NYCEDC’s mission is to stimulate job growth through expansion and redevelopment programs that encourage investment, generate prosperity and strengthen the City’s competitive position. NYCEDC serves as an advocate to the business community by building relationships with companies that allow them to take advantage of New York City’s many opportunities.
Reporting to the VP of Smart & Sustainable Cities, the AVP will manage and coordinate project teams involving multiple internal and external public and private stakeholders, represent the City to external stakeholders and clients, and develop and manage programmatic and policy initiatives.
The NYU Stern School of Business is the leading business school in the country addressing the interlocking issues of ethical business practices, human rights, and environmental sustainability. At Stern we are giving future business leaders the tools they need to address these 21st century business challenges.
To support these efforts, Stern has an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Director, Center for Sustainable Business. In this start up environment, the Assistant Director will work with the Executive Director to create and maintain the premier center on sustainability at a business school. S/he will create and implement programs, conferences and events sponsored by the center and develop metrics to evaluate the results of such programs. The Assistant Director will also cultivate and maintain relationship with internal and external constituencies including media and funders. She will also support fund raising efforts, create written materials, conduct research, develop and manage operations and budgets.