A new position at RISE Colorado, the Operations Coordinator, will be a key member of a high-performing team supporting an ambitious growth plan. The ideal candidate will be an entrepreneurial professional with strong technical skills, a passion for our mission, and great organizational and time management skills. We’re looking to add someone to our team that is energetic, detail oriented, critically conscious, and passionate about empowering families. Applicants must also be flexible and able to multitask (we are a start-up!), quick learners, and demonstrate strong relationship building skills.
This is an incredible opportunity to join a start-up founded by women of color who grew up in the community where they started the organization. RISE Colorado was named the winner of the Teach For America Social Innovation Award, the Martin Luther King Jr. Humanitarian Award, and was recognized as a Bright Spot in Hispanic Education by the White House. We have received press coverage globally, nationally and locally for our work with families. To learn more about RISE Colorado, applicants can watch this video, and view the website, as well as RISE’s Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts. Interested individuals should complete an application here, and submit a copy of their resume and contact information for three professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org by March 31, 2017, Subject line: RISE Operations Coordinator Role.
The Operation Coordinator’s responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Event Planning and Coordination:
Financial & Fundraising Systems Support:
First and foremost, the Operations Coordinator must embrace the RISE mission to educate, engage and empower low-income families and families of color to RISE as change agents for educational equity in our public school system. Candidates must have access to reliable transportation and availability to work some weekends and evenings along with the following qualifications:
Mindsets & Characteristics:
Compensation and Benefits:
RISE Colorado offers a competitive salary and benefits along with opportunities for training and professional growth.
The deadline to apply for the Operations Coordinator role is March 31, 2017. Please fill out the application here. Additionally, please email your resume, cover letter, and contact information for three professional references to email@example.com. Subject line: RISE Operations Coordinator Role.
We will only contact candidates chosen for further consideration. No phone inquiries please. RISE Colorado is an equal opportunity employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce. RISE Colorado does not discriminate on the basis of race, age, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, gender, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, or gender identity or expression.