The Program Specialist is responsible for delivering the national leadership curricula and support services aligned with the strategic priorities of the council. She/he ensures that all girl experiences incorporate the discover-connect-take action leadership modality and that national curriculum is delivered across all pathways and enriched through the mobilization of local partnerships, resources, and experts. She/he assembles and works with advisory teams and volunteers to plan and implement opportunities, events, and activities, establishes collaborative working relationships with internal colleagues and external constituencies, and creates short- and long-term opportunities for volunteer involvement, ensuring flexible deployment of volunteers in support of pathway needs.
Qualified candidate has a minimum of 3 years of directly relevant experience and will demonstrate competencies in leadership, curriculum development, program and event planning, training, volunteer management, customer service, collaborative project management, and interpersonal skills. Bachelor’s degree in relevant field or equivalent relevant experience is required. Qualified candidate will possess excellent written/verbal communication skills; proficient computer operation skills and in use of technology, social media, and Microsoft Office Suite applications; and will be highly organized, self-directed, and a team player that will contribute to a positive organizational leadership culture. Candidate bilingual in Spanish and knowledgeable of culture is desirable. The position requires ability to work a flexible schedule, including evenings and weekends. For consideration, email a resume and cover letter outlining major accomplishments and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org. EOE/Drug Free Workplace.