boston planning & development agency
TITLE: PROGRAM MANAGER - EARLY LITERACY
SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES:
Under the direction of the Assistant Deputy Director, Community Engagement, coordinate programs, campaigns, and activities on behalf of ReadBoston. Manage Boston Public Schools and Storymobile programming. Promote early literacy best practice with Boston Public Schools and community partners. Represent ReadBoston at community meeting and events.
GENERAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Work requires completion of Bachelor's Degree, Masters preferred and a minimum of 5 years of experience in nonprofit programming, community relations and institutional advancement. Must have experience managing programs in a non-profit environment. Excellent communication skills, community relations experience and the ability to organize and manage events are required. Computer proficiency with database management experience is required. Multilingual skill are preferred. Must be able to work independently and adapt to changing priorities in a highly flexible work environment. Must be willing to work weekends and nights.
Normal office environment; local travel.
Must be able to lift boxes of books and sound equipment.
Provide direction to staff, volunteers and community partners.
**BOSTON RESIDENCY IS A CONDITION OF EMPLOYMENT**