The Program Manager is responsible for guiding program development and implementation, and assisting with research, administration, operations, and communications within complex, multi-stakeholder international programs including the Policy Practice: Artificial Intelligence (PP:AI) and Network of Centers (NoC).
As a Program Manager, you will:
Collaborate closely with BKC faculty, research staff, Practice partners and NoC institutions to design and implement complex program activities including workshops and educational programs; draft and design educational materials and other program documentation;
Serve as a principal administrative contact and key source of program information for PP:AI and NoC activities with minimal direct supervision; and act as liaison to internal & external partners, participants, students, and staff; may participate in budgetary review;
Conduct research and prepare briefing materials or program sessions, meetings, and events; draft and edit written outputs including scholarly papers, program evaluations, grant proposals and reports to funders;
Support program communication efforts, including drafting and editing external content and designing;
Supervise the contributions of Research Assistants, may oversee specific tasks performed by other staff; may grow into role of managing junior staff;
Perform other duties as assigned.
Be a part of excellence and leadership in legal education and scholarship at Harvard Law School. We are a community of talented people from diverse backgrounds, lived experiences, and perspectives, dedicated to advancing the cause of justice all over the world. We value our differences and our diversity as a source of strength. We are committed to developing and inspiring our students and our workforce. Whoever you are, whatever you do, however you do it, Harvard Law School is a place where you can thrive.
This is a term appointment currently expected to extend to June 30, 2022 with potential for renewal, subject to departmental funding and need.
All offers to be made by HLS Human Resources.
Salary Grade: 056
Union: 00 - Non Union, Exempt or Temporary
Bachelor's degree and 3 or more years of progressive program management experience in related field, as well as supervisory experience.
We are looking for people who:
Are proactive, organized and detail oriented
Communicate effectively, in both written and oral formats
Work flexibly in both independent and team environments
Demonstrate keen project or program management skills
Possess some background knowledge relevant to the two programs
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 53178BR
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