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 experienced the life changing impact of 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 captivating communicator with a confident and engaging personality, who has the ability to quickly develop rapport with educators and is passionate about contributing to a purposeful strategic mission. The School Engagement Specialist develops, identifies, engages, and qualifies leads for the adoption of current and future FIRST programs with school districts and educational settings nationwide. This individual will help drive FIRST engagement at the School System level, developing relationships from the senior leadership level of the school system to the classroom champions.
This person will coordinate with the FIRST Marketing and Education teams to develop campaigns, materials and events to engage educators, administrators and decision makers within Pre K -12 Educational Settings.
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: Director, School Engagement. This role is located in Manchester, NH although we will consider a remote working arrangement for the right candidate.
Qualifications and Experience: