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Program Manager

On 22 juillet

Offer criteria

  • Yard Manager , EHS Manager , Programme Manager
  • Lausanne
  • Temporary work
  • Full Time
  • Industry: Training & Education
  • Preferred languages: French

Job description

Your mission :
Reporting directly to the Associate Vice President (AVP) for Postgraduate Education, the Program manager will address the important challenges to initiate, manage and follow-up the projects for Continuing Education (CE). She/he will also work in close collaboration with the different units of EPFL, Extension School, and FCUE.
Main duties and responsibilities include :
  • Develop a strategic vision for continuing education at EPFL
  • Build the curriculum of continuing education courses at EPFL; develop contacts with all schools at EPFL to identify areas, topics for continuing education programs; follow the dossier from beginning to end
  • Work with FCUE (Formation Continue UNIL-EPFL) on current offering of continuing education programs
  • Initiate the development of new programs with other universities (UNIL, ETHZ, etc.)
  • Preparation of modifications of agreements, regulations, directives, ordinances of Continuing Education (CE), and the communication of these
  • Oversee and manage the budget for continuing education; build business plans for continuing education courses
  • Preparation of meetings, representing the AVP for IT aspects of CE and for coordination of team activities
  • In coordination with the Associate Vice Presidency, launching and running strategic projects

Profile description

Your profile :
  • Master degree or PhD degree or equivalent
  • A strong culture of service and support; capability and experience in managing multiple stakeholders
  • Good understanding of the academic environment
  • 5-10 years of experience in leading complex projects
  • Excellent understanding of the area of continued education and relevant experience either in the academic world or the private industry
  • Excellent analytical, oral and written communication skills in French and English
  • Excellent ability to manage priorities and strong organizational skills
  • Excellent team player

Salary and benefits

Salary: salary according to profile

We offer :
  • A challenging position in a stimulating and multidisciplinary work environment
  • Attractive working conditions
  • Possibility of continuous training and development according to the requirements of the function

Reference: 1840

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