The Illinois Community College Board is the statewide coordinating agency for the Illinois Community College System and the Adult Education System. The colleges and adult education providers are located statewide and enroll more than one million students annually. The Board's administrative offices are located in Springfield and Chicago. Its primary responsibility is to administer the Public Community College Act and to conduct the coordination activities and provide the regulation therein assigned to it. The Board is seeking applicants for the following vacant position(s):
There are no vacancies in our Chicago office at this time.
LEGISLATIVE AND EXTERNAL AFFAIRS LIAISON
The Legislative and External Affairs Liaison will report to the Executive Director. This position will be responsible for developing and implementing public information programs for the ICCB that will encourage and enhance the efforts of local community college marketing and public information efforts. Additional responsibilities include: responding to requests for information from media; acting as spokesperson for the Board; designing and directing legislative strategy in support of the Board and the Community College System's priorities; responding to inquiries from the Office of the Governor, other executive offices, legislators, and legislative staff; drafting correspondence for the Executive Director; meeting regularly with key legislative staff and legislative committee members; and analyzing legislation and preparing background information regarding legislative proposals affecting the community college system. Salary: Salary commensurate with education and experience.
Application Information: Applicants should state in a cover letter how their background, experience, and education have served as preparation for the position and include a current resume and an ICCB application. The job application can be found at http://www.iccb.org/pdf/application.pdf. Review of applications is on-going. This position will remain open until filled. No faxed or emailed applications will be accepted. This position is classified under the State Universities Civil Service System.
Application information for all open positions
should be submitted to:
Interim Director for Human Resources
Illinois Community College Board
401 East Capitol Avenue
Springfield, IL 62701-1711
No faxed or emailed applications will be accepted.
The ICCB is an
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer