Dir of Gov. Relatn/Spec Assistant to the President

  • Baltimore City Community College
  • Baltimore, MD, USA
  • Jan 18, 2022
Full time Legal Affairs

Job Description

The Director of Government Relations/Special Assistant to the President has a chief role to first provide high level day to day administrative and confidential support for the President and the functions of the executive office.  The Director/Special Assistant serves in some advocacy role regarding government and business relations for the College. The individual is primarily responsible for working with the President to promote a shared governance environment, and to promote strategic and operational priorities related to all functional areas at the College; and other projects as assigned. As the Special Assistant, the individual provides administrative support for meetings and prepares planning summaries and follow up activity related to the Cabinet and other working sessions. The individual works with legislative liaisons and serves as a direct point of communication with state and city government offices to strengthen relationships and ties to the College..  This is senor level administrative position and requires an individual with broad knowledge and  experience about the organizational reporting lines and cross functions within an institution of higher education.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

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  • Bachelor's degree required, in Business, Political Science, Public Administration, Sociology, or related field.
  • Must demonstrate flexibility to adapt to the dual functions required.
  • Must have previous government relations or legislative experience.
  • Minimum of 5 years administrative experience at the Director level or above; detail oriented; advanced computer/technology skills and demonstrated ability to handle multiple projects and responsibilities; excellent written and verbal skills, and experience with research, data analysis and fact checking.
  • Must have administrative experience or working knowledge about educational environments.

Application Details

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