Formed in 2006, Think Local First DC (TLFDC) is dedicated to supporting the long-term success of local independent businesses in Washington, DC and growing a sustainable local economy through education, advocacy, and connections.
Think Local First DC is undergoing rapid growth and seeks a part-time Program Manager with experience in community program manager who can support the organization’s programmatic development by following best practices and adhering to the TLFDC’s internal values: transparency, inclusion, ethical soundness, financial responsibility, and sustainability.
Program Manager – Job Description
Hourly Wage. Rate: Up to $30 an hour
The role of Think Local First DC’s (TLFDC) Program Manager is to manage the full life cycle of organizational program(s). The Program Manager is responsible for organizing programs and related activities for TLFDC. This role will be tasked with developing and managing the implementation of programs to support the organization's strategic direction, as well as creating and managing long term program(s) and goals. The Program Manager will also be in charge of developing budgets and operating plans for programs and writing program funding proposals.
In order to be successful in this role, you will need to have prior experience in both program management and team management. The Program Manager will also be expected to develop and maintain deep knowledge of the local business landscape, as well as TLF members, membership programs, operations, and business plan. A Bachelor's degree is required.