Director of Outreach & Coordinator of Laurens Location
The University of South Carolina
Location: Columbia, South Carolina
Internal Number: 142769
Classification Title: Community Outreach Specialist
College/Division: USC Union College/Division Level
Department: USC Union Palmetto College
Advertised Salary Range: $46,896 - 68,000
Advertised Job Summary:
A) Coordinates with Associate Dean for Academic and Student Affairs to develop course schedule at site;
B) Schedules and plans events at the Laurens Location to raise USC Union's visibility; and
C) Oversees facilities and technology of Laurens Location, in coordination with USC Union Director of Operations and USC Union IT Director. Corporate Outreach:
A) Performs outreach to area businesses, nonprofits, and other community organizations. The focus of this outreach is on the Laurens County area; however, it may include the entirety of USC Union's service area; and
B) In collaboration with the Director of Marketing and Development for USC Union, assists in identifying fund-raising opportunities from local businesses and organizations. Community Outreach:
A) Identifies professional development needs and implements continuing education programs that meet needs, including working closely with iCarolina Lab Coordinator on ways to make those resources of use to the community;
B) In collaboration with the Palmetto College Regional Admissions Representative, helps to recruit degree completing adult students from local businesses and organizations into Palmetto College so that they may earn a bachelor's degree; and
C) In collaboration with the USC Union Admission Recruiters, helps to recruit traditional students from local schools, local businesses, and organizations so that they may earn an associate degree.
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
Requires a bachelor's degree and 2 or more years of experience, which may be substituted by equivalent combination of certification, training, education, and/or experience.
The University of South Carolina is a globally recognized, high-impact research university committed to a superior student experience and dedicated to innovation in learning, research and community engagement. Founded in 1801, the university offers more than 300 degree programs and is a top-tier Carnegie Foundation research institution. More than 50,000 students are enrolled at one of 20 locations throughout the state, including the research campus in Columbia. With 60 nationally ranked academic programs including top-ranked programs in international business, the nation's best honors college and distinguished programs in engineering, law, medicine, public health and the arts, the university is helping to build healthier, more educated communities in South Carolina and around the world.