Program Manager

Junior Achievement of Western Pennsylvania

http://www.jawesternpa.org

Website Junior Achievement of Western Pennsylvania

Inpire and Prepare Young People to Succeed in a Global Economy

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Until filled
POSITION TITLE: Program Manager
DEPARTMENT: Education
SALARY RANGE: $32,000-$36,000
REPORTS TO: Director of Education

POSITION OVERVIEW:

Junior Achievement seeks a dynamic individual to join its team as its District Operations Manager. This is a full-time position. The District Operations Manager will serve a multi-faceted role in managing all aspects of Junior Achievement Operations in assigned geographic territories.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Manage and maintain existing school and school district relationships.
  2. Work to engage new schools and school districts in JA programs.
  3. Recruitment of volunteers to deliver JA programs in engaged schools.
  4. Coordinate and conduct volunteer training.
  5. Promote JA programs offered outside of traditional classrooms.
  6. Development of sustainable funding to support JA programs.
  7. Engage corporations, foundations and individuals as funders.
  8. Manage and cultivate the relationships of existing funders.
  9. Assist in writing grants specific to assigned territory.
  10. Assist in managing (or manage) regional Advisory Boards.
  11. Help plan and coordinate county events in partnership with Board and other JA Staff.
  12. Attend networking events to expand JA contacts.
  13. Present to companies and groups (Kiwanis, Rotary, etc) about JA.
  14. Facilitate local fundraising campaign including writing campaign letter and coordinating mailing.
  15. Provide progress reports to assigned Advisory Board(s).
  16. Track and report students and classrooms served.
  17. Verify for audit students served and other school data.
  18. Maintain and grow a database of contacts.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

Management and/or sales experience is required. Must have strong oral/written communication skills. Must be capable of handling multiple projects simultaneously. Excellent time management skills and computer proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook. Creativity, diligence and a strong work ethic are necessary.

The candidate must be goal and results oriented.

If interested, please forward resume and cover letter to mteti@jawesternpa.org.

To apply for this job email your details to mteti@jawesternpa.org