Jobs at Posse
Jobs at Posse

Associate Vice President - National

The primary responsibility of the associate vice president is to oversee the operation and performance of Posse’s Career, Alumni and Graduate School + Fellowships programs.  With the national directors for Career, Alumni and Graduate School + Fellowships reporting to them, the associate vice president must support the ongoing development and implementation of each of these initiatives, which includes working with local and national leadership to ensure that benchmarks are being met; developing and maintaining relationships with senior level stakeholders, i.e., career partners, college and university administration, etc.; working with the training , learning and curriculum team to develop training for staff and volunteers; and working with the Posse Institute to ensure appropriate data management for areas of responsibility.  In addition to overseeing these specific initiatives, the associate vice president is tasked with leading special projects and initiatives as delegated by the chief operating office. The associate vice president works closely with other members of the national team to represent the organization and its policies, help further its strategic goals, and support local leadership to ensure program quality at the site level. There may be other duties as assigned. 

The associate vice president is located in NYC and reports to the chief operating officer (COO). There are two associate vice presidents.

Qualities/Qualifications:

  • Track record as a strong and inspiring leader
  • 8 – 10 years of senior level management experience
  • Bachelor’s degree required; graduate or professional degree a plus
  • Experience developing and overseeing budgets
  • Experience developing senior leadership
  • Ability to work collaboratively across departments
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent writing and communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to multi-task
  • Self-motivated
  • Willing and able to travel regularly
  • Knowledge of higher education and career development fields
  • Demonstrated belief in Posse’s mission and values
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Open until filled. Only accepting applications from new candidates

No phone calls please

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