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Education & Leadership Program Manager
Position Type: Regular full-time
Location: Denver, CO
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I. Search Overview
The Colorado Foundation for Water Education seeks an Education & Leadership Program Manager, who will play an active role in achieving CFWE’s mission by planning and overseeing a subset of our programs for more than 400 member organizations, 5,500 supporters and Colorado’s general public. The position is responsible for half of CFWE's program areas, including educational tours, professional development courses, workshops and leadership trainings. The position also works closely with the other half of CFWE’s program areas, such as content development, online resources, marketing, and educational publications.
Since it was established in 2002, CFWE has cemented its reputation as Colorado’s leading water education organization. CFWE will look to this position to continue its track record of success in delivering engaging and effective water education and leadership programs, and convening our targeted audiences of decision makers, water professionals, educators and interested citizens throughout Colorado. CFWE’s existing suite of education and leadership programs will serve as a springboard for the next Program Manager to put his or her own imprint on the direction and work of the organization.
The position reports to the Executive Director, and supervises interns and contractors including leadership consultants, event planners, and the Water Educator Network coordinator.
Dive into water education this fall!
Unique internship opportunity with CFWE
Are you a college or university student interested in natural resources management, water law and policy, journalism and communications, and public engagement? Our work runs the gamut as we strive to educate Colorado’s decision makers, water resource managers, and broader populace about our most important resource: WATER!
The Colorado Foundation for Water Education is a Denver-based nonprofit organization dedicated to reaching a statewide audience with quality information, education and leadership programs focused on water. We offer publications, digital content, tours, webinars and more.
Join our dynamic team for Fall Semester 2016 and gain valuable experience in creating top-notch educational programming for a big state. We’re looking for a talented and motivated individual who can help with blogging, publications, social marketing, member communications, educational tours, and conference logistics, working primarily from our office in uptown Denver.