SCAD seeks a director to help identify and close target partners for SCADpro, the university’s in-house innovation studio.
In this position, you will build, develop, and implement SCADpro assignments at SCAD Savannah, including drafting project proposals and course collaboration agreements as well as defining the project scope, deliverables, timelines, and budgets of these projects. You will collaborate with department deans and chairs to identify appropriate lead faculty for SCADpro assignments and act as the primary point of contact for external partners, maintaining these client relations with the goal of establishing ongoing industry relationships. Throughout the duration of the SCADpro assignments, you will manage, observe, and assess presentations and classroom activities.
The ideal candidate has sales experience with complex projects involving multiple stakeholders, a results-oriented focus, an assertive personality, and excellent written and verbal communication skills, plus organizational skills with an attention to detail.
- Bachelor’s degree and five or more years of business experience
- Commitment to student learning and experience in academic environments