Project Manager for Community

Job Type

Full Time




New York
United States


We are looking for an energetic, nimble Special Projects Coordinator to work within our Executive Office to support the development and implementation of creative and innovative early-end projects. This individual will work closely with the Executive Director to research, document, plan, and provide overall analytics for new business and technical initiatives.

What you’d have to do:

·      Conduct pre-project and business case analysis for, including gathering, documenting, and interpreting requirements and regulations

·      Participate in brainstorming in new strategic directions and early-stage initiatives

·      Conduct market assessments and competitive analyses for innovative product and new business initiatives

·      Assist with preparing concept papers and business case briefs around new projects and product initiatives

·      Assist with project initiation and documentation, ensuring strategic goals are represented in project charter

·      Facilitate projects and status meetings, including scheduling, preparing agendas and meeting materials, maintaining minutes, tracking follow-up, and ensuring completion of next steps

Experience and skills you’d need to have:

·      Bachelor’s Degree required

·      3+ years of analytical experience, preferably in an entrepreneurial organization

·      Familiarity with new economy trends, organizations, and movements is a must

·      Passionate about working in a social-purpose organization

·      A self-starter with a can-do attitude and an eagerness to learn

·      Comfortable with chaos

·      Exceptional organizational, research, information/data gathering, and facilitation skills

·      Attention to detail and capacity to multi-task

·      Ability to work independently and as part of a team

·      Excellent written and verbal skills, a collaborative work style, and an entrepreneurial spirit

·      Team-oriented with a natural curiosity, a good sense of humor, and a strong work ethic


We offer competitive benefits for health, dental and 401k

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

4-year degree