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With ambitious goals for growth over the next two years, Atlas Corps seeks an internationally-minded team player who is passionate about leadership development and has exceptional attention to detail to join our team as our new Program Associate. Atlas Corps team members value our intentional focus on professional development, opportunities for influence and autonomy, as well as a culture of fun and excellence.

Our new Program Associate is a detail and process-oriented, people-person with excellent customer service skills, and a passion for leadership development.

About Atlas Corps: Atlas Corps engages the best social change leaders from around the world in a yearlong Fellowship designed to strengthen organizations, develop leaders and foster innovation. Over the last eleven years, Atlas Corps has grown steadily and demonstrated proof of concept. Now a $4m nonprofit with fourteen team members, Atlas Corps has engaged over 575 leaders from nearly 90 countries while maintaining a highly competitive selection rate of just 2.5%. Our Fellowship placements have transformed the work of top social change organizations like Ashoka, the Grameen Foundation, InsideNGO, Susan G. Komen, Points of Light, Peace Corps, Special Olympics, and many others. Atlas Corps has been profiled as a “best practice” in international exchange by the Brookings Institute; featured as a model social enterprise in the Washington Post; recognized for excellence in nonprofit leadership by the Center for Nonprofit Advancement’s EXCEL Award; and validated by the U.S. Department of State through multiple, substantial partnerships and support including President Obama’s announcement of the “Emerging Global Leaders Initiative-Atlas Corps Fellowship” at the Clinton Global Initiative. For more information, please visit: http://www.atlascorps.org.

About the Position: The purpose of this role is to significantly expand Atlas Corps’ programmatic capacity by managing pre-arrival logistics for 100+ new Fellows each year and by improving the experience of Fellows through superior support services. The key responsibilities of the Program Associate include project management, database management, leading communications with newly accepted Fellows, and visa processing.

Organization:
Atlas Corps
Location:
Washington, DC, United States
Apply:
https://www.idealist.org/en/nonprofit-job/641fa83245014067987437a468859d27-program-associate-i-international-nonprofit-atlas-service-corps-washington?