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Program Manager - MOScholars

Organization: Today and Tomorrow Educational Foundation
Full Time

The Today andTomorrow Educational Foundation (TTEF) is seeking a Program Manager to leadToday and Tomorrow’s involvement in Missouri’s tax credit scholarship program.The MOScholars Program Manager will be a leader on the TTEF scholarship teamwho can execute all duties related to the new Empowerment Scholarship Account(ESA) program. Supporting the mission of the Today and Tomorrow EducationalFoundation is essential and will be a significant portion of the workflow andresponsibilities of this role. Thisposition reports to the TTEF Senior Director of Scholarship Programs.

Duties:

  • Work with parents to complete all necessary paperwork for scholarships
  • Work with partner schools to ensure all participation requirements are complete
  • Act as a spokesperson for the Today and Tomorrow Educational Foundation’s ESA program
  • Provide weekly reports to TTEF leadership and colleagues on MOScholars and TTEF projects
  • Become the “subject matter expert” on the MOScholars program rules and regulations
    • School liaison. Parent liaison. State Treasurer’s Office liaison.
    • Donor/contributor joint point of contact (with Advancement Services)
  • Assist TTEF Advancement Services Team with contributions to the program, proper record-keeping for donations, acknowledgements and tax receipts as needed
  • Manage all required documentation and reporting to the Missouri State Treasurer’s Office (STO)
  • Be the administrative lead for TTEF with vendors such as FACTS Management and ClassWallet

Qualificationsand Competencies:

  • Proven professional demeanor and business acumen – written and verbal proficiency required
  • Desire and passion to serve students in need in order to create change thru educational equity
  • Comfortable speaking with parents, administrators, schools and professional colleagues
  • Skilled at working with large amounts of data using excel and other professional software
  • Support the mission of the Today and Tomorrow Educational Foundation
  • Ability to work and problem solve independently
  • Detail-orientation and focus on quality outputs
  • Ability to meet multiple deadlines and manage time/tasks well
  • Work well independently while advising and consulting among peers within a collaborative team environment
  • Technical proficiency in excel is required as is comfort in learning new software programs and processes

Work Historyand Preferences:

  • 3-5 years of relevant work experience preferred
  • Experience in education or scholarship/education advocacy groups is a plus
  • Desire to serve youth in need through education, and work on a highly collaborative team of compassionate, mission-minded colleagues is required
  • Work in-office and occasionally on-site at school locations to accomplish organizational goals and deliver the mission of TTEF and the MOScholars programs
  • Ability to grow in the role as the MOScholars program expands statewide with future funding

Please send cover letter and resume to Julie Soffner at [email protected]