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VP Professional Development

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 and networking events including the Internal Sprott Business Competition, Business Banquet, pre-exam study sessions, Sprott Gala as well as other academics oriented initiatives developed. It is the responsibility of the Vice President Academics to actively seek areas of academic and skill 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
-Responsible for overseeing the initiatives of four directors, including the Business Banquet and Sprott Gala, and the Internal Case Competition
-Attend weekly Banquet meetings with Faculty in the final two months leading up to the event
-Maintain ongoing communication with the Sprott BCMC staff and Sprott Alumni Relations Officer
-Responsible for overseeing event approval, planning, and execution
-Attend weekly SBSS executive meetings and monthly council meetings
-Responsible for mitigating and addressing all portfolio related conflicts
-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

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