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Strategic Learning Officer

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College Futures Foundation


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Published 7 days ago

February 1, 2021
January 11, 2021
$120,000 - $140,000Commensurate with experience.

Please visit website for full job description. www.collegefutures.org

Reporting to the Chief Program and Strategy Officer (CPSO), the SLO brings a learning and growth mindset to managing our practice to leverage different forms of data and insights from a variety of sources—including formal evaluation, funded research, staff and grantee insights—to assess impact, inform decision making about strategy refinement and execution. The officer supports staff in prioritizing their learning agendas and develops tools to capture and distill both formal and informal learning to meet our learning objectives. The officer works directly with program staff to develop clear outcomes, milestones and learning questions for grantmaking portfolios, and to develop and implement plans for tracking, reflection, and reporting progress. Lastly, the officer will also provide support on projects like developing strong annual strategic and budget planning approach and landscaping projects for new areas of work. The Foundation is looking for an SLO who combines strong interpersonal and process skills, with learning, data, and evaluation skills. This is a full-time position.

Please visit website for full job description. www.collegefutures.org

Reporting to the Chief Program and Strategy Officer (CPSO), the SLO brings a learning and growth mindset to managing our practice to leverage different forms of data and…

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  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
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Benefits

This permanent, full-time position located in Oakland, California, offers competitive compensation and excellent health, commuter, and retirement benefits.

This permanent, full-time position located in Oakland, California, offers competitive compensation and excellent health, commuter, and retirement benefits.

Level of Language Proficiency

A minimum of 7 years of relevant work experience of collecting, organizing, analyzing and synthesizing various types of qualitative and quantitative data in the social sector, supporting strategy development, execution and informing organizational learning.

Demonstrated ability to process complex information and present ideas in a clear, pragmatic and compelling manner, strong analytic and critical reasoning skills. 

Exceptional project management skills with good judgment, attention to detail, resourcefulness in problem-solving, ability to prioritize and manage multiple assignments and responsibilities, and overall, a results orientation.

Strong oral and written communications and presentation skills.

Strong technical evaluation skills in both quantitative and qualitative methods and in all aspects of the evaluation lifecycle: design, implementation, and use of results is a plus

Proven skills in using diverse software tools to analyze different types of data and information.

A minimum of 7 years of relevant work experience of collecting, organizing, analyzing and synthesizing various types of qualitative and quantitative data in the social sector…

Location

Oakland, CA

How to Apply

Please submit application materials—a cover letter and resume—via email to jobs@collegefutures.org. Preferred subject line: “Application: Strategic Learning Officer”. No calls, please.

Please note: While the foundation will be accepting candidate submissions on a rolling basis, we will not be scheduling first round interviews until the week of January 11th, 2021.

Learn more about our work at www.collegefutures.org

Please submit application materials—a cover letter and resume—via email to jobs@collegefutures.org. Preferred subject line: “Application: Strategic Learning Officer”. No calls…

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