Youth Engagement Associate and Program Coordinator

Youth Engagement Associate and Program Coordinator, Georgetown Center on Poverty and Inequality Georgetown University Law Center

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Youth Engagement Associate and Program Coordinator, Georgetown Center on Poverty and Inequality - Georgetown University Law Center

The Georgetown Center on Poverty and Inequality works with policy leaders, researchers, practitioners, advocates, and other experts to develop policies and practices to alleviate poverty and inequality and advance racial and gender equity in the United States. Our Initiative on Gender Justice & Opportunity is rapidly expanding its project portfolio. With the growing work of the Initiative, we need a program associate to contribute to the Initiative's youth engagement, research, and communications activities.

The Youth Engagement Associate and Program Coordinator, reporting to and collaborating with the Center's Executive Director, cultivates and develops youth relationships, assists with research, and develops communications content for the Initiative and its Learning Network. Very importantly, they encourage girls to serve as advisors to the Initiative and its Learning Network.

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Experience working on race and gender issues
  • Strong proficiency with WordPress, Canvas, PowerPoint, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, and YouTube
  • Outstanding project management and organizational skills
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills
  • Outstanding interpersonal abilities and a poised, professional demeanor
  • Critical ability to multi-task, prioritize, and execute
  • Ability to appreciate, embrace and advance diversity and have experience working with diverse populations

Work Mode: Hybrid (3 days on campus, 2 days telework). Please note that work mode designations are regularly reviewed in order to meet the evolving needs of the University. Such review may necessitate a change to a position's mode of work designation. Complete details about Georgetown University's mode of work designations for staff and AAP positions can be found on the Department of Human Resources Mode of Work Designation.

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Georgetown University offers a comprehensive and competitive benefit package that includes medical, dental, vision, disability and life insurance, retirement savings, tuition assistance, work-life balance benefits, employee discounts and an array of voluntary insurance options. You can learn more about benefits and eligibility on the Department of Human Resources website.

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