The Manager, Safety Abroad provides strategic and operational leadership associated with the health, safety and security of those travelling abroad on University of Waterloo sponsored travel and activities. This position has a University-wide scope which includes coordination of emergency responses for crisis situations abroad.
The incumbent will work closely with university stakeholders to lead the development, implementation and evaluation of protocol, and procedures that promote travel safety abroad. In addition, the manager will also develop and enhance travel safety preparedness programs and serve as a planning and response resource for students, faculty, staff and administration on matters of travel safety and security.
Reporting to the Director Waterloo International, the Manager works directly with students, faculty members and staff as well as faculties and academic support units in the development and implementation of programs. The incumbent works with the Director, Waterloo International and the AVP - International, toward the achievement of established internationalization goals and objectives.
Design, Implement, Evaluate Protocols, Procedures & Programs & Ensure Compliance
Emergency Response & Crisis Management
University-wide Resource & Coordination
Education & Outreach