JVS SoCal is a non-profit, non-sectarian social service agency which, since 1931, has provided employment and career services to a diverse client population of 50,000 annually. JVS SoCal assists individuals in overcoming barriers to employment, defining and achieving their employment goals through career and employment counseling, job search skills instruction, job development, job placement assistance, and vocational assessment and training. JVS SoCal offers more than 40 programs at over 20 locations throughout Southern California.
The duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment.
To assist in addressing the strategic, marketing & communication, programmatic, and philanthropic needs of our dynamic organization, the Project Manager, Strategic Initiatives, working for JVS SoCal Chief Strategy Officer is responsible for planning, overseeing and leading projects from ideation through to completion. This is a strategic implementation role and requires interaction with a range of internal and external stakeholders, most often managing several moving project parts simultaneously.
The Project Manager, Strategic Initiatives may assist with some or all of the following projects and programs: Capacity building for fundraising including Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and Processes, Data Governance and Integrity, Technology Implementation, Reporting and Tracking; Distance Learning Implementation and Adoption; JVS SoCal Merger & Acquisition Projects; JVSWorks Projects; Marketing & Communication Initiatives; Services Committee Management; and the Ideation and Implementation of new Career Training Programs.
Responsibilities for Project Manager, Strategic Initiatives
Qualifications for Project Manager, Strategic Initiatives
Excellent organizational, research, writing and computer skills. Requires strong communication skills, both written and oral, along with interpersonal and customer service skills, and computer software skills for project management, recordkeeping, and customer relationship management. Use of virtual communication tools, e.g., Zoom, Microsoft Teams, etc. Experience with database management preferred. Must work well within a departmental and team environment, up as well as down the organizational chart.
Must be able to operate standard office equipment and have strong knowledge of Microsoft office products and software, virtually at home or at the office.
Bachelors or Associates Degree and/or certifications in project management, data analysis, marketing technology, business, or a related field.
Apply for this position here: https://www.jvs-socal.org/job/project-manager-strategic-initiatives-full-time/