Head of Academy

Head of Academy

About ISA Africa
Founded in 2014, The international School of Advertising offers training in Marketing and Brand Communications including Advertising, Media, Digital Marketing and PR.

We offer an array of programs targeting fresh graduates entering the market place, professionals who need to upskill and experts who want to keep abreast of new trends and practices.

The programs partner with relevant industry bodies including the Advertising Practitioners Association (APA), Chartered Institute to Marketing (CIM), and the Association of Public Relations and Communication Management Firms (APRECOM) who have ensured ISA meets the demands of the industry.

We intend to split the company into 3 distinct business units, namely Academy, Professional Programs and Business Consultancy.

We therefore seek for applications from qualified individuals, who will head the business units.

Head of Academy
Reporting to Managing Director.
Key Responsibilities
  • Overall key working executive on the business unit
  • Delivery of revenue objectives
  • Development and delivery of excellent Standard Operational Procedures (SOP’s)
  • Delivery of effective on-line learning experiences
  • Recruitment and management of qualified and effective faculty
  • Delivery of high student performance standards
  • Management of industry placement/ apprenticeships
  • Management of relevant accreditations
  • Ensuring the delivery of up-to-date and relevant content
  • Fostering good relationships with key stakeholders
  • Managing expenditure and budgets
  • Managing the business unit team.
Skills and Experience
  • Leadership skills, displaying courage and conviction
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to manage multiple projects
  • A stickler for detail and perfection
  • A desire to work with young adults
  • Team player
  • An ability to work under pressure and to meet deadlines
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • An ability to devolve responsibilities, delegate tasks and monitor practices to see that they are being carried out
  • A university qualification
  • At least 6 years teaching experience and operational management in the academic or professional training sector
How to Apply and Deadline
Please submit your application and CV to the email address jobs@alternatedoors.co.ke - with the subject Line "Head of Academy", indicating your interest in this position.
Deadline for application: 14th August 2020.
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