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Manager, National Expansion

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Invest in Girls, Inc.
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Arlington, MA
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Published 7 days ago

ABOUT CEE

The Council for Economic Education’s (CEE’s) mission is to equip K-12 students with the tools and knowledge of personal finance and economics so that they can make better decisions for themselves, their families, and their communities.

We carry out our mission by providing resources and training to K-12 educators and have done so for over 70 years. Nearly two-thirds of the tens of thousands of teachers we reach virtually and in-person are in low to moderate income schools. All resources and programs are developed by educators and delivered by our nearly 200 affiliates across the country in every state. EconEdLink, our free online site for economic and personal finance lessons and resources for educators, attracts more than 800,000 unique visitors per year. Our student facing programs, Invest in Girls, the National Personal Finance Challenge and the National Economics Challenge together reached over 30,000 high school students in 2019 before going virtual in 2020 with great programs but fewer students. We also advocate for more and better education in personal finance and economics, primarily through CEE’s biennial Survey of the States.

A program of CEE, Invest in Girls (IIG) works specifically to usher in a generation of financially literate girls, to change high school girls’ relationship with money, and to increase the number of women interested in pursuing a career in the financial sector.

POSITION OVERVIEW

This new position is an opportunity to play a key role in driving the growth of the dynamic and meaningful Invest in Girls program. Reporting directly to the Director of National Expansion, they will work closely with other members of the CEE team to develop a national expansion strategy including identifying the next states where IIG will conduct its work and working with local partners to implement the program effectively and efficiently. This position will report to the Director, National Expansion while working closely with other members of CEE’s program, marketing, and operational teams.

Specific responsibilities for this position include:

  • Help to identify the priority states and communities with the greatest opportunity to expand our work, including partners implementing locally
  • Lead relationships with IIG’s local program partners to ensure effective implementation and proper communication in schools and with partners
  • Develop and monitor contracts to ensure they are fulfilled, invoices paid, data and permissions collected
  • Collect programmatic data and compile program reports to inform ongoing strategies and best practices for growth and successful implementation

KEY REQUIREMENTS AND EXPERIENCE

  • 3-5 years relevant experience with program management, preferably educational programs BS/BA degree
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Demonstrated experience making decisions, thinking on the fly, being flexible, and working on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Comfortable managing relationships with and presenting to diverse audiences, including schools (students, faculty and staff, school administrators) and financial institutions (potential sponsors, volunteers, and industry panels)
  • High attention to detail and ability to draw conclusions from data; experience with Salesforce a plus
  • All CEE employees are currently working remotely; NY-based employees will be asked to return to work in the NY office with some flexibility as to number of days in the office/at home when we determine it is safe to do so. If not based in New York, ability to operate independently and successfully in a virtual office.

SALARY AND BENEFITS

Salary commensurate with background and experience. The Council for Economic Education offers an excellent benefits package, including medical insurance, HSA and FSA, 401K with match, life/disability insurance, and generous vacation.

Send cover letter and resume to: resumes@councilforeconed.org.

The Council for Economic Education is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 


ABOUT CEE

The Council for Economic Education’s (CEE’s) mission is to equip K-12 students with the tools and knowledge of personal finance and economics so that they can make better decisions for themselves, their families, and their…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
10 Court St., Arlington, MA 02476, United States

How to Apply

Please submit a cover letter and resume to resumes@councilforeconed.org

Please submit a cover letter and resume to resumes@councilforeconed.org

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