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Program Manager, New Jersey

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Multiplying Good
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Elizabeth, NJ
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Published 20 days ago

POSITION OVERVIEW

Multiplying Good directly engages middle and high school aged youth in programs designed to encourage confidence in their ability to make a difference and build the skills they need to do it well. Our flagship youth program, Students In Action, is a unique service, leadership, and recognition program for middle and high school students nationwide. 

Reporting to a member of the senior program staff, the Multiplying Good Program Manager is an experienced professional who is passionate and dedicated to positive youth development and civic engagement. Core to the success of this role will be an ability to engage and strengthen delivery of Multiplying Good initiatives, working with schools and youth serving non-profits across the New Jersey area to ensure implementation of the Students In Action program and core initiatives. In addition, the Program Manager will engage with local stakeholders as an ambassador of Multiplying Good to draw support and engagement into Multiplying Good programs and initiatives. 

The Program Manager is also a skilled event planner, communicator, and logistics resource, able to manage time effectively, travel broadly to visit schools and other stakeholders, and excited to become an 'expert-in-their-field' thought partner to the executive team.  

The monthly workflow of this position aligns with the school calendar of August through May, focusing largely on program delivery. In June and July, the Program Manager will participate in program learning and evaluation. 

ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES

The activities below are core, but not limited, work we do every day to make an impact in our Leadership Communities: 

Program Recruitment and Outreach  

  • Outreach to new schools and youth serving non-profits for the purpose of scaling SIA across New Jersey.  
  • Cultivate and steward relationships with organizations that further the mission of MG, including professional sports teams, universities, nonprofits and businesses.  

Program Administration and Implementation 

  • Ensure and support implementation of the SIA program at participating sites through weekly technical assistance via in-person visits, trainings, phone, email, and webinars.  
  • Plan and manage logistics for twice-annual Leadership Conferences and year-end Celebrations of Service, including the procurement of food, speakers, space, A/V, etc.  
  • Support schools in registering for and attending trainings and competitions.  
  • Act as a resource to schools, provide helpful tools and resources including project guides, service-learning lesson plans, planning templates, etc. 
  • Provide technical assistance and support to a range of adults who support each SIA team.  

Data and Evaluation   

  • Support evaluation and tracking through the management of program databases and the collection of impact data, including surveys, assessments, and student service testimonials.  

Program Marketing and Communications 

  • Write and distribute local marketing related materials such as newsletters, flyers & documents 
  • Maintain a strong and appropriate local social media presence. 

REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

  • A natural collaborator who pro-actively engages colleagues and stakeholders with good will, transparency, and kindness. 
  • At least five years of experience in service-learning, civic engagement and/or positive youth development. 
  • Passion for working directly with teens and caring adults. 
  • Bachelor’s Degree as a minimum from an accredited institution. 
  • Expert organizational, project-planning, and time-management skills. 
  • Event planning and event management experience. 
  • Strong written and oral communication skills, including presentation and facilitation abilities. 
  • MAC or PC literate, with aptitude to use Microsoft Office 365 applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook), ZOHO ONE applications (CRM, Survey, Backstage, Campaigns), social media, and other web-based applications. 
  • Valid Driver’s license: This position is remote but also requires frequent travel within and around New Jersey. 

POSITION OVERVIEW

Multiplying Good directly engages middle and high school aged youth in programs designed to encourage confidence in their ability to make a difference and build the skills they need to do it well. Our flagship youth…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Part Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    August 15, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Salary

$20 - $25 per hour; 25 - 30 hours per week

Benefits

Paid sick and vacation time

Remote position (frequent travel required within New Jersey)

Monthly technology allowance

Paid sick and vacation time

Remote position (frequent travel required within New Jersey)

Monthly technology allowance

Location

Remote
Work must be performed in or near Elizabeth, NJ
Associated Location
Elizabeth, NJ, USA

How to Apply

Respondents should send a resume and cover letter to: careers@multiplyinggood.org. Please add “Program Manager, Pittsburgh” to the subject line and note where you heard about the opportunity in the body of the email. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

Respondents should send a resume and cover letter to: careers@multiplyinggood.org. Please add “Program Manager, Pittsburgh” to the subject line and note where you heard about the…

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