Program Assistant, Educational Programs
You’re a creative and energetic professional. You thrive on helping others realize opportunities for professional development. You’re a go-getter – you enjoy executing on programs, and you find it thrilling to have the opportunity to expand them. Knowing things are better than when you found them, is when you know you’ve done your job. Sound familiar? Welcome to your next opportunity. The educational programs team is seeking a program assistant to expand and execute on the Skill Lab program. Skill Lab offers continuous professional training to individuals working at liberty-advancing non-profits. Through program planning, curriculum development, and execution, you will expand Skill Lab’s offerings and capacity. You will develop and exercise your skills in marketing, relationship management, measurement, logistics, instructional design, and online education. You will also drive innovation and experimentation to better understand and meet participant needs. What your responsibilities would look like: • Help manage program execution, including curriculum planning, student communications, instructor relations, and online and in-person classroom logistics • Tailor and execute strategies around building curriculum, program measurement and evaluation, and marketing • Develop and implement experiments to improve processes and refine strategy • Collaborate with internal and external partners to identify and capture opportunities for professional training What you would bring to our team: • 1-2 years of professional experience • High interpersonal skills, organizational skills, and attention to detail • Strong customer focus and demonstrated desire to collaborate with others • Entrepreneurial mindset and initiative • Desire to advance free societies Benefits of Working at the Charles Koch Institute • Flexible and fulfilling work arrangements • 401(k) matching • Comprehensive health, vision, and dental benefits • Full spectrum of life and disability insurance • Vacation, sick, and holiday pay • Eight weeks paid primary caregiver leave • Flexible Spending Accounts • Continual professional training • Organization-sponsored team-building activities • Company discounts for employees in more than 24 categories, including entertainment, travel, food, and sports • Located just one block from the Court House Metro Station • Metro benefits or paid parking in building garage • Newly designed space maximizes natural light and includes collaborative areas and quiet work stations • Fitness facilities, wellness rooms, and dry cleaning available in the building • Casual Fridays EOE/M/F/D/V The Charles Koch Institute and Charles Koch Foundation are working to advance a free society that best achieves long-term peace, civility, and well-being. We do this by supporting universities, non-profits, and professional training programs to find the ideas and talent that will stimulate a movement and change the world. Because here, your life’s work matters.