Program Manager, Climate and Sustainability Consortium

Massachusetts, United States
23 Dec 2020
End of advertisement period
23 Feb 2021
Contract Type
Part Time

Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture – and benefits – that just aren’t found together anywhere else. If you’re curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.

PROGRAM MANAGER, CLIMATE AND SUSTAINABILITY CONSORTIUM, School of Engineering (temporary, part-time, 50%), to lead the management, operations, strategic planning, and implementation of the MIT Climate and Sustainability Program. As the consortium is a new program, will be responsible for leading the strategic planning for the program--in collaboration with the faculty directors and the faculty advisory committee--from conception to full operation and long-term planning. 

Job Requirements

REQUIRED: a bachelor’s degree in a related field; at least three years of administration or operations experience and/or project/program management; self-motivation; excellent strategic thinking, organizational, and communication skills; a deadline-oriented approach to work and the ability to deliver high-quality results while managing multiple priorities; ability to conduct, write, and communicate technical research and proposals; experience planning and executing complex programs and effectively engaging with industry, alumni, staff, faculty, and other stakeholders; ability to collaborate with and lead and influence senior executives, MIT faculty, and those in other MIT support functions without direct reporting relationships; and proficiency with Microsoft Office.  

PREFERRED advanced degree in a related field; experience with public relations and higher-education institutions in an international environment; experience presenting to a diverse audience; and proficiency with Slack, Asana, Tableau, and Microsoft Office.  Job #19181-8

Some domestic and international travel will be required. 

Schedule to be determined. 

This is a three-year appointment.

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