Managing Director for Center for Healthy Climate Solutions - UCLA

Post Date: 3/15/2023
Opportunity Type: Job
Organization/Grantor: University of California Los Angeles (UCLA)
Position/Title/Fund: Managing Director for Center for Healthy Climate Solutions - 2 Year Contract
Deadline: Open until filled
Location: LA, CA (Hybrid or remote schedule will be considered)

The Managing Director for Center for Healthy Climate Solutions is responsible for managing the Center's operations, development, management and implementation of ongoing and new research programs carried out by the Co-Directors and overall research program. The incumbent will have five key areas of responsibility: (1) refine and implement an organizational strategic plan for the execution of the UCLA Center for Healthy Climate Solutions' (C-Solutions) goals; (2) manage C-Solutions' fundraising, partnerships, and outreach efforts; (3) recruit and supervise Center staff (4) build the public presence; and (5) maximize the impact of internal and other relevant center research findings for use by communities, policymakers, media, and the general public.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Develops vision and establishes an agenda to achieve center objectives. Collaborates across multiple centers, organizations, research and academic groups. Provides leadership in identifying and engaging funders, donors, communities, government, and policy makers. Formulates programmatic strategies and goals, directs long-term planning, and develops policies and procedures.  

This is a 2 year contract position with possibility of extension.