American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
  • 14-Oct-2021 to 13-Dec-2021 (EST)
  • Education
  • Reston, VA, USA
  • Full Time

Do you have a passion for training? Would you like to play a lead role in evolving and growing a portfolio of programs?

The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), the nation's largest and most dynamic nonprofit civil engineering association, is currently searching for a director of continuing education, responsible for identifying new programs and courses to meet the needs of practicing civil engineers.

Major responsibilities include:

  • Leading market research and needs assessments to identify customers' needs and preferences for future programming, in the context of the current and evolving market landscape
  • Developing and testing new programming ideas with appropriate internal ASCE groups, subject matter experts and target audience
  • Recruiting and managing subject matter experts
  • Developing and maintaining a new content roadmap with input from staff and SMEs
  • Overseeing the development and execution of new courses and programs; evaluating and recommending updates or sunsetting existing courses and programs
  • Managing and facilitating the professional growth of direct reports
  • Providing input during budget preparations and managing approved program budgets
  • Ensuring compliance with the ANSI/IACET Standard for Continuing Education

The ideal candidate will have:

  • 10+ years of professional work experience with progressive responsibilities, including managing staff, vendors, and SMEs
  • Experience in instructional design with place-based and online programs, including stacking programs into learning pathways - current knowledge of the adult learning landscape
  • A track record of innovation, generating and vetting ideas, and conducting experiments
  • Subject matter expertise in engineering and/or experience working with engineers and engineering content
  • Work experience in associations and/or not-for-profit entities
  • Outstanding time management, organizational, and communications skills, with ability to facilitate and participate in a "team" environment within and across departments

ASCE is a leading nonprofit professional membership association dedicated to the advancement of civil engineering to protect the health, safety, and welfare of the public good. To accomplish ASCE's mission, ASCE staff works together as a team, based on a foundation of trust, striving for individual and organizational excellence. To achieve our shared goals, we maintain a relentless focus on members and a commitment to continuously grow and improve individually and collectively.

ASCE is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified candidates including historically excluded individuals, protected veterans, women and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

This position has work from home flexibility.

For consideration, submissions of interest must contain a resume and cover letter with salary requirements.

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