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Business Students Association - Director of Corporate Relations (Academic)

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Description

The Director of Corporate Relations (Academic) was the coordinator between BSA partners for academic events, and was responsible for building and maintaining professional relationships both verbally and written.

Position Overview

The Business Students’ Association at Vancouver Island University is dedicated to providing business students with opportunities and experiences outside of the classroom in order to develop a network of professional, passionate, and community-focused leaders who are not afraid to continually incorporate the art of fun.

As a coordinator of corporate relations for academic events, the director is responsible for building and maintaining external relationships with partners of the BSA. Responsibilities include understanding the needs of the association in regard to academic events (i.e. which require funding and what in-kind donations can be utilized) and seeking out and building partnerships to meet those needs of the association. In addition, responsibilities include coordinating with the Director of Corporate Relations - Social and the VP of External to ensure all needs of the association are met with external partnership and the integrity of the BSA is maintained throughout all forms of communication.

Position Requirements

  • Minimum time commitment for this position is three hours a week

Graduate Attributes Associated

Students in this position will gain skills in active learning, capacity to engage in respectful relationships, collaboration, foundations for lifelong learning, oral communication, and written communication.

Sign Up Directions

Candidates are selected by an application process. The recruitment process commences in early March for Directors. Please contact internal.viubsa@gmail.com for details.