Coordinates and provides senior-level administrative support to an ongoing program at the University.
Coordinates program to ensure that implementation and prescribed activities are carried out in accordance with specified objectives.
Participates in planning and develops methods for program implementation and administration; coordinates program activities and processes.
Reviews program records and reports of activities. Recommends modifications to methods or procedures as required.
Prepares recurring and ad hoc program reports for management use.
Assists in preparing reports, proposals, manuals, and other documentation as required for the program.
Participates in budget planning and is responsible for controlling expenditures in accordance with budget allocations for the program.
Conducts formal training or gives instruction regarding program policies and procedures.
Interacts with faculty, staff and students to promote the goals and objectives of the program.
Develops and maintains database on research studies, policy issues, etc.
Performs other job related duties as required.
Bachelors and 1 year experience
Requires a thorough understanding of both theoretical and practical aspects of an analytical, technical or professional discipline; or the basic knowledge of more than one professional discipline. Knowledge of the discipline is normally obtained through a formal, directly job-related 4 year degree from a college or university or an equivalent in-depth specialized training program that is directly related to the type of work being performed.Requires a minimum of one (1) year of directly job-related experience.
Additional Posting Information:
The national mission of the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance is to strengthen the social sector with a talented and prepared workforce. The chapter of the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance at University of Houston serves undergraduate students from a variety of majors seeking the certification/credential of Certified Nonprofit Professional (CNP) but is housed in the Graduate College of Social Work. The program began serving emerging leaders for social-impact/social services sector over 25 years ago. The Program Coordinator position works closely with the Program Director, current and prospective students, university employees, prospective internship supervisors, and a variety of other stakeholders but is also responsible for insuring senior-level support for the administration of the program. Knowledge of database management, marketing, fundraising, or program coordination is preferred. Occasional study and/or training may be required and sponsored by the program to insure professional development.
A formal 4-year degree is required; specialized coursework or training in nonprofit organizations, business management, marketing, financial management, and/or youth/professional development is preferred.
Requires one to two (1-2) years of directly job-related experience, which may include job-related volunteer leadership roles in a nonprofit setting.
A Certified Nonprofit Professional (CNP) credential/certificate from Nonprofit Leadership Alliance (formerly American Humanics) is preferred.
Internal Number: STA004392
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