Associate, Programs

Associate, Programs

Hiring Organization Information

Organization Name: 
Communities Foundation of Texas
City: 
Dallas
State: 
TX

Position Information

Employment Type: 
Full time
Job Category: 
Education
Job Description: 

Summary
The Associate for programs will be responsible for supporting projects within the College and Career
Readiness portfolio and the Insights and Analytics (I&A) team with program support at EdTX. The
Associate will also play a supporting role in identifying and promoting key insights that accelerate
student success. The position is based in Dallas, Texas; successful candidate must reside locally or be
willing to relocate.
Key Responsibilities
• Project Management:
-Participate in the design, planning, implementation, and support of activities to achieve
programmatic goals and outcomes
-Manage and track programmatic activities, progress, and milestones
-Support preparation of project proposals and reporting
-Prepare meeting agendas and follow up material, create data and content, and develop
communications plans
-Engage and actively participate in organizational/program team strategy meetings
• Insights & Analytics:
-Support the synthesis and development of key learning and outcomes for both grant
reporting and communications
-Collect and analyze data related to programmatic activities, progress, milestones and
outcomes
-Train coaches and staff on data use
Qualifications
• Bachelor degree in business, public policy, applied social sciences, or related field Masters or higher preferred
• 2+ years of project management and data experience in an educational or non-educational field
• Experience with analyzing data and applying it to continuous improvement
Skills & Requirements
• Proficient or expert skills using PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Outlook, SharePoint
• Strong project management skills
• Commitment to identifying solutions that ensure educational equity for Black, Latinx, low-income, and under served students
• Detail-oriented, self-starter with strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple
projects at the same time
• Demonstrated experience in basic statistics and analysis
• Demonstrated experience in translating data analyses into actionable information, including
visual representations that are easily understood by both internal and external stakeholders
• Dedication to continuous improvement and learning, both as an individual and an organization
• Strong interpersonal skills and ability to communicate openly and work collaboratively in a team
• Ability to write clearly about technical topics with precision, accuracy, readability, and editorial
correctness across multiple modes; reports, blogs, and/or briefs
• Knowledge of Texas’ public education environment and data, preferred
• Valid state issued driver’s license

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How to Apply

Application Contact: 
careers@cftexas.org
Application Instructions: 
To apply, please send resume and cover letter to careers@cftexas.org
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