Area Extension Director #103609University of Maryland
University of Maryland
Area Extension Director
Area Extension Director (Position 103609) University of Maryland Extension seeks an administrative leader and director to work in the three- county area of Carroll, Baltimore, and Harford. The AED provides day-to-day supervision and administration within each county office by serving as liaison with county government; providing logistical coordination for local programming, management of all fiscal, personnel and facilities at the local level and leadership for public relations/marketing efforts. This is the key communication link between the county government and the UME Administration.
-M.S. degree in business, finance, organizational development/leadership, education, supervision or related fields.
-Five years in management, public relations, program development, local government, marketing, education or related fields. Experience in personnel management, budget preparation and justification and accounting are essential.
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
-Knowledge of county/state budget procedures; organizational policies and procedures; program development. Skills in fiscal management, personnel supervision, coaching, teaching, mentoring and disciplining. Ability to be proactive, manage time well, communicate clearly, interact with a variety of audiences.
-Flexible hours with some weekends and evenings. Travel withing the state. Personal transportation and valid driver’s license.
-This position is subject to a Criminal History Record Check. Employment is contingent upon successful completion and clearance of the Criminal History Record Check.