PROGRAM ANALYST

Overview of Position

The Program Analyst (“PA”) will be responsible for creating and managing some of the organization’s key initiatives and providing critical research, strategic, technological and project management support for LAAF.org. Sample responsibilities include program development, product management, grantmaking, producing online educational experiences, philanthropic advising, academic research and content development.


As this is a small start-up environment, the PA will work closely with the entire LAAF.org team including the founder and president, Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen.


LAAF.org is committed to the personal and professional development of its employees. In addition to a generous matching program and investment in professional development, LAAF.org sponsors employee participation in Silicon Valley Social Venture Fund (SV2), a community of over 200 Silicon Valley philanthropists who pool their resources to support innovative and local social ventures.

Qualifications

  • Demonstrated passion and commitment to philanthropy, social impact, women’s leadership development and/or the advancement of underrepresented groups.

  • 1+ years work experience (significant internship experience will also be considered).

  • Experience/interest in curriculum development and/or planning is preferred.

  • Possesses an entrepreneurial and growth mindset, ready to help wherever needed and quickly learn new skills to effectively reach organizational and programmatic objectives.

  • Highly detail-oriented, as LAAF.org’s work is disseminated globally, and requires precise execution.

  • Exceptional team player with high emotional intelligence and professionalism.

  • Superb written and oral communication skills.

  • Exceptional team player with high emotional intelligence, conscientiousness and professionalism.

  • Creative, innovative and tech-savvy (Adobe Creative Suite experience preferred).

  • Servant leadership, humility, positive attitude, willing to go the extra marathon, adaptability, grace under pressure, kind, generous and loves to laugh.

Application

LAAF.org is currently accepting applications for this position. To apply, please submit your resume to keith@laaf.org.