Job Summary

 
Official Job Title :
Extension Regional Director - Central
University or Organization :
University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service
State or Territory :
Kentucky
Application Deadline :
Oct 14, 2019
 
Descriptive Job Title :
Extension Regional Director - Central
Keywords separated by commas :
director, regional director, management, finance, administration, communication, public relations, leadership, teamwork
Location :
University of Kentucky Campus, Lexington, KY
Area, Department or Unit :
Extension
Full/Part Time :
Full time
Salary :
Start Date:
None Stated
Description:
The Central Regional Director is responsible for overseeing all aspects of UK Cooperative Extension Service operations within one region. Responsibilities include direct supervision of all Area Directors within the region with indirect supervision of all other regional employees, professional development for Area Directors within the region, and region-wide strategic leadership planning including, but not limited to: fiscal oversight, program management, compliance, and government relations. This position fosters teamwork and communication throughout the region, promotes effective programming, and instills the values of UK. Resume, cover letter and transcript(s) are required at time of application.Supervisory experience (experience in supervising remote employees is a plus); leadership, interpersonal relationship building, employee coaching and development skills; general understanding of employment laws and practices; knowledge of basic economics, budgeting, and accounting principles and practices; facilities management; ability to deal effectively with external stakeholders; excellent verbal and written communication skills; proficient in Microsoft office applications and Quick Books
Position Category:
Additional Description, Instructions or Comments:
Supervisory experience (experience in supervising remote employees is a plus); leadership, interpersonal relationship building, employee coaching and development skills; general understanding of employment laws and practices; knowledge of basic economics, budgeting, and accounting principles and practices; facilities management; ability to deal effectively with external stakeholders; excellent verbal and written communication skills; proficient in Microsoft office applications and Quick Books.The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities. The EEO Coordinator is Tim West, S-105 Agricultural Science North, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40546-0091.Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.
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ADDITIONAL JOB REQUIREMENTS

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Travel Requirements:
Job-related travel including overnight stays; visiting county offices throughout the state
Other Requirements:
handling of average-weight objects up to 25 pounds; sitting for long periods

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APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Contact :
Mark Mains
Email :
Phone Number with Area Code :
859-218-0989
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