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Director of Program Operations

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New Politics
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Publicado há 19 dias

New Politics Leadership Academy (NPLA), which i s a nonpartisan non-profit organization, was founded in 2016 to transform government by recruiting and developing servant leaders with the highest caliber of integrity, courage, and empathy. At a time when t he number of service veterans i n elected office i s at an all-time low, NPLA i s working t o help servant leaders overcome the traditional barriers to entering the political arena. Through leadership development experiences, educational programming, and networking events, we're building a new pipeline i nto politics f or Americans who have served our communities and country and who f eel called to continue their service by jumping into the political arena.

Our Need: W e are looking for a Director of Program Operations f or program management of our three

core programs—Answering t he Call, Staffing School, and Foundations—and to support in the ancillary

programming, such as affinity groups, panels, recruitment events, and conferences.

Responsibilities:

*Manage t he planning and implementation of our programs with a focus on consistent improvement of systems and processes i n order t o continue t o scale t he work of NPLA.

*Set a long-term calendar, in collaboration with t he Director of Partnerships and Growth and Managing Director.

*Manage logistics of programs in collaboration with the Programs and Recruitment Associate, including selecting sites/facilitators, communicating with facilitators and participants, securing visiting guests, enrolling participants, t racking attendance and graduation, updating evaluations, and assessing program evaluation reports.

*Oversee updates to program materials based on participant data, facilitator feedback, and best practices i n DEI.

*Continuously seek to improve equity and inclusion within our programmatic offerings.

*Plan and coordinate affinity sessions for participants who identify as women or as BIPOC and build out strategic new offerings.

*Evaluate programmatic materials and experiences and implement changes to further improve inclusion.

*Assess retention within programs, especially focused on underrepresented populations, and, as needed, pilot operational changes t o combat attrition.

*Collaborate with the NPLA team on planning and managing excellent programs for the NPLA community:

*Design and manage logistics for various purposes, including but not limited to recruitment events, current participant events, political leadership development, and alumni networking and skill-building.

Serve as a facilitator f or ancillary programs or events.

Plan and execute t he New Politics Leadership Academy bi-annual conference.

We are looking for someone who has experience with or capabilities of:

*Managing details and logistics with skill and passion

*Identifying opportunities for increased efficiency and effectiveness as it relates to systems and then managing the process of making updates or improvements

*Implementing programs, including setting schedules, prioritizing action items, managing communications with participants and volunteers, and drafting program plans

*Utilizing a Customer Relationship Management (CRM) platform t o manage and t rack participants

*Working with diverse populations and fostering inclusive programming

*Collaborating with a small team t hat makes a big impact

Any member of the New Politics Leadership Academy team should possess the following

characteristics:

*Represent and “live” t he NPLA values of servant leadership: empathy, courage, integrity

*Commitment to inclusive and equitable practices

*Growth mindset, openness to feedback, and desire to grow with the team

*Comfort in a direct feedback, results-oriented culture, and evolving environment

*Ability t o problem solve and execute solutions

*Commitment t o mission and belief in the theory of change that states servant leadership will transform our politics and restore our democracy

Salary and Benefits: New Politics offers generous health benefits, flexible vacation policy, mentoring,

professional development opportunities, and competitive family leave. Starting salary at $65,000 and

commensurate with experience.

This is a remote position with an option t o work i n-person at one of our two offices in Boston or

Washington, D.C.

If interested, please send your resume, including your LinkedIn URL, as a PDF to apply@newpoliticsacademy.org, with the subject line Program Operations. You do not need t o submit any supporting documents, but i f you choose t o do so, please include t hem with your resume in one single PDF.

New Politics Leadership Academy is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. New Politics Leadership Academy is committed t o achieving a diverse workforce through application of its affirmative action, equal opportunity and nondiscrimination policy in all aspects of employment.

Military Veterans and AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service alumni are encouraged to apply.

New Politics Leadership Academy (NPLA), which i s a nonpartisan non-profit organization, was founded in 2016 to transform government by recruiting and developing servant leaders with the highest caliber of integrity, courage, and empathy…

Resumo dos Detalhes

  • Comprometimento de Tempo
    Carga Horária Integral
  • Data de Início
    3 de janeiro de 2022
Salário
Pelo menos USD $65.000
/ ano

Benefícios

New Politics offers generous health benefits, flexible vacation policy, mentoring, professional development opportunities, and competitive family l eave

New Politics offers generous health benefits, flexible vacation policy, mentoring, professional development opportunities, and competitive family l eave

Localização

Virtual
O trabalho pode ser executado em qualquer lugar de Estados Unidos
Local Associado
700 Pennsylvania Avenue Southeast, Washington, DC 20003, United States

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