1050 Connecticut Avenue, NW,
Governmental Affairs Office
Job Summary/General Purpose of Job
The Program Specialist is responsible for the management and implementation of programs, projects and activities of the entity. Has oversight responsibility for the entities program and project budgets. Provides substantive support and direction to the Chairs of the projects. Responsible for the execution of the programs/projects, including but not limited to budgeting of resources, fundraising for projects that require outside funding support, marketing of projects and activities, and oversight of meetings and special events.
Bachelors Degree from a four-year college or university is required.
Management and/or supervisory experience, preferably in an association or non-profit setting to include analytical problem solving ability, and programmatic and policy development; some research and writing skills, substantive budgeting experience; meeting planning experience a must; fundraising experience is preferred. A Bachelors degree is required.
The American Bar Association is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a position with the American Bar Association please call 312-988-5188.
Minimum Education Required