Permanent contract / Crans-Montana, Switzerland
Les Roches Global Hospitality Education, in the top 3 for Hospitality & Leisure Management by the QS World University Ranking, is a brand of the Sommet Education Group. Founded in 1954, Les Roches is a private institution based on the Swiss model of experiential learning, offering undergraduate and graduate degrees in the fields of hospitality, tourism and event management. Les Roches prepares entrepreneurial and innovative graduates across a global network of campuses in Crans-Montana (Switzerland), Marbella (Spain) and Shanghai (China).
You share our values: Development, Distinctiveness, Joint commitment, Openness and Sense of service.
You are a leader and a team player with strong problem solving and communications skills, combined with an in-depth understanding of the academic world in the hospitality domain. You have a Ph.D. in a business-related discipline, alternatively a Master of Business Administration or equivalent degree with significant industry experience. You have several years of managerial experience in the field of education at university level and business. You have demonstrated leadership skills and impact in an academic setting. On top of a pragmatic and entrepreneurial mindset you possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, and are fluent in spoken and written English. French is a strong plus and any other language as well. You have demonstrated ability to work with multicultural teams and in an international environment. Finally, you have highly developed interpersonal and stakeholder management skills.
As Executive Dean, your main missions will be: