Associate Director of Corporate Engagement

Employer: Virginia Tech LINK + LICENSE + LAUNCH
Job Location: Blacksburg, Virginia
Category: Marketing/PR/Advertising, Project/Product Management, Other
Employment Type: Full Time
Last Updated: 5/14/2022
Closing Date: 6/1/2022
LINK+LICENSE+LAUNCH is a one-stop-shop for partnerships at Virginia Tech. Our team is dedicated to supporting all aspects of corporate and foundation partnerships from research collaborations, to giving, to technology commercialization and start-ups. We are a team of 20+ professionals and growing, with three integrated parts: LINK, Center for Advancing Partnerships; LICENSE, Center for Technology Commercialization and LAUNCH, Center for New Ventures.
Job Description

Virginia Tech is seeking a talented event and outreach professional who is excited by the challenge of creating innovative and out-of-the-box experiences to engage alumni in companies, celebrate C-suite VIPs through story-telling and event participation, and showcase the university’s world-class research through large-scale industry events.

This individual is equal parts event management rock star and customer experiences guru, who will serve as a critical pillar and senior leader on the Experiences and Impact team. Our desired hire is collaborative, proactive, creative, kind, has a healthy appetite for driving the business, and thrives in high-pressure situations.

The Associate Director of Corporate engagement will lead strategic activities and outreach to grow industry partnerships and engage alumni to advance the ambitious goals of Virginia Tech.

Come join the innovative team at LINK, the Center for Advancing Partnerships at Virginia Tech. LINK serves as the front door to companies looking to partner on world-class talent and research, build brand on-campus, and engage alumni in the workplace.

Resumes to begin review on May 15. Open until filled.  Full details on the Virginia Tech Career Page.

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