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Program Associate, The Clean Fight

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The Clean Fight
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Brooklyn, NY
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Published 24 days ago

About the Role

The program associate is responsible for supporting the program across multiple disciplines within the organization. This includes managing aspects of key projects such as applicant outreach, down-select, programming, reporting and communications. The person in this role will get to support and learn all aspects of the business, as an integral member of our small and nimble team, helping to build the accelerator from its infancy.

The Program Associate reports to the Director of Strategy and Marketing, and will work closely with the Director of Partnerships and The Program Manager.

We compensate competitively and offer medical, dental, and vision benefits. This position is based in New York. Unfortunately, relocation assistance is not available.


The Ideal Candidate

We are looking for an individual whose passion is to be an integral part of defining and building a world-class climate tech accelerator. Someone with experience in project management and the ability to manage and prioritize multiple assignments at a time. They would thrive in an early-stage environment by being a fast learner, tech-savvy, self-motivated, solution-oriented, and resourceful. This is the perfect role for someone who is excited to get broad exposure to how a climate tech accelerator is built and run, by supporting all disciplines within the business.


Key Responsibilities

  • Assist with planning and executing accelerator programming such as summits, events, panels etc
  • Manage accelerator systems such as CRM, application and grants system, and content management systems eg airtable, typeform
  • Build and manage social media channels and outreach programs
  • Manage direct outreach to potential applicants and ecosystem organizations during the application process
  • Help coordinate evaluation process and down-select of cohort  
  • Help manage communications to program participants – cohort companies, speakers, influencers etc
  • Help with administrative and facilities management to ensure the smooth running of the organization 

 

Qualifications

·       Bachelor's Degree with 2+ years experience working as a project manager or similar role

·       Experience and confidence with spreadsheets & project management systems eg Asana

·       Excellent communication skills; interpersonal, verbal and written

·       Ability to identify and track relevant KPIs

·       Hands on experience with social media management

·       Ideally experience in the clean energy, environment or sustainable business world

·       Execution-focused with a sense of urgency, solutions oriented and resourcefulness in a lean, all-hands-on-deck work environment 

About the Role

The program associate is responsible for supporting the program across multiple disciplines within the organization. This includes managing aspects of key projects such as applicant outreach, down-select, programming…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Contract
  • Start Date
    August 9, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    August 4, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Salary

At least $45,000

Benefits

We compensate competitively and offer medical, dental, and vision benefits. This position is based in New York. Unfortunately, relocation assistance is not available.

We compensate competitively and offer medical, dental, and vision benefits. This position is based in New York. Unfortunately, relocation assistance is not available.

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Brooklyn, NY
Associated Location
Brooklyn, NY, USA

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We value and celebrate diversity among our employees and in our movement. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer - all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, family/marital status, or veteran status. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply as soon as possible. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis. Short-listed candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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