Come join our growing team! We are seeking a full-time External Relations Manager to identify, develop and foster new partnerships and plan and implement strategies to secure support and funding. Click the button below to learn more about the position, its responsibilities, its qualifications and terms of appointment, and how to apply.
Who We Are
Education Systems Center is a mission-driven policy development and program implementation center based within Northern Illinois University’s Division of Outreach, Engagement, and Regional Development. Our mission is to shape and strengthen education and workforce systems preparing more young people for productive careers and lives in a global economy. We have a primary focus on Illinois, while also working with national and international partners. Through our State university home, we are able to forge longstanding leadership roles with state agencies and intergovernmental bodies such as the Illinois P-20 Council. At the same time, we bring an intense focus on effective stakeholder engagement and successful execution consistent with those of internationally leading consulting firms.