Education Program Associate (Education and Training Specialist)
Join Penn State Wilkes-Barre Continuing Education’s sales team. We are looking for individuals with strong sales and marketing experience to grow our client base primarily in Bradford and Sullivan counties. Responsibilities include developing, selling, and administering a wide variety of education and training programs to include credit, professional development, and customized training primarily for the working adult audience. This position requires company sales calls and creating proposals that meet an organization’s workforce development needs. Successful candidate must be willing to travel within Bradford, Sullivan, Luzerne and Wyoming counties. Evening work based on client needs; ability to meet enrollment and budget goals; requires excellent customer service, written and oral communication, computer skills, project/time management skills, and be self-managed in addition to a creative, entrepreneurial spirit. Application review will begin June 23, 2017. This job will be filled as a level 2, or level 3, depending upon the successful candidate's competencies, education, and experience. Typically requires a Bachelor's degree or higher plus two years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience for a level 2. Additional experience and/or education and competencies are required for higher level jobs. This is a fixed-term appointment funded for one year from date of hire with strong possibility of re-funding.
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