Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses is a program for that links learning to action. Through the program, participants gain practical skills in topics such as negotiation, marketing, and employee management that can be immediately put to action. The program also provides tools and professional support to develop a strategic and customized growth plan, allowing the business owners to take their businesses to the next level. In partnership with Morgan State University and the Community College of Baltimore County, Johns Hopkins will serve as the host site for the Baltimore program, which will include three (3) cohorts annually.
We are seeking an Economic Inclusion Project & Events Specialist (Sr. Special Events Coordinator)who will provide event and educational program planning and administrative support to the Business Program Manager and Alumni Manager for the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Business Program. This position will work closely with the Business Program Manager, Director of Economic Inclusion, as well as the Educational Services Director and Alumni Manager to ensure the successful execution and operation of the program; develop, manage, and execute new and ongoing measurement and evaluation processes for the program; and successfully coordinate efforts among the program's multiple external partners.
As the position involves considerable work and issues of a sensitive and confidential nature, the successful candidate must demonstrate careful judgment, a high level of discretion and the ability to work independently. The successful candidate will easily adapt to new situations and be comfortable working in a variety of locations, as much of the program takes place off-site, the ability to be flexible in the workplace is key. The successful candidate will work effectively with Johns Hopkins University staff, external partners, and small business owners.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities:
Assist in Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program classroom, clinic, and eventpreparations including but not limited to: floor plan management, assembling program and eventmaterials, maintain up to date staff, faculty and scholar/alumni (program participant) biosketches,and complete administrative reports.
Coordinate, manage, and oversee all catering orders and planning for the Goldman Sachs10,000 Small Businesses Program.
Provide meeting support for all 10,000 Small Businesses program meetings, including but notlimited to scheduling, agenda creation, and notetaking.
Maintain and manage the material's inventory for the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small BusinessesProgram.
Manage the successful processing of all invoices and payments with vendors.
Working closely with the Alumni Manager, manage all travel plans for specific Goldman Sachs10,000 Small Businesses Program alumni events and staff trainings.
Under the supervision of the Business Program Manager, serve as the onsite logistics pointperson for all Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program classroom events.
Support the Business Program Manager and Alumni Manager in data management,scholar/alumni data validation, and content creation for all Goldman Sachs 10,000 SmallBusinesses Program reporting requirements.
Manage the successful weekly submission of the Weekly Site Report
Manage the guest/panelist gift inventory working with local businesses and 10KSB alumni.
Manage the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program Flickr account and content.
Support the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program Outreach team as needed.
Working in conjunction with the Outreach Team, manage the successful execution of theGoldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program interview sessions including but not limitedto: materials preparation, nametag creation, and panelist outreach.
Assist with managing program schedules/deadlines and communicate with faculty, staff, partners,and vendors to ensure appropriate action is taken and key components are confirmed.
Utilize various software applications, such as Basecamp and Hopkins SAP to complete tasks.
Assist with meeting and event preparation and management, including but not limited toregistration and check-in, agenda creation, and meeting note taking and follow up for the 10,000Small Businesses Program and HopkinsLocal/BLocal.
Provide support for all HopkinsLocal & BLocal meetings, as needed.
Schedule appointments including internal and external meetings, module/clinic preparation calls,etc., on behalf of the 10,000 Small Businesses Program.
Assist with event logistics for on-campus and offsite events within the program (including A/V,catering, meeting venue, parking).
Assist with the management and updating of scholar and alumni on-line resources.
Maintain sensitive and confidential information.
Other administrative duties and assignments as delegated by leadership.
Minimum Qualifications (Mandatory):
High School Diploma/GED Required. Bachelor's Degree strongly preferred.
Five years related experience required.
Additional education may substitute for required experience to the extent permitted by the JHUequivalency formula.
Previous experience with SAP preferred.
Special Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Proven meeting planning and administrative support experience preferred.
Writing experience preferred.
Proficient in use of excel and other Microsoft Office software; strong computer literacy skills andability to learn new software.
Ability to take initiative and exercise independent judgment to resolve administrative problems.
Must be proactive with the ability to manage high volume of work and multiple priorities.
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work with a broad spectrum of internal and externalprofessionals, including academic leadership, corporate leaders and partners, vendors, and staff.
Excellent organizational skills with attention to detail.
Must be able to successfully work in various environments.
Ability to stand for long periods of time, if needed.
Access to a vehicle is required.
Ability to lift 30 pounds, if needed.
JHU Equivalency Formula: 30 undergraduate degree credits (semester hours) or 18 graduate degree credits may substitute for one year of experience. Additional related experience may substitute for the required education on the same basis. For jobs where equivalency is permitted, up to two years of non-related college course work may be applied towards the total minimum education/experience required for the respective job.
Classified Title: Sr. Special Events Coordinator Working Title: Economic Inclusion Projects & Events Specialist Role/Level/Range: ATO 37.5/03/OF Starting Salary Range: $19.82 - $27.27/hr (commensurate with experience) Employee group: Full Time Schedule: M-F, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm Exempt Status: Non-Exempt Location: Eastern High Campus Department name: Economic Development Personnel area: University Administration
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