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Project Implementation Manager

This position is a temporary position lasting nine months.  It will support the Community Assessment Project.

The Community Assessment Project, completed in cooperation with representatives from Austin, East Garfield Park, Humboldt Park, North Lawndale, and West Garfield Park will result in an action plan for how Girls in the Game programs will operate in these communities going forward. Girls in the Game staff will conduct internal analysis of our impact in communities that have historically been disenfranchised, and compare this impact with what we learn from community members. Girls in the Game will also engage work with Youth Researchers and Community Researchers to compile a relevant needs assessment and asset map. Throughout the project, Girls in the Game will hold 10 community focus groups across five West Side neighborhoods and solicit input specific to this project from current and previous program participants. 

Position Summary 

The Project Implementation Manager will ensure that the needs assessment and asset map tasks are carried out in a high-quality manner. They will schedule and recruit 2 Senior Youth Researchers and 10 Community Researchers and support them in conducting a needs assessment and asset map.  This position will coordinate the compilation of all information gathered through the needs assessment and asset map and submit that information to the Project Operations Manager.  This position will work closely with the Project Operations Manager to ensure that all grant tasks are carried out in a high-quality manner. 

Qualifications 

  • At least one years’ experience with Girls in the Game preferred 
  • At least two years’ experience in work related to community development 
  • Bachelor’s in a related field
  • Ability to work under pressure with minimal oversight 
  • Must be able to use Windows and the Microsoft Office Suite effectively for basic office tasks, and learn new technologies easily 
  • Ability to travel throughout the city 
  • Experience with Salesforce.com