Responsibilities:

  • Manage assigned projects to ensure adherence to budget, schedule, and scope
  • Set and track project milestones, manage and account for unforeseen delays, realign schedules and expectations as needed
  • Plan and facilitate project development meetings
  • Collect, analyze, and summarize information and trends as needed to report on project status
  • Supervise members of the technical staff
  • Work with leadership and staff to establish best practices and standards for data collection, acquisition, preservation, analytics, hygiene, and enhancement
  • Clearly communicate project objectives, status updates, and challenges to non-technical staff and stakeholders
  • Assign duties and responsibilities and oversee workflow of project staff

Qualifications and Skills:

We are looking for someone who is committed to CWA’s vision of economic justice and who has a real passion for implementing systems that enable organizations to thrive.

  • Background in data, analytics, digital, web development or other technical field
  • Strong project management skills
  • Organized with attention to detail
  • Analytical, logical thinking, and problem solving skills
  • Good verbal and written communication skills including the ability to communicate technical subjects to non–technical individuals
  • Able to handle multiple politically sensitive projects simultaneously in a rapidly changing environment
  • Understanding of information technology procedures and practices
  • Proficient with, or able to quickly become proficient with, a range of general and specialized applications, software, and hardware used in the organization and industry
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently within the context of a plan
  • Demonstrated ability to resolve conflicts while maintaining important and effective relationships
  • Committed to team collaboration and fostering a culture of curiosity in learning new things across a team, including supporting and facilitating professional development opportunities

We especially encourage applications from people who have any of these additional qualifications:

  • Project management certification
  • Proficiency in a programming language such as Python or R
  • Proficiency in SQL
  • Cybersecurity expertise
  • Experience as an organizer
  • Knowledge of and experience with both national and local labor structures and experience working in the labor movement or working to build and maintain coalitions

Job Specifications:

  • Located in Washington, DC
  • Long and extended hours may be required including evenings and weekends
  • Occasional travel
  • Salary $122,581
  • Extensive benefits include health care, pension and 401(k) matching, cell phone or phone allowance, transportation, parental leave, paid vacation increases over time, plus holidays.

Salary: $122,581.00 Salary/year

Location: Washington, DC

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