Senior Program Manager, International Travel and Engagement
Location: New Orleans, Louisiana
Type: Full Time
Preferred Education: Masters
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Internal Number: IRC23625
The Senior Program Manager is an integral part of Tulane Global providing programmatic and communications support for the University’s strategies for global education, research and engagement. The Senior Program Manager will be responsible for supporting an international traveler management system, tracking partnerships, development of website content, social media and other communications and providing programmatic support for global programs. The Senior Program Manager will provide instrumental support to Tulane’s international travel safety process and procedures, including implementing and maintaining an international traveler tracking system, and managing requests to travel to high-risk international destinations. The Senior Program Manager will help develop and implement communications strategies for Tulane Global to enhance Tulane University’s reputation as a top tier research university of global consequence, producing content for both print and digital channels and pursues media coverage in a variety of global markets. This person will also be instrumental in implementing the strategic internationalization plan as well as highly visible programs. The Senior program manager will interact with a wide range of both internal and external stakeholders at every level.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
• Excellent project/program management skills. • Excellent interpersonal, intercultural, and communications skills with the ability to work independently with a wide variety of people and roles on campus and across languages and continents. • Ability to work in a fast-paced office balancing multiple initiatives simultaneously. • Social justice mindset that actively supports equity and inclusion on an international scale. • Demonstrated proficiency in presentation, spreadsheet and database software required (i.e., Microsoft Word, Power Point, Excel).
Required Education and/or Experience
Required Education and/or Experience
• Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited four-year institution plus two (2) years’ experience. OR • Master’s or Professional degree from an accredited four-year institution.
• Degree in a relevant field (international education, higher education administration, communications, international affairs/relations, law, or area studies). • Experience using traveler registry and tracking system, preferably experience with TerraDotta. • Experience living, working, or studying abroad and fluency in a second language. • Three years or more of demonstrated engagement with international education, international operations or diplomacy. • Design experience. • Data collection and reporting experience.
At Tulane, we are bold and audacious, and our impact knows no geographical bounds. As part of the vibrant and culturally rich New Orleans community, we cultivate diverse experiences and perspectives, locally and globally. We know today’s pressing global challenges demand comprehensive global solutions. As a global university and leader in research, Tulane’s international footprint boasts more than 70 programs across more than 70 countries. Tulane Global provides direction for the University’s international endeavors, collaborating across campus to support ground-breaking research, foster an inclusive international community and facilitate impactful global learning and engagement.