Georgia Smart Communities Program Manager

Georgia Tech Enterprise Innovation Institute
Atlanta, Georgia

Serving within the Research Faculty of The Institute, this position directly supports the extension, service, and economic development missions of Georgia Tech to the State of Georgia. Primarily this role oversees the Georgia Smart Communities Program (Georgia Smart). Currently comprised of 12 Georgia communities, Georgia Smart is a Georgia Tech-based program supported by the Lt. Governor several constituent partners including Georgia Power, the Atlanta Regional Commission, Association County Commissioners of Georgia, Georgia Centers for Innovation, Georgia Chamber, Georgia Department of Community Affairs, Georgia Municipal Association, Metro Atlanta Chamber, the Technology Association of Georgia, Georgia Planning Association, and the Global City Teams Challenge. Community participants in the Georgia Smart program are provided technical/financial resources to work in collaboration with Georgia Tech researchers. Overall, program efforts are aimed at fostering community pilot programs that help foster access, growth, entrepreneurship, and inclusive innovation. For additional details go to Georgia Smart.

Job Requirements
Education: Bachelor’s degree in Business, Technology, Engineering, or related/relevant field.

Work Experience: Three to five years of job-related experience including management experience working with municipal organizations (or equivalent combination of education and work experience).

Skills: Ability to analyze, evaluate, and assess complex information; program/project management experience; and an ability to use independent judgment and communicate effectively.

How to Apply
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