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Executive Director, Juniata College Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership

The Executive Director serves as Chief Operating Officer of Juniata College’s Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership.  The Executive Director actively promotes an entrepreneurial environment on the campus and in the community, coordinating the efforts of the College with multiple local, regional and state programs and initiatives.

 

Typical Duties and Responsibilities

 

Position Qualifications

  1. BS/BA is required. An advanced degree is preferred.
  2. A minimum of five years of increasingly responsible experience in management of programs.
  3. Ability to consult and advise College and community leaders on issues related to entrepreneurship and economic development.
  4. A team player with the proven ability to lead a staff and to delegate responsibility.
  5. Experience in working successfully with a board of directors or advisors is preferred.
  6. Experience with the Pennsylvanie economic develop agencies an in successfully seeking grants is preferred.
  7. Use of a personal automobile is required.
  8. Intellectual curiosity and the ability to think strategically.
  9. A proactive manner with the ability and inclination to make things happen, the flexibility to defer to others and the wisdom to know which is appropriate.
  10. The ability to listen well, communicate effectively, and instill trust.