University of Wisconsin Madison UNIVERSITY BUSINESS LIAISON in Madison, Wisconsin
UNIVERSITY BUSINESS LIAISON
Job no: 95938-AS
Work type: Staff-Full Time
Department:G SERV/VC UNIV RELATNS/OCR
Categories: Development, Alumni Affairs, Other
Position Vacancy ID:
University Business Liaison
SR ADMIN PRGM SPEC(R07BN) or ADMIN PROGRAM SPEC(R07DN)
A022430-GENERAL SERVICES/VC FOR UNIV RELATIONS/OCR
Anticipated Begin Date:
NOVEMBER 01, 2018
This is a renewable appointment.
Minimum $70,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Degree and area of specialization:
Bachelor's degree required; background in life sciences, biotechnology, engineering, project management, or business development strongly preferred.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
At least 5 years of experience in business development, relationship management or similar commercial role required. Level and salary will be commensurate with experience. Understanding of UW-Madison is beneficial. Experience with university practices regarding development, recruiting, sponsorship, collaborative research and/or philanthropy highly desired.
Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills and be comfortable speaking in small groups or large forums. Excellent planning and follow through skills are also essential in this role.
License or Certificate:
Reporting to the Managing Director of the Office of Business Engagement (OBE), the primary role of this position is to build new and improve/expand existing relationships between UW-Madison and private-sector companies. These comprehensive relationships will include, but are not limited to: student recruitment, research partnerships, philanthropy, sponsorship opportunities, executive education and technology transfer. OBE's mission is to position UW-Madison to be a national leader in university/industry relations and to become a partner of choice.
Visit the Office of Business Engagement web site at https://obe.wisc.edu/
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )
Instructions to Applicants:
Please click on the "Apply Now" button (jobs.wisc.edu, 95938) to start the application process. Applicants will be asked to upload a resume and cover letter outlining relevant qualifications and experience. Pay will be based on experience and qualifications.
PLEASE NOTE: The online application system locks at 11:55 PM CST on the application deadline date. Online submissions that are not COMPLETED by 11:55 PM CST on the deadline date will not be considered.
Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required
The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
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Applications Open: Sep 14 2018 Central Daylight Time
Applications Close: Oct 12 2018 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time