Nonprofit

Program Coordinator, Posse New York

On-site
Work must be performed in or near New York, NY
New
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Published 22 days ago

Details at a Glance

Time Commitment
Full Time Schedule
Education
4-Year Degree Required
Salary
USD $40,000 - $42,000 / year

Description

About The Posse Foundation:

The Posse Foundation is a nationally recognized youth leadership development and college access program that identifies, recruits, and trains diverse teams—Posses—of public high school students and sends them to top colleges and universities. To date, more than 13,000 Posse Scholars have been accepted into top-tier institutions of higher education throughout the country. Since 1989, over $2 billion in full-tuition leadership scholarships have been awarded from Posse’s college and university partners and Posse Scholars have been agents of positive change on their campuses.

Posse’s unique and carefully structured, three-month selection process identifies candidates using criteria beyond academic achievement, including leadership talent, desire to succeed and ability to work constructively with people from diverse backgrounds. Posse’s high school through college programming makes it one of the most comprehensive programs of its kind in the nation.

Posse New York's current university partners include Babson College, Brandeis University, Connecticut College, Franklin & Marshall College, Lafayette College, Lawrence University, Middlebury College, Smith College, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Vanderbilt University, and Wheaton College.

Job Description:

The Program Coordinator is the primary administrative support for the local site. During recruitment, program coordinators manage incoming nominations, the interview schedule, and student personal information through Salesforce. Additionally, program coordinators provide logistical support for each phase of the interview process, as well as the Award Ceremony, and often take the lead in organizing volunteers. During Pre-Collegiate Training, program coordinators play a key role in coordinated logistics for special events such as summer retreats and student engagement events. In support of the Campus Program, program coordinators collect and organize student data and assist program directors in producing regular reports. Program Coordinators also manage travel logistics and supplies for special events on campus. In addition to these responsibilities, program coordinators provide general support for the local office such as managing calendars, tracking office supplies, answering phones, and welcoming students and guests. The program coordinator reports directly to the program director of the site.

This position is hybrid. We require 2 days a week working in-person at our office on 14 Wall St. NY, NY. 

Qualities/Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree required
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to multi-task
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills
  • Excellent time-management skills
  • Experience with youth is a plus
  • Ability to work well with college students
  • Able to work autonomously and within a team
  • Event management experience a plus
  • Proficiency required in MS Word, Powerpoint, Excel, internet and email
  • Proficiency in Adobe InDesign and MS Access a plus
  • Proficiency/Knowledge of Salesforce a plus
  • Knowledge of design software
  • Bilingual a plus
  • Demonstrated belief in Posse’s mission and values


Posse is proud to offer competitive benefits to its employees. Some of Posse’s benefits include:

  • Employer paid medical, dental, and life insurance plan for employee
  • Paid parental leave
  • 403(B) plan with employer match
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Generous paid time off policy


How To Apply:

https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=87620&clientkey=F32AB557510E9C1898384DBAA4A7C8B1

Please attach a resume and a cover letter to your application.

No Phone Calls Please.

About The Posse Foundation:

The Posse Foundation is a nationally recognized youth leadership development and college access program that identifies, recruits, and trains diverse teams—Posses—of public high school students and sends…

Location

On-site
14 Wall Street, New York, NY 10005, United States
Suite 8A-60

How to Apply

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