Business and Professional Development Specialist
Regular Part-Time 25 hrs/week (Fiscal Year)
Starting Rate: $21.639 per hour
Department/Area: Enrollment Services/
Reports To: Director, Career Training, Community Education & Professional Development
Reading Area Community College has an exciting new opportunity for a Business and
Professional Development Specialist who will support Career Training, Community Education,
& Professional development activities by promoting and selling career training programs and
professional development opportunities to regional businesses and community members.
The Business and Professional Development Specialist will work with the Director to identify
Community needs and develop and deliver courses and programs as needed. This is a high impact
position which requires an individual who is skilled at conducting needs assessments, networking,
and building partnerships. The Business and Professional Development Specialist reports directly to
the Director, Career Training, Community Education & Professional Development.
Working Hours: Consists of a 25-hour work week Monday through Friday. Specific work hours to be
agreed upon by the supervisor and the employee prior to the onset of employment.
Travel Requirements: Frequent local travel is required; employee needs access to ready transportation.
Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience Requirements:
* Bachelor's degree in education, marketing, business management or related field required.
* Three years' management or supervisory experience in program and curriculum development, workforce development, workforce training, or related field required (experience must be within the last five years). Outside sales experience required.
* Master's degree in education, marketing, business management or related field.
* Community college experience. Bilingual Spanish/English.
Application Instructions: Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and a list of three (3) professional references to email@example.com and indicate ESCT-BPDS in the subject line of the email by or before 01/24/19.
Equal Opportunity Employer: minority/female/disability/veteran