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Job ID: 129783

Business Development Assistant
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

Date Posted Sep. 25, 2019
Title Business Development Assistant
University University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Buffalo, NY, United States
Department School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Professional Staff
  • Institutional Advancement
    Fiscal Services
    Administrative Support/Services

Position Summary
Experiential Learning Programs (ExL) in the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) help students develop professionalism and a practical perspective by connecting the classroom to the real world. Continuous, experiential learning enlarges students’ technical competence and prepares them for their future careers.
SEAS is seeking a Business Development Assistant to assist with the Programs’ Business Development.

Key accountability and responsibilities include:

  • Corporate engagement and relationship development
  • Manage Young Alumni Board, and continue to build operational strength and engagement
  • Alumni engagement and relationship development
  • Liaison to Career Services and other academic units (e.g., SEAS departments, UB Experiential Learning Network)
  • Program analytics and reporting
  • Identification of external opportunities for experiential learning – competitions and funding
  • Address Student questions about professional opportunities
  • Developing workflow processes and digital tool deployment to improve program efficiency + scaling
  • Coordinate with Communications office
  • SEAS-wide student presentations/poster sessions
  • Professional Development Blueprint maintenance
  • Administration of the Tinkering Program
  • Day-to-day project coordination and ExL administrative oversight

University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor’s Degree and 1 year of experience in a higher education setting.

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