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Research & Program Manager

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Position

Reporting to the Programs Director, the Research & Program Manager will be responsible for research and partnerships particularly around emergencies, justice initiatives and advocacy opportunities.

Research

  • Actively stay across and report on key developments, statistics, trends, potential partners and advocacy opportunities in CLF’s areas of focus
  • Assist with Caribbean regional research including ecosystem, community organization and stakeholder mapping
  • Build relationships with key researchers, thought leaders, scientists and others  in CLF’s areas of focus
  • Support the communications team with research on current events in CLF’s areas of focus
  • Identify priority social media actions and opportunities for CLF amplification
  • Maintain database of data and statistics related to CLF’s areas of focus for use in reports and external communications
  • Draft white papers, op-eds, blogs and occasional background for social media posts

Programs

  • Support the Programs team with research and vetting of potential partners
  • Assist with correspondence with current programs partners including contracts and impact tracking, particularly around CLF’s emergency response work
  • Actively source partnership opportunities under CLF’s emergency response work
  • Develop external programs content such as blogs, blurb, updates and concept notes
  • Research and identify advocacy opportunities around all CLF’s key programmatic activities
  • Research messaging and advocacy opportunities around activation moments throughout the year

Qualifications

This is an extraordinary opportunity for an individual with broad research, international development and advocacy experience to play a critical role in key decision making in a small, high impact team.

Experience

  • A minimum of a BA/BS degree
  • At least five years experience in a nonprofit, academic or impact-oriented environment
  • Strong background in a research role
  • Extremely strong writing skills
  • A strong preference for someone who has operated in a fast-growing environment
  • An effective communicator at all levels in the organization and with partners, with strong oral and written skills and a willingness to share information
  • A collaborative and flexible style, with a strong service mentality

Personal Characteristics

  • Excellent communication and relationship building skills with an ability to prioritize, negotiate, and work with a variety of internal and external stakeholders
  • Outstanding communications skills, written and oral
  • Demonstrated resourcefulness and good judgment
  • Hands-on, leads by example
  • Values diversity of thought, backgrounds and perspectives
  • Integrity/ethics beyond reproach
  • Constantly looking to apply best practices
  • Passion for CLF’s mission

Position

Reporting to the Programs Director, the Research & Program Manager will be responsible for research and partnerships particularly around emergencies, justice initiatives and advocacy opportunities.

Research

  • Actively…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required

Salary

USD 75,000 - USD 90,000

Benefits

Medical, Dental, Vision, 403(b) with match

Medical, Dental, Vision, 403(b) with match

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near New York, NY
Associated Location
New York, NY, USA

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