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About the Role

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Job Description

The Vice President Professional Development is responsible for the execution of the SBSS’ academic-focused initiatives; including the Internal Sprott Business Competition, pre-exam study sessions, the Skills Workshop Series, as well as other academics oriented initiatives developed. It is the responsibility of the Vice President Professional Development to actively seek areas of academic development and to engage the clubs in pursuing concentration specific projects.

Position Responsibilities

-Execution of academic initiatives including scheduling and execution of ICC (i.e. coordination of judges and teams) and other academic-focused SBSS events
-Execution of EDI and Sustainability related initiatives including scheduling and execution of Sprott Switch (i.e. coordination of judges and teams) and other CSR-focused SBSS events
-Responsible for overseeing the initiatives of three directors, including the Business Banquet and Sprott Gala
-Attend weekly Banquet meetings with Faculty in the final two months leading up to the event
-Host monthly forums for club executives in collaboration with other Vice Presidents as needed
-Attend weekly SBSS executive meetings and monthly council meetings
-Responsible for managing all event related issues
-Responsible for mitigating and addressing all portfolio related conflicts
-Responsible for overseeing event approval, planning, and execution
-Responsible for ensuring commitment of Directors to the SBSS for the entirety of the academic year
-Acting as a role model for all members of the SBSS and empowering them to take ownership of their own student experience

Skills Developed

Event Planning
Interpersonal Skills
Organizational Skills
Time Management
Communication Skills


Academics Director, Academics Committee, Formals Directors, Formals Committee, CSR Directors, CSR Committee, First-Year Representative

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