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Management, Manager, Director

Location:
United States
Salary:
$125,000
Posted:
October 11, 2016

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ROB

JAMES

**** ********

Place

Drive

Lexington,

Kentucky

40509

(C)

859- ***- **** Professional

Summary

Dependable

manager

bringing

management

experience

and

a

willingness

to

take

on

added

responsibility

to

meet tight

deadlines.

Enthusiastic

team

player

with

a

strong

work

ethic

and

advanced

complex

problem

solving

skills. Skills

• Exceptional

interpersonal

communication

• Non- Profit

• Fundraising

• Effective

leader

• Budget

development/Fiscal

Management

• Staff

training/development

• Consistently

meet

goals

• Efficient

multi- tasker

• Project

management

• Organized

• Strategic

Planning

• Assessment

leadership

Work

History

Director

07/1999

to

07/2016

Eastern

Kentucky

University

Richmond,

Kentucky Managed

one

of

the

largest

units

within

our

organization.

Duties

included

recruiting

new

employees

consisting

of 41,

evaluation,

strategic

planning,

grant

writing,

creating

new

revenue

streams,

developing

and

initiating

policies, training

and

mentoring

of

new

employees,

assigning

work- loads,

partnering

with

other

units,

oversaw

more

than 200

projects

annually

including

oversight

of

eight

to

ten

team

budgets

and

manage

the

financial

for

the

entire

unit with

an

annual

budget

over

$2

million.

Oversaw

global,

cross- industry

organizations

and

championed

new initiatives

in

the

area

of

program

management,

technology,

media

and

entertainment,

online

services

and

online, interactive

learning,

launched

and

managed

over

15

major

programs

in

the

past

few

years

and

responsible

for financial

grants

and

development

work. 08/1988- 07/1999

Eastern

Kentucky

University

Richmond,

Kentucky Director

of

Percussion

Studies.

Cultivated

a

strong

and

well- known

program

throughout

the

Commonwealth, national

and

international

recognition.

Strong

experience

with

grant

writing,

generating

over

$750,000

in

non- profit

grants.

Collaboration

with

additional

units

state- wide.

Served

as

President

of

Kentucky

Chapter

of Percussive

Arts

Society,

outreach

coordinator

for

unit

with

200+

programs

shared

with

other

non- profit organizations.

Served

a

mentor

and

coach

for

new

colleagues

with

strategic

planning,

grant

writing,

outreach, assessment,

and

cross- departmental

colaborations. Owner- President

08/1983

to

Current

James

and

James

Enterprises

Lexington,

Kentucky Specialize

in

organization

performance,

implementing

change

and

managing

successful

organizational growth.

Work

with

organizations

to

identify

strengths

and

weaknesses

and

to

focus

on

high

performance

and team

effectiveness

in

music,

technology,

education,

and

entertainment

industries.

Oversee

budgets,

projects

and programs

for

clients

and

have

demonstrated

productivity

increases

of

200%

and

more.

Maintain

long- term relationships

with

clients

to

continue

improvement

and

identify

opportunities

to

remain

competitiveness

in

their line

of

work.

Received

national

awards

for

successful

project

executions. ROB

JAMES

3144

Brighton

Place

Drive

Lexington,

Kentucky

40509

(C)

859- ***- **** Education

Master

of

Arts:

Music Bachelor

of

Arts:

Music 1985 1983

Miami

University

-

Oxford,

Ohio Oakland

University

-

Rochester,

Michigan Affiliations

• 2007

-

2010

PMI- Kentucky

Bluegrass

Chapter- Member

• 2016- Present- Central

Music

Academy- Board

of

Directors

• 2012- 2016- Kentucky

Association

of

College

Music

Departments- President

• 1996

-

Present

National

Association

of

Music

Merchants- Board

member- non

voting

• 2006

-

Present

PMI- Member

• 2004

-

2016

Council

of

Post

Secondary

Education- Elected

state

president

of

KY

University

music

programs

• 2002

-

2004

Frankfort

Arts

Council- Member



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