Executive Director, Academy of Food Marketing

Posted by Saint Joseph's University on February 6, 2017

Saint Joseph’s University, located in Philadelphia, is currently recruiting for an Executive Director for Academy of Food Marketing. The Executive Director will be responsible for the management of all aspects of the Academy of Food Marketing and the Food Marketing Educational Foundation Fund, student placement, student recruitment, cooperative education program, and scholarship allocation for over 200 food marketing majors. Scholarship funds come from an internal endowment held in trust by Saint Joseph’s for the Academy and funds raised outside the university on an annual basis. The Academy is self-funding and the Executive Director will be responsible for the fundraising operations to sustain the program.

Qualified candidates must possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Food Marketing or Business or a closely related field of study, Master’s Degree Preferred; 10 years administrative, marketing or sales experience in the food industry; 10 years in supervisory capacity; and intimate knowledge of the make-up and structure of the food industry, and a broad scope of industry networking/relationships and connections.

For a complete description of position responsibilities, benefits information and to apply, please visit our website at www.sju.edu/hr; click on Employment and follow the instructions. All applications must be submitted on-line through the employment site.

Saint Joseph’s University is a private, Catholic, Jesuit institution and expects members of its community to be knowledgeable about its mission and to make a positive contribution to that mission. Saint Joseph’s University seeks to recruit, develop and retain a talented and diverse workforce. EOE M/F/D/V


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