The Academic
Program Manager is tasked with building, delivering and implementing strategies
& tactics in order to attract relevant candidates from Academic area.
He targets
faculty, faculties’ decision makers, IT staff & students to accomplish this
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Organize/participate in academic
events, including Roadshows, Jobshops, Company presentations events etc
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Implement Microsoft GTSC University
Program for IT labour market readiness
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Student GTSC internship program
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Establish long-term relationship
with academia & facilitate the integration of MS technology into their
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Supporting or leading project teams
for Universities Projects/Programs
·Assess and select the relevant
universities needed to support the long term GTSC plans
·Build and keep the relationship with
·Deliver presentations at
professional level
·Actively participate to and
follow-up the GTSC roadshows, and other related events
·Plan, organize and actively being
part of Job Shops; maintain relationships with organizing student associations
/ companies
·Build up a continuous pipeline for
recruitment purposes
·Implement and coordinate internal
activities required to support the University programs
·Build up internship program (define
content and attendance) in synch with MS Romania programs
·Understand longterm GTSC strategy
and translate it into actionable University partnerships programs
·Plan and organize academic events
and support the academic presence at Microsoft events
·Create, use & maintain
appropriate communication channels; keep them updated
·Adapt and assure available materials
(brochures, ppt, banners etc) for different events
·Work together and interface with
other departments within MS
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Monthly status report to management
Good Project and Program management skills
Good Communication Skills
Fluency in English
Good Marketing approach; Influencing and Presentation Skills
Team oriented, dedicated and self driven person
Experience in working with distributed teams
Ability for managing budgets
Ability for building cross group plans
Background in IT related discipline, or equivalent knowledge
through experience is a plus.
Technical skills in MS and non-MS world (products, technologies and
development) is an advantage
Proven experience in universities environment is a plus
Interested in this
opportunity? Please send your English application, salary expectation and
earliest possible entry date online at