Illinois Manufacturing Foundation Job Training Student Recruiter in Chicago, Illinois

This job was posted by https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov : For more information, please see: https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov/ada/r/jobs/6093180 Job Training Student Recruiter for Non-Profit Vocational School Role Imperatives Recruit and enroll 25 Information Technology trainees and 25 Precision Machining trainees in 2018 o Systematically engage with key social agencies including Workforce Centers, Illinois Employment Security offices, Veterans Centers, offices of elected officials, and organizations helping the unemployed. o Establish trust-based relationships with Workforce Center WIOA Case Managers, Veterans Counselors and Trade Adjustment Act Counselors o Build partnerships with local businesses needing machinists and IT talent Employ social media and email marketing to send regular, consistent messages to staff at the public agencies and corporations and targeted population groups. Essential Leadership Behaviors Intellectual Capabilities Demonstrates curiosity in technical domains Possesses above average financial/numeracy skills Has a 3-5 year outlook Demonstrates pattern recognition and implications thinking Communication Skills Is assertive and meets people with confidence Is authentic, credible and persuasive Possesses superior social media skills Possess effective public speaking skills, delivering coherent, focused presentations to target groups and agency staff workers. Writes cogent press releases Political Intelligence Has an understanding of power structures in both public and private sectors Knows how to exert influence appropriately to achieve the organization's ends Is a natural at building alliances and coalitions Execution Operates with a sense of urgency and persistence Sets clear goals, focusing on the critical few Follows up to ensure objectives are met Applies transparent and accessible tracking system for who is doing what and accountable for what results Team Leadership Energizes those who work with and around them Creates a positive buzz via a positive outlook and can-do attitude Instills a clear and compelling sense of mission/purpose and a vision that unifies the organization a