Manager, Operations and Events

  • New York University
  • New York, NY, United States
  • Jul 14, 2017
Full time Event Management Marketing Operations Program Management

Job Description

Manager, Operations and Events

Posting Number  2017-3370  

Location : Location  US-NY-New York  

Posted Date  7/13/2017  

Compensation Grade  Band 52  

Union  N/A  

School/Division  School of Professional Studies (CP1108)  

Department  Wasserman Center for Career Development at Professional Studies (Administrator)  

FT/PT  Full-Time

More information about this job:

Position Summary:

The Wasserman Center for Career Development at the School of Professional Studies is seeking a Manager of Operations and Events to cultivate and enhance relationships with employers that result in job opportunities for NYU students and alumni. Oversee operations of programs within the departments team in event planning and employer relations for about 300 employer programs and career development programs each year at various locations. Manage day-to-day administrative functions to meet departmental needs including developing office policies and procedures for operations and events. Manage the creation and preparation of marketing materials; Provide top customer service to stakeholders; first point of contact for employers/industry professionals who arrive on-campus for an event; and assist with social media and marketing initiatives. This person will be a key contributor to the team.



Required Education:
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination.

Preferred Education:

Preferred Experience:

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Extremely organized with the ability to manage multiple competing priorities while maintaining professional demeanor. Ability to work in constantly changing environment Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills Ability to work well in a team setting. Excellent communication skills both written and verbal. Proficiency with MS Office, Graphic design experience (Adobe Photoshop, InDesign)

Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:


Additional Information:

The NYU School of Professional Studies offers a broad range of Graduate and Undergraduate Degree Programs, Diploma Programs and Career Advancement courses.    Programs that are professionally oriented, integrate theory with real-world applications, and are taught by faculty members who are leaders and innovators in their fields.   The School of Professional Studies captures the expertise of the key sectors that make New York City a great global capital, such as real estate, finance, marketing, public relations, global affairs, hospitality and tourism, sports management, philanthropy and fundraising, communications/media, writing, the arts, and others.    We offer employment opportunities in our academic and administrative departments for individuals interested in a career in higher education.


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