Who We Are
The world’s #1 child-serving nonprofit advancing STEM education outcomes and the development of 21st Century life skills. Over the past 25 years, millions of young people from across the globe have completed FIRST® (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) programs, changing the world by becoming the new generation of innovators, problem-solvers, and technology leaders. This legacy and opportunity is as strong and dynamic as ever. This year alone the FIRST movement is 1 million men and women strong. FIRST creates the people who will change the world – today and tomorrow.
About this Role
We are seeking a collaborative team player who is passionate about providing youth with equitable access to programs, enjoys engaging with thought leaders, and loves a fast-paced position where the work makes a difference. If you are known for being a highly organized individual with strengths in writing, editing, spreadsheets, complex data sheets and approaches new opportunities and challenging tasks with a project manager attitude, read on to learn more about this opportunity.
The Program Coordinator supports the programmatic needs of the FIRST Tech Challenge Team, in the functional area of creative development of key program media including manuals, training modules and other materials. This role also assists in the planning, scheduling, and implementing of assigned projects for the FIRST Tech Challenge program and provides general support and coordination of programmatic activities.
In return, we promise a fast-paced, challenging, and rewarding environment where you will be part of a team that cares about each other and thrives on each other’s successes. You’ll feel good about the future of the world after doing hard work with the talented people at FIRST and will have a front row seat to our life changing programs.
Reports to: Manager, Program. This role is located in Manchester, NH
Qualifications and Experience:
Commitment to FIRST® Core Values:
Discovery: We explore new skills and ideas.
Innovation: We use creativity and persistence to solve problems.
Impact: We apply what we learn to improve our world.
Inclusion: We respect each other and embrace our differences.
Teamwork: We are stronger when we work together.
Fun: We enjoy and celebrate what we do!