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The Public Library Association (PLA), a division of the American Library Association, is seeking a Program Coordinator to provide administrative support for research, advocacy, policy and evaluation efforts. This grant-funded position will provide support for the Project Manager of Impact & Advocacy and the Deputy Director of Policy and staff projects involving the Measurement, Evaluation and Assessment and Advocacy & Strategic Partnerships Committees.


Reporting to the Project Manager of Impact & Advocacy and working closely with the PLA staff team, the position is responsible for supporting:


• impact and evaluation efforts, including but not limited to administrative oversight of vendor work for a variety of projects, including its outcome measurement project, Project Outcome

• webinar coordination

• support outreach and engagement with the Advocacy & Strategic Partnerships Committee and Measurement and Evaluation Committee

• logging and tracking of PLA partnership opportunities

• writing and editing a range of materials, including social media

• and additional administrative duties as assigned.


Starting salary range from the mid-30s; negotiable based on experience. ALA has an excellent benefit package that includes medical, dental, generous paid vacation and a retirement annuity.


FOR CONSIDERATION:


Apply online including cover letter and resume.


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American Library Association

Human Resources Department

Ref: progcoordPLA

50 East Huron Street

Chicago, IL 60611

Fax: 312/280-5270

Email: mpullen@ala.org


The American Library Association is an equal opportunity employer: Disability/Veteran

Requirements

A minimum of 3 years of administrative experience in a non-profit, association or agency setting. Bachelor’s degree preferred but not required. Basic computer competency in Microsoft products required. Detail-oriented, deadline driven, ability to work independently juggle multiple priorities and projects seamlessly. Strong customer service skills and attitude.

The Public Library Association (PLA), a division of the American Library Association, is seeking a Program Coordinator to provide administrative support for research, advocacy, policy and evaluation efforts. This grant-funded position…

Details at a glance

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

How to Apply

American Library Association

Human Resources Department

Ref: progcoordPLA

50 East Huron Street

Chicago, IL 60611

Fax: 312/280-5270

Email: mpullen@ala.org

American Library Association

Human Resources Department

Ref: progcoordPLA

50 East Huron Street

Chicago, IL 60611

Fax: 312/280-5270

Email: mpullen@ala.org

Location

50 East Huron Street, Chicago, IL 60611

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