Program Specialist, Institute for Women’s Leadership

This position reports to the Executive Director, Institute for Women’s Leadership and the Executive Officer, Continuing Education and Community Engagement and plans, manages and delivers events, program activities, trainings and certificate options for the Institute for Women’s Leadership.  Supports the Executive Director in building and strengthening community partnerships, ensuring adherence to policy and assisting with program administration to promote stable and productive relationships between the university and local community. Endorses membership opportunities and oversees the membership process. Strives to expand and ensure access to programs, facilities, and educational services to diverse audiences. May assist with tracking and managing the program budget.

About the Role and the Institute for Women’s Leadership

The Institute for Women’s Leadership Program Specialist will oversee programming development and execution in collaboration with the Division of Continuing Education and Community Engagement and the Marketing and University Communications Office. The Program Specialist will support a range of programs for the Institute of Women’s Leadership as the Institute grows and expands to serve the needs of women leaders throughout the region, and will manage a variety of operational projects, requiring both strategic and tactical skills. The role includes targeted outreach to businesses and organizations throughout the region to advocate and build mutually beneficial relationships supporting the Institute’s mission and programming.

The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s Institute for Women’s Leadership is dedicated to engaging, inspiring and empowering the next generation of women leaders to ensure a strong and equitable leadership pipeline. The University established the Institute of Women’s Leadership in 2021, recognizing the region’s growing need for a pipeline of women leaders and the distinct challenges faced by professional women in the workplace. The Institute is a comprehensive leadership resource committed to providing ongoing, forward-thinking networking, education and inspiration to support women as they rise.

For further information and position responsibilities, please see the full position announcement.

To ensure consideration, please apply by Sunday, May 8, 2022.