Program Manager – TX

About Cardea

Cardea is a national, women of color-led organization that provides social impact evaluation, policy advancement, capacity development, and professional learning services to health and human service organizations. Cardea envisions a world in which optimal health and well-being, equity, and justice are realities for all communities, and we address complex program, policy, and systems issues by co-creating solutions that center community strengths and wisdom.

Position Overview

The Program Manager provides support to project teams and works collaboratively with other staff to manage the development, implementation, and evaluation of projects and other organizational initiatives. This full-time, Texas-based position will report directly to a Program Director. Preference will be given to candidates located in the Austin area who are open to a hybrid work schedule.

Hiring range for this position is $50,000 – $65,000. Cardea offers excellent health, time off and retirement benefits.

How to Apply

Please submit a resume and cover letter with salary requirements to [email protected]. Please write “Program Manager” in the subject line.

Specific Duties

  • Manages capacity development and professional learning initiatives that advance Cardea’s mission, vision and goals
  • Manages multiple projects according to scope, budget, timeline, and client expectations
  • Designs, develops, and implements programs in a range of public health areas
  • Leads/contributes to new business activities through networking and the development and preparation of proposals to public and private funders
  • Works across teams and in a team-based environment to meet project goals and objectives
  • Represents Cardea at relevant local, regional, and national meetings

Skills and Abilities

  • A degree, or equivalent, in relevant field such as education, public health, or public administration with MEd, MPH, MSW, MPA, or MHSA preferred
  • At least 5 years of project management experience that includes a proven track record of designing and implementing programs across diverse sectors and using diverse modalities
  • Sexual and reproductive health capacity development and professional learning experience preferred
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in working with diverse constituencies including public agencies, nonprofit organizations, and other community groups and organizations
  • Demonstrated experience in managing multiple tasks and in organizing and prioritizing work assignments and ongoing duties
  • Ability to communicate effectively and timely in writing and verbally with colleagues, clients, and program partners; strong oral and written communication skills are crucial.
  • Willingness and ability to travel nationally with overnight stays
  • Skilled in Microsoft Office

Cardea is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong organizational commitment to building a diverse workforce.