Director, CIEE China
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|Job Type:||Full Time|
|Post Date:||06/02/2012 04:01 AM|
Summary of Position
CIEE is a non-profit, non-governmental educational exchange organization established in 1947 and headquartered in Portland, Maine, United States. For over 60 years CIEE’s mission has been to help people gain understanding, acquire knowledge, and develop skills for living in a globally interdependent and culturally diverse world. To fulfill this mission, CIEE provides both international education experiences for U.S. university students, faculty, and administrators, and study, work, and internship opportunities for individuals coming into the U.S.
CIEE has a thirty-year history of operating educational exchange programs between the U.S. and China, and today has a well-established presence on four major university campuses in Shanghai, Beijing and Nanjing, as well a Representative Office and a WFOE based in Shanghai.
CIEE is expanding its direct presence and exchange program portfolio to serve the increasing needs and demands of the Chinese education market as well as international students seeking exchange programs in China. We are looking to hire an experienced and dynamic professional to lead our small, but growing Shanghai WFOE operation and team in the development, marketing, sales and delivery of a range of educational exchange programs.
This is a critical position in a start-up environment and will require a director who is goal-oriented, driven and capable of achieving results. Importantly, it will also require someone with the right stature and experience to foster relationships with the Chinese government and other partner organizations. Our ideal candidate will also have had previous experience and a network in the college and university sector.
Knowledge and Skills
The Director will play a critical role in the development of CIEE’s presence and programs in China and should possess the following attributes:
Due to federal regulations a background check will be conducted as a condition of employment.