Founded in 1968, the AGC Education and Research Foundation has spent over 50 years making good on its commitment to support AGC, The Associated General Contractors of America, and the construction industry through the advancement of technological, educational and vocational expertise in the industry.
The Foundation is achieving its mission through three trademark programs: a robust scholarship program, industry case studies for educational institutions, and an industry residency program funded through a three-way partnership among the Foundation, AGC members, and universities.
Over the next five years, the Foundation is aiming to raise $5.3 million in order to grow each of these essential programs and to address the critical workforce development and advancement needs of the industry.
The AGC Foundation is looking for a Program Director to join our team – an individual who is energetic, self-motivated, creative, and customer-service focused. This position will provide vital administration of the essential programs of the Foundation and lead the scholarship, awards and research programs.
Directs, oversees, and manages the Foundation’s scholarship, awards, and research programs.
Manages the promotion and marketing of the Foundation’s programs, as well as overall brand through AGC newsletters, website, social media, publications, materials, and other outlets as appropriate.
Coordinates closely with the executive director to plan and implement development initiatives, events, and donor activities, particularly as it relates to featuring Foundation programs to make a case for support.
The successful candidate will possess the following:
Exceptional customer service skills.
5 years experience – preferably in a non-profit or philanthropic organization.
Strong verbal and written communications skills required.
Strong organizational and project management skills with the ability to meet deadlines required.
Experience with scholarship tracking software – SmartSelect experience a plus.
Working knowledge of association management systems – iMIS a plus.
Team player with cooperative spirit and willingness to juggle multiple projects at one time.
Proficiency with MS Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint) required – Office 365 experience preferred.
Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
Please submit resume and cover letter with salary requirements.
Telecommuting is allowed.
Additional Salary Information: AGC embraces diversity and inclusiveness as a core value. AGC strives to be a culturally diverse organization that recognizes, supports, and values the inclusion of diverse groups and views in all parts of the association. We take action to ensure that every employee has the opportunity to reach their full potential by building a culture that is diverse, safe, welcoming and inclusive. AGC provides a supportive business environment, competitive salary, and an excellent benefits package.
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About The Associated General Contractors of America
The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) is the leading association for the construction industry. AGC represents more than 26,000 firms, including over 6,500 of America’s leading general contractors, and over 9,000 specialty-contracting firms. More than 10,500 service providers and suppliers are also associated with AGC, all through a nationwide network of chapters. - See more at: https://www.agc.org/about-us