Are you interested in supporting coalitions and collaborative spaces with the focus of primary prevention of child maltreatment? This position is for you!

Under the guidance of the Strategic Initiatives Manager, the Strategy Initiatives Associate is responsible for managing logistics and coordinating tasks for coalitions and other collaborative spaces, with an emphasis on primary prevention of child maltreatment.

Duties of the Strategic Initiatives Associate – CPTF include:

    • Provide meeting coordination and support for various collaboratives spaces associated with the Colorado Partnership for Thriving Families (CPTF).
    • Implement the Communications Plan for the Colorado Partnership for Thriving Families with support from Illuminate Colorado’s Communications Team.
    • Serve as project coordination lead, including supporting research functions, for at least one collaborative project.
    • Lead statewide partner outreach and orientation to projects. Partners include county agencies, community-based organizations, communities, and families.
    • Coordinate event planning and logistics for related summits, learning sessions, or other events. 

Click Here for the Full Job Description

Experience, Skills, and Qualifications

  • One to three years of coordination or administrative experience, including communications support experience
  • Experience working with coalitions and/or community organizing experience

    • Experience with story sharing projects 
    • Strong attention to detail, superior task management and organizational skills
    • Passion for supporting collaborative processes 
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills
    • Commitment to advancing social and racial equity through collective action
    • Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain highly collaborative working relationships with individuals of diverse professional backgrounds, technical expertise, and lived experience
    • Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain highly collaborative working relationships with individuals of diverse professional backgrounds, technical expertise, and lived experience
    • Ability to balance multiple projects with shared deadlines while being responsive to emergent needs
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint) and Google suite

    Desireable:

          • Experience and/or knowledge related to child maltreatment prevention, Strengthening Families protective factors, and/or maternal child health
          • Experience working with a broad range of populations, particularly in a coalition capacity 
          • Proficiency in using MailChimp, Apricot, Smartsheet, Alchemer, and or similar systems 
          • Fluency in Spanish

    Compensation and Schedule:

    This is a full-time position eligible for benefits. Starting salary is negotiable and commensurate with skills and experience in the range of $45,000 – $55,000. 

    Illuminate Colorado offers health and dental benefits as well as participation in a 401K, EAP, and Life Insurance benefits. In addition, Illuminate Colorado has an unlimited paid time off policy and offers both flexible scheduling and remote work. Residency in Colorado, or anticipated relocation to Colorado in the near future (at your own expense), is a condition of employment with Illuminate.

    To Apply:

    Please submit a cover letter, resume, and three references via email with “Strategic Initiatives Associate – CPTF” in the subject line to hiring@illuminatecolorado.org.

    Application Deadline:

    Tuesday, April 9, at 5pm

     

    We are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace, so if you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway. 

    Check out these other job postings!

    Translate »