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Umoja
Strategic Partnership Manager


Posted: September 15, 2017
Closes: November 1, 2017

How to Apply: Send cover letter and resume to jobs@umojacorporation.org.

Description: The Umoja Student Development Corporation seeks a dynamic Strategic Partnership Manager for a full-time position. This individual is a relationship builder, entrepreneur, and business development professional who builds new and cultivates existing Umoja professional development partnerships. The position requires exceptional relationship building skills, experience in marketing and business development and strong organizational skills. The primary responsibilities of the Partnership Manager are to market and describe Umoja’s services and products to potential partners in schools, districts, networks, and community based organizations; expand relationships with existing partners; develop and negotiate customized proposals and scopes of work; and manage all details of contracts and invoices with Professional Development partners. This position will work closely with the Curriculum and Instruction Team to determine the Professional Development modules and packages Umoja offers to potential partners and will also be responsible for developing systems and structures for recruiting and cultivating Professional Development partners. Together with colleagues, the Manager will ensure that partners receive appropriate services to build their organizational capacity for implementing Social and Emotional Learning (SEL), Restorative Practice, and College and Career Readiness initiatives. This position reports directly to the Director of Curriculum and Instruction. See full description here.

Open Books
Book Donation Coordinator


Posted: September 17, 2017
Closes: September 21, 2017

How to Apply: Send cover letter and resume to rjackson@open-books.org.

Description: Open Books is seeking a Book Donation Coordinator to join our team and help maintain and grow our incoming book donations and online sales.

The primary responsibilities include:

  • Driving the Open Books Booksmobile (a cargo van) for pick ups of book donations from individuals, businesses and our Drop Bins.
  • Driving the Open Books Booksmobile to deliver packages to the Post Office, as well as other miscellaneous deliveries.
  • Loading, unloading, and processing book donations for book granting, online, and in store sales.
  • Contributing to revenue generation through the listing, managing, and processing of online book sales.
  • Helping to create and execute plans to sort, organize, move, and sell book inventory for all current and future stores.
  • Helping to ensure the overall health, vitality, and positive morale of Open Books.
  • May require occasional weekend and evening hours.

See full description here.

Umoja
Chief Program Officer


Posted: August 2, 2017
Closes: No closing date available

How to Apply: Send cover letter and resume to jobs@umojacorporation.org.

Description: The Chief Program Officer (CPO) is a dynamic, entrepreneurial and relational individual who is passionate about changing lives and outcomes of students, teachers and high schools. As a key organizational leader, the CPO is responsible for the oversight of Umoja’s program portfolio across our partner schools ensuring that day to day programming aligns with the vision and mission of the organization. The CPO partners with the CEO and COO to define and execute Umoja’s strategic vision and long-term development. Additionally, the CPO shares responsibility for setting tone, crafting policy and ensuring accountability, representing Umoja to stakeholders, modeling great leadership, and actively embracing and living out Umoja’s core principles and values. The CPO reports directly to Umoja’s CEO. See full description here.

Chinese Mutual Aid Association
Program Assistant/Coordinator


Posted: July 19, 2017
Closes: No closing date available

How to Apply: Email Margaret Smith and Alana Slezak at MargaretS@tigertutor.com and AlanaS@tigertutor.com

Description: Interested in contributing to the success of a startup? Do you want to work with a company that prioritizes giving back to the community? Then Tiger Tutor is right for you! A social service enterprise model, Tiger Tutor is a new test prep company, and we are looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated Program Assistant or Coordinator (depending on experience) to help us build our business and manage day-to-day operations. If you are business-savvy, driven, detail oriented, and interested in helping us grow, then send us your resume! We’re looking for a “roll up your sleeves” type person who is a team player and open communicator. This is a part-time position, with potential for growth in the future. See full description here.