Job Title: Education Program Manager
Public Broadcasting Atlanta (PBA) is seeking an Educational Program Manager to manage and support activities associated with the station’s education pillars—community media literacy and arts/culture education.
Primary responsibilities include overall operations and successful completion of strategic and administrative tasks associated with the station’s overall community-education goals, including outreach to the community, local school systems and educational organizations and working with development to secure grants and report to funders. The Program Manager is responsible for overseeing the planning, execution, and quality assurance of the station’s educational initiatives and events.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Degree from a regionally accredited college or university
Minimum of three (3) years of related experience, including managing a program, budgeting, program recruitment and training management
Experience managing, designing, implementing, and evaluating projects
Demonstrates exceptional communication skills to coordinate with donors, funders, and other key stakeholders
Proven ability to write technical reports, program documents, and deliver presentations
Must be able to travel locally/domestically
Strong organizational skills: ability to operate in this role autonomously; ability to multi-task, prioritize and meet deadlines
Must demonstrate attention to detail and accuracy, time management skills, and follow-through
Ability to work with sensitive information and maintain confidentiality
Effective problem-solving skills; must demonstrate excellent analytical skills, sound judgment and good decision-making
Work Environment & Physical Demands: The physical demands and work environment described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Individuals may need to sit or stand as needed. May require walking primarily on a level surface for periodic periods throughout the day. Reaching above shoulder heights, below the waist or lifting as required (up to 5 lbs.), filing documents or store materials throughout the workday. Proper lifting techniques required. For the most part ambient room temperatures, lighting and traditional office equipment as found in a typical office environment. Position, at least initially, will be located off-site in accordance with station policy on off-site work for most staff in response to coronavirus. Candidates must be willing and able to work from home but provide their own transportation to the station once off-site work conditions are lifted.
Submit resume and cover letter to:
Public Broadcasting Atlanta
Attention: Human Resources
740 Bismark Rd. NE
Atlanta, GA 30324
Apply online at: www.wabe.org
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