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Strategy & Operations Specialist

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All Our Kin
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New Haven, CT
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Published 24 days ago

Job description

What You Will Do

All Our Kin is looking for a Strategy & Operations specialist to join our team to spearhead a number of important initiatives.

-Strategic Planning

  • Support development of All Our Kin’s 5 year strategic plan by coordinating focus and working groups, serving as liaison between consultants and All Our Kin team, and compiling documents and information
  • After completion of the strategic plan, support and assess organizational progress towards key priorities and outcomes

-Internal Communication

  • Assess challenges with internal communications, identify promising solutions & implement initiatives to address challenges
  • Responsible for internal newsletter, communication platforms (e.g., Slack)
  • Coordinate all-staff meetings and other cross-site/team meetings as needed

-Organizational Development

  • Evaluate and identify opportunities to increase effectiveness and efficiency across the organization
  • With Director of Communications, implement solutions to improve communication and share learnings across and within teams
  • Work with leadership and People Dev & Equity team to ensure the necessary staff & professional development opportunities to support the next iteration of our strategic plan
  • Ensure our organization runs smoothly by clarifying decision rights, mapping workflows, codifying and or creating cross-site teams and working groups, as necessary

-Special Projects (as needed)

  • Support ongoing program improvement for core programs, including convening and facilitating discussions to gather feedback with program staff and/or providers, capturing changes & teeing up decisions for organizational leaders
  • Project manage ad hoc cross-program and/or cross-site opportunities


Requirements

Who You Are

-Hold deep beliefs in and commitments to

  • Making high-quality early care and education available to all children
  • Combatting systemic racism and injustice
  • All Our Kin’s values and model

-Experienced and Able to

  • Build relationships with diverse stakeholders
  • Communicate well in writing and speaking
  • Set priorities and manage multiple, multifaceted projects simultaneously in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
  • Inhabit an entrepreneurial approach, flexibility, and drive
  • Solve tricky problems and make decisions well
  • Operate various computer systems and willing to use new technology
  • Offer, receive, and respond to regular feedback

-Eager to build on

  • 3+ years of operations, strategy, consulting and/or management experience
  • Considerable experience with strategic planning, systems development, and implementation
  • A history of demonstrating discretion with confidential information


Job description

What You Will Do

All Our Kin is looking for a Strategy & Operations specialist to join our team to spearhead a number of important initiatives.

-Strategic Planning

  • Support development of All Our Kin’s 5 year strategic…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    May 17, 2021

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near New Haven, CT
Associated Location
New Haven, CT, USA

How to Apply

Please submit resumé and cover letter

Please submit resumé and cover letter

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