UAE Nationals are encouraged to apply
New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) seeks to appoint a Events & Business Initiatives Manager to report to the Director, Commercial & University Events.
The Events & Business Initiatives Manager supports the day to day activities of the Commercial & University Events Office, understands the roles of various departments within the university and helps identify opportunities to enhance and cultivate relationships with various internal & external stake holders. The ideal candidate will work on special projects and major events within the Commercial and University Events office, oversee contract development and negotiation for both internal & external requests, integrate requirements for both internal & external deliverables and setting expectations to various service providers for a successful delivery, and ensure compliance of NYUAD policies and procedures related to the Commercial & University Events including EHS, SCC, procurement and finance at all times
NYU Abu Dhabi is a degree-granting research university with a fully integrated liberal arts and science undergraduate program in the Arts, Sciences, Social Sciences, Humanities, and Engineering. NYU Abu Dhabi, NYU New York, and NYU Shanghai, form the backbone of NYU’s global network university, an interconnected network of portal campuses and academic centers across six continents that enable seamless international mobility of students and faculty in their pursuit of academic and scholarly activity. This global university represents a transformative shift in higher education, one in which the intellectual and creative endeavors of academia are shaped and examined through an international and multicultural perspective. As a major intellectual hub at the crossroads of the Arab world, NYUAD serves as a center for scholarly thought, advanced research, knowledge creation, and sharing, through its academic, research, and creative activities.