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Bluegrass Area Development

699 Perimeter Drive
Lexington , KY

Program Development Manager

Bluegrass Area Development
Lexington, KY Full-time
Posted on November 15, 2018

Program Development Manager

The Bluegrass Area Development District on behalf of the Bluegrass Local Workforce Development Area is seeking candidates for the position of Program Development Manager.The Program Development Manager is responsible for performing complex planning, research, consultative, technical and program administration work, as well as, assisting in establishing program goals and objectives; developing program guidelines, priorities, standards, and evaluating activities.

Responsibilities include:

Plan and develop workforce training programs, ensuring compliance with applicable local, state, and federal policies and statues. Assist in the preparation of grant applications and plans in order to receive funding for various workforce training programs.

Skills and Abilities must include:

Excellent written communication skills. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with governmental agencies, local employers, training institutions, coworkers, program participants, and the general public. Ability to work both independently and as part of a team environment, providing support to fellow team members is essential.

Education requirements:

Minimum of a bachelor’s degree, required. At least three years’ experience working with the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act or comparable programs, preferred.

Competitive salary and benefits package.