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Program Coordinator

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Work type: Staff Full-time
Location: UMBC Campus
Categories: Administrative/Professional, Program Coordination


 Sherman Center for Early Learning in Urban Communities


An excellent candidate for this position will be organized and detail-oriented, comfortable working with diverse stakeholders, interested in urban education, and a highly effective communicator and representative of the Center.


  • Assist with the development and implementation of Center policies and practices
  • Support Center growth in alignment with vision and mission
  • Manage communications through media relations, social media, etc.
  • Support planning and coordination of key Center programs and activities
  • Help build positive relations with campus and external parties
  • Assist in the development of reports and proposals
  • Maintain records of Center expenditures and transactions
  • Schedule and organize meetings and maintain minutes
  • Ensure technology is used correctly for all operations (video conferencing, presentations, etc.)
  • Prepare and order materials
Required Minimum Qualifications:


  • Bachelor's degree preferably in education, psychology,  systems design, communications, or related area
  • Ability to work with diverse individuals and multi-disciplinary groups
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills
  • Detail-oriented and efficient
  • Excellent time-management and organizational skills
  • Tech savvy, proficient in MS Office applications including Excel as well as web design applications
Preferred Qualifications: 

Preferred skills and experiences 

  • Bilingual
  • Experience working in PreK-3 educational settings
  • Experience with grant writing
  • Experience with event planning
Special Instructions to Applicants: Please submit cover letter describing all relevant experience, current resume, and the names and contact information for three employment, professional, or academic references.
Screening of Applications Begins: For best consideration submit application materials by November 10, 2017 (applications will be accepted until the position is filled). 
Salary: Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Hours: Full-time 
Type: Regular
FLSA Status: Exempt
 Equal Opportunity Statement:  UMBC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women, minority group members, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Work Authorization   As required by the 1986 Immigration Act, be prepared to present acceptable documentation upon hire showing your identity and that you are a U.S. citizen or an alien who is authorized to work.

Advertised: Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: Open Until Filled

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