Job Summary

Official Job Title :
Extension Regional Director - East
University or Organization :
University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service
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Application Deadline :
Oct 14, 2019
Descriptive Job Title :
Extension Regional Director - East
Keywords separated by commas :
director, regional director, management, finance, administration, communication, public relations, leadership, teamwork
Location :
Robinson Center for Appalachian Resource Sustainability, Jackson, KY
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Full/Part Time :
Full time
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Start Date:
None Stated
The Eastern 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
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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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Contact :
Jennifer Hunter
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