The Center for Justice at Columbia University is looking for a Program Manager for our Beyond the Bars Initiative which includes the annual Beyond the Bars Conference and Fellowship. Under the direction of and reporting to the Program Director, the Program Manager will manage the day to day operations of the Beyond the Bars Fellowship, and serve as the lead organizer of the Beyond the Bars Conference.
The Program Manager will primarily be responsible for the facilitation and administration of the Beyond the Bars Fellowship, and the organizing and coordination of the Beyond the Bars Conference. In addition, they will participate and collaborate with the Program Director and other program staff in the development and implementation of public programming and other tasks that arise.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Bachelor’s degree and/or equivalent related experience is required. A minimum of 3-5 years of related work experience. Demonstrated commitment to social justice issues and activities. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Excellent interpersonal and administrative skills. Highly organized, good problem solving skills. Must be able to work independently and on teams. Experience with event coordination. Experience with group facilitation. Be highly skilled in Microsoft Word and Excel.
Masters Degree in relevant fields.
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
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