Program Coordinator, Gender and Technology (Part-Time)

May 17, 2022

ABOUT NETFREEDOM PIONEERS

NetFreedom Pioneers (NFP) is a technology nonprofit committed to inspire and bring positive social change to the world. We harness the medium of innovative, digital technology to promote education, learning, and empowerment – the building blocks to lasting change. Our global team develops and employs innovative satellite, Internet, and mobile technologies to overcome the largest digital barriers to empowering and educating people around the world.

JOB DESCRIPTION

NetFreedom Pioneers is seeking a driven and organized individual to join our team as a part-time Program Coordinator for our Gender and Technology programs. In this role, you will work on a portfolio of international technology programs to advance social change – specifically to advance gender equality and rights.  Working closely with our global team of engineers, researchers and other stakeholders, you will coordinate activities, manage project plans and oversee project timelines to ensure quality and timely delivery of our activities.

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES

Your responsibilities include and are not limited to:

  • Oversee program/s daily operations, monitor implementation, and coordinate program activities, ensuring that programs achieve their stated objectives
  • Coordinate interactions/relationships between staff, clients, administrators and all other program stakeholders,
  • Supervise the work of contractors and external consultants for program/s, managing work assignments, workloads and work schedules
  • Keep programs on schedule, within stated budgets and functioning smoothly
  • Create program records and materials, including reports, presentations and proposals, and identifying and summarizing relevant data for reporting
  • Budget monitoring, including tracking billing, payments and other financial transactions
  • Maintain thorough program records and documentation
  • Suggest new ideas and solutions for the program/s, and assist in new program development

You are a great fit for this role if:

  • You are passionate about gender and technology
  • Adaptable
  • Well-organized
  • Systematic thinker
  • Have excellent people (and communication) skills!

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

Required

  • Bachelor’s degree and/or a minimum of 2-4 years of experience in managing projects and stakeholders
  • Proven track record of teamwork at nonprofit organizations
  • Experience working in multicultural environments and teams, and strong cross-cultural communication skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Proven ability to prioritize and handle multiple ongoing assignments
  • Ability to work independently and deliver tasks on deadline
  • Proficiency in one or more foreign languages (Persian preferred)

Nice to have

    • A fundraising and nonprofit industry background, preferably with an Internet Freedom or international development organization
    • Experience with social impact, technology, capacity building, monitoring and evaluation and/or knowledge management desired

WORK ENVIRONMENT AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS

  • Work may be performed in the office in person, or remotely by prior arrangement

    BENEFIT

    • The minimum full-time equivalent salary for this position is $50,000 for workers based in the U.S.

      WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

      NetFreedom Pioneers is committed to inclusivity and equity. We welcome talented humans with diverse backgrounds, cultures, perspectives, and experiences. As an equal opportunity employer, we value and encourage diversity and consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected status. Our commitment applies with regard to all aspects of one’s employment, including hiring, transfer, promotion, compensation, eligibility for benefits, and termination.ç

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