Associate Director, Technology and Policy Research Initiative, School of Law

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
25 Mar 2018
End of advertisement period
22 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

The Associate Director is a key operational manager for the Technology & Policy Research Initiative (TPRI). Develops strategy for and manages business development, fundraising, and business partner relationships, including identifying prospects, soliciting potential business partners and funders, writing proposals and progress reports. Manages communications including, writing blog posts, magazine articles, the TPRI newsletter and website, social media, and journalist communications. The Associate Director contributes to the development of, plans, and executes TPRI events. Develops and manages the administrative processes required for new employees and visiting researchers. The Associate Director sets goals and determines how to accomplish them in line with broad guidance from the Executive Director.

Required Skills

This job requires strong management capabilities, strong communications skills, and advanced analytical skills. A BA/BS is required but a Masters of Communications and/or a Masters of Business Administration is strongly preferred. A minimum of 5 years of relevant experience is required. This job calls for a creative, highly independent person who can thrive in a flexible entrepreneurial type environment.

Boston University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Location BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular