficial public-private partnerships;
Demonstrated strong organizational, leadership, interpersonal and communications skills through successful outcomes in academic, industrial, or governmental positions;
Detail-oriented individual with excellent analytical, organizational, problem-solving, and interpersonal skills;
Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively on a team among diverse academic and administrative colleagues;
Exceptional written and verbal communications skills; and
An innovative thinker with a strong entrepreneurial orientation.
Preference will be given to candidates who also have extensive senior leadership and strategic management experience in economic development, as well as a technical background and understanding of complex business organizations to cultivate future partnerships. Demonstrated success in developing and managing partnership outreach and engagement, to include developing partnerships locally and globally.
Required license or certification:
Position Number: 00060514
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