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Education Program Assistant

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Population Connection (Formerly ZPG) | Washington, DC
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Population Connection (Formerly ZPG)


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Published 12 days ago

Start Date

July 15, 2019

Application Deadline

July 5, 2019


General Description:  The Program Assistant works as part of a dynamic team to maintain, update, develop and market curriculum products and coordinate the process of getting materials to our volunteer trainers and customers. The Assistant also contributes to web content and oversees the production and distribution of a bimonthly electronic newsletter for K-12 teachers.

Responsibilities include:

·        Coordinate the assembly and shipment of materials (handouts and props) for staff and volunteer trainer workshops.

·        Maintain inventory of curriculum products, workshop hand-outs, and exhibit materials. This will include working with printers and other vendors.

·        Fulfill customer orders for curriculum products.

·        Maintain organized and accessible records of all on-line store orders and workshop payments (invoices, purchase orders, pending payments, etc.) for our accounting department.

·        Create bimonthly, online program newsletter.

·        Market curriculum products and educational campaigns through internal contacts lists, social networking sites, educational media, educational associations and other outlets.

·        Maintain large contacts lists within database and CRM. Manage relationship with data entry vendor.

·        Coordinate packing lists and materials shipment for “train the trainer” institutes and convention exhibits.

Requirements:

·        B.A., B.S., or A.A. degree plus at least one year of relevant professional experience or equivalent (program administration, office support, etc.).

·        Excellent organizational, communication and interpersonal skills.

·        Ability to work as a team member in a collaborative, fast-paced program.

·        Ability to juggle multiple tasks at once and meet strict deadlines.

·        Strong computer skills. Familiarity with database management and email marketing software a plus.

·        Detail oriented.

·        Understanding of and enthusiasm for environmental, population and reproductive health issues.

·        Good sense of humor, creativity and flexibility.

 

About the Population Education program: Population Education, a program of Population Connection, provides K-12 teachers with innovative, hands-on lesson plans and professional development workshops to teach about human population growth and its impacts on the environment and human well-being.

Excellent benefits package including:

·        CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield medical coverage--$20/month individual

·        Blue Dental coverage $5/month

·        employer paid life and disability insurance

·        11 paid holidays

·        generous annual and sick leave

·        6% 401(K) match

·        subsidized Metro Smart Benefit

·        ID theft protection service

 Our standard work hours are 9 am to 5 pm, with a half hour lunch (37.5 hours/week).


General Description:  The Program Assistant works as part of a dynamic team to maintain, update, develop and market curriculum products and coordinate the process of getting materials to our volunteer trainers and customers. The Assistant…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 2-Year Degree Required
  • Entry level

Benefits

Excellent benefits package including:

·        CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield medical coverage--$20/month individual

·        Blue Dental coverage $5/month

·        employer paid life and disability insurance

·        11 paid holidays

·        generous annual and sick leave

·        6% 401(K) match

·        subsidized Metro Smart Benefit

·        ID theft protection service

 

Our standard work hours are 9 am to 5 pm, with a half hour lunch (37.5 hours/week).

Excellent benefits package including:

·        CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield medical coverage--$20/month individual

·        Blue Dental coverage $5/month

·        employer paid life and disability…

How To Apply

Please send resume and cover letter.

No agencies and no phone calls please. Population Connection is an equal opportunity employer.

Please send resume and cover letter.

No agencies and no phone calls please. Population Connection is an equal opportunity employer.

Location

2101 L Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20037
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