Career Opportunities

Youth Program Manager

Title: Youth Program Manager 

Reports To: Director of Youth and Education Programs

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Department: Youth and Education

Summary: A Program Manager is responsible for the effective implementation, coordination and evaluation of specific programs areas.

Duties and Responsibilities include the following: (Other duties may be assigned)

  • Implements and manages special projects as assigned in relationship to Mentor VI (Mentoring Program) and Project Ready NULITES (National Urban League Incentive to Excel and Succeed) youth programs
  • Ensures grant compliance and the operation of projects within the established grant goals and/or Urban League goals
  • Develops systems for collecting and evaluating data for policy and program development and implementation
  • Meets all performance standards and requirements established by the program grant and/or Urban League
  • Serves as liaison to community-based agencies and institutions to further the goals of the Urban League via collaborations and partnerships
  • Researches and advises the Director of Youth and Education Programs of needs, trends, and issues within program areas and recommends activities and strategies to address them
  • Submits required programmatic paperwork, reports and assignments as required in a timely fashion including grant reporting
  • Conduct outreach to promote Urban League’s mission and effective grant implementation

Standards for Measuring Performance

  • Ability to carry out responsibilities with flexibility to adapt to changing needs and goals
  • Ability to work effectively with adolescents of diverse backgrounds, skills and abilities
  • Ability to balance the needs and expectations of multiple constituents
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Outstanding organizational skills
  • Positive and team-oriented attitude
  • Computer skills, enabling use of Microsoft Word, Excel, Publisher, various data bases and Salesforce

Rate of Pay – $48,000-$55,000

Youth Education/Management or Programming Experience – 3-5 years

Bachelor’s Degree Required

Contact: Email Resume to Lorraine Desravines –