Defines and implements the strategic direction for the organization’s global service framework, which includes member learning opportunities, programs, and projects related to diabetes, vision, hunger, environment, and childhood cancer.
HERE IS HOW YOU’LL MAKE YOUR IMPACT
In consultation with the Global Service Team and Leo Club Program Department, determines program and project development priorities. Identifies and procures the technical expertise and resources needed to ensure programs are evidence based, incorporate best practices whenever possible, and are impact/outcome driven. Assesses current programs and projects. Identifies areas for improvement.
Works closely with staff members focused on partnership development, government relations, and advocacy to identify, pursue, and foster relationships with other NPOs and for-profit organizations to further the service mission of LCI.
Collaborates with IT personnel to simplify yet enhance the member service data reporting system to reflect data collection, reporting, and analyses needs as related to the Global Service Framework and other areas of service.
Serves as a mentor to staff in their professional development. Helps identify areas for growth, recommends graduate level/continuing education/professional development course work, and supports them in achieving their professional goals.
Assists in preparation of board committee meeting materials for related program areas. Disseminates decisions and directions on related programs by the board or a committee of the board to key stakeholders.
Develops annual department budget and manages expenses within established guidelines.
Maintains website content related to Program Development up to date.
Ensures compliance with the headquarters’ human resource policies and procedures.
Coordinates efforts with other departments on cross-functional projects.
Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks, and participating in professional organizations as appropriate to field.
Performs other responsibilities as assigned.
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR
A minimum of a Bachelor's degree in non-profit or public service management, communications, international business, languages, or related field.
Five to eight years of program development experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.
The World's Largest Service Club Organization
Our 46,000 clubs and 1.4+ million members make us the world's largest service club organization. We're also one of the most effective. Our members do whatever is needed to help their local communities. Everywhere we work, we make friends. With children who need eyeglasses, with seniors who don’t have enough to eat and with people we may never meet.