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Program Manager - Remote with occasional travel.

Hartford, Connecticut
Full-time
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To apply submit your resume and cover letter to [email protected]

Everyday Democracy seeks an experienced and collaborative Program Manager to support the implementation of our civic engagement and community transformation initiatives. The Program Manager will work closely with the National Director of Civic and Community Engagement to execute program strategies, manage projects and consultants, and ensure high-quality delivery. This role is crucial for aligning program operations with organizational goals and community needs.

Areas of Responsibility: 

Program Management and Implementation:

·        Manage the implementation of Civic Ambassadors and Community Engagement and Training initiatives.

·        Coordinate program logistics, including scheduling, material preparation, and communication with participants and partners.

·        Develop and maintain program materials, curricula, and resources, incorporating community input and an equity lens.

·        Facilitate training sessions, dialogues, and workshops.

·        Collect demographic, monitoring and evaluation data from workshop and training participants; compile data appropriately and prepare submission.

Partnership and Relationship Management:

·        Support the National Director in identifying and cultivating strategic partnerships with individuals, institutions, and systems to enhance and expand Everyday Democracy's work.

·        Maintain relationships with program partners, stakeholders, and community members.

·        Represent Everyday Democracy at relevant meetings, events, and forums as assigned.

Project Management and Administration:

·        Develop and maintain project plans, timelines, and tracking mechanisms for program activities.

·        Create and track project budgets.  

·        Assist with program reports and updates for internal and external audiences.

·        Assist with grant proposals and funding applications as needed.

Educational Background: 
• Bachelor's degree in a relevant field (e.g., social sciences, public policy, community development).
Skills/Experience: 

·        4 years of experience in program management, preferably in civic engagement, community organizing, or related fields.

·        Strong project management skills with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.

·        Proven ability to take initiative, work independently, and drive projects to completion.

·        Excellent facilitation and training skills, with experience in dialogical approaches.

·         Extensive experience in designing workshops and group training sessions.

·        Commitment to racial equity and community-centered approaches.

·        Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.

·        Ability to travel as needed for program delivery and community engagement.

·        Comfortable working remotely and using online platforms as required. 

·        Bilingual preferred 

Compensation/Benefits: 

$75,000 - $85,000 annually, plus benefits package.

How to Apply: 

To apply submit your resume and cover letter to [email protected]

Organization Info

Everyday Democracy

Overview
Headquarters: 
Hartford, CT, USA
Size: 
11-50 employees
Founded: 
1985
About Us
Mission: 

Everyday Democracy supports organizing across the country by bringing diverse groups of people together, helping them structure and facilitate community dialogue on pressing issues, and training them to use a racial equity lens to understand longstanding problems and possible solutions. We also work with Anchor Partners throughout the country, to expand our impact and create a democracy movement. Everyday Democracy is a project of the Paul J. Aicher Foundation.

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Listing Stats

Post Date: 
Jun 26 2024
Active Until: 
Jul 25 2024
Hiring Organization: 
Everyday Democracy
industry: 
Nonprofit