PMI South Africa Chapter

PMI South Africa Chapter

6. VP ACADEMIC OUTREACH

VP ACADEMIC OUTREACH

 

ROLE DESCRIPTION:  The elected or appointed Volunteer operates under the direction of the President and Executive Committee.  Official is responsible for the liaison with Academic Facilities regarding promotion of project management and awareness of PMI South Africa Chapter.  The volunteer develops a plan, addressing chapter objectives, for maintaining contacts with these entities and oversees a team of volunteers to carry out the work; makes representations to these entities and develops opportunities for sustainable collaborative partnerships that encourage chapter membership, mutually benefit chapter members and entities and coordinates with VP Marketing, Communication, Professional Development.

Through interaction with Academic Facilities the Chapter increase awareness, grow the membership as well as identify training opportunities for chapter members. 

 

DESIRABLE LEADERSHIP SKILLS: Decision making, communication, persuasion and motivation, innovative and visioning, strategic planning, process execution

 

MANAGEMENT SKILLS: program conceptualization, planning and management of collaborative arrangements, stakeholder management

 

PROJECT MANAGEMENT AND PMI VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

Estimated Volunteer Hours per Month:  20-30

Average Years of Project Management Experience: 3 years

Years of Volunteer Experience:  2 years desirable

 

Download Nominations Form HERE