Job title: Program Manager
We believe bicycles are a tool for empowerment and a vehicle for change. The Community Cycling Center broadens access to bicycling and its benefits. This position is located at the Community Cycling Center offices at 1805 NE 2nd Avenue and at partner sites. The Community Cycling Center is an energetic and collaborative workplace. Visit www.CommunityCylingCenter.org for more information about us.
The Community Cycling Center promotes an inclusive culture and encourages people with diverse backgrounds and abilities to apply.
General Position Summary:
The Program Manager is responsible for building and maintaining relationships with identified partners and communities. The Program Manager introduces a menu of program options to our partners in an effort to break down the barriers they face to choosing bicycles to stay healthy and connected. We currently have strong partnerships with organizations and housing communities in Cully and Portsmouth and emerging partnerships in East Portland.
Essential Job Functions/Major Responsibilities:
Manage in-school programming including: STEM partnerships at Helensview High School and Rosemary Anderson High School
Manage the delivery of programming at the New Columbia Bike Repair Hub
Support community partnerships in affordable housing communities including: Portsmouth and Cully
Manage the Better Bike Share Project to support access to bike share among residents living in affordable housing communities
Support Safe Routes to School and Sunday Parkways community partnerships to facilitate fun bike rides, community events, and community engagement
Supervise Program staff in the delivery of programming in partner communities and at our bike shop
Manage the earn-a-bike programs, including Adult Earn a Bike and our after school Bike Club program. Supervise instructors involved in the delivery of these programs
Support recruitment of scholarship candidates for Bike Camp Program and engagement of partners to help deliver these camps
Collaborate with Development team to pursue continued funding for our mission-centered programs
3 years experience in program management
Proficiency in both Spanish and English
Personable, receptive, and compassionate approach to collaboration
Professional or lived experience working with communities of color on community projects
Constructive communication skills
Effective planning and time management skills
Ability to maintain composure and a respectful and cooperative attitude through high-stress situations
Attention to detail and a methodical approach to accomplishing tasks
Capacity to work independently and deliver on objectives
Ability to work a flexible schedule if needed
A commitment to equity and social justice
Other Desired Qualities:
Other language proficiencies a plus
Basic knowledge of bicycles and their components
Proficiency in program evaluation
Pay Rate and Benefits
Hours: Full Time, Exempt
Pay: $33,000 to 41,000 DOE
Benefits: Generous benefits package including Kaiser Major Medical, Dental, and long term disability Insurance, 401k available, Used Bike Parts allowance, 144 hours of PTO (increasing with longevity), sick leave, and employee purchase deals.
Schedule: Must be flexible to work evenings and weekends, especially in the summer, when necessary
How to Apply: Please send cover letter, resume, and three references to email@example.com. No phone calls, please. First round of resumes reviewed May 25th. Open until filled.