Manager, Programs (Emerging Areas)
Peter G. Peterson Foundation
New York, NY
ABOUT THE PETERSON FOUNDATION:
The Peter G. Peterson Foundation is working to secure a healthy, growing economy by addressing America’s long-term fiscal challenges. The Foundation partners with leading policy experts, elected officials and the public to build support for solutions to put America on a sustainable fiscal path.
As a non-partisan organization, the Foundation engages in grant-making, partnerships, and research to educate and involve Americans from a variety of perspectives. Learn more at pgpf.org.
ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY:
The Manager, Programs (Emerging Areas) will support the Senior Manager and Vice President in
the development and execution of ongoing and new strategic initiatives, including research, ideation, strategy, and program design. As initiatives move forward, the Manager will work on program implementation and diligence around new grantees and partners.
These initiatives, currently in varying stages of development, will address a range of traditional and emerging issue areas for the Foundation and other Peterson organization entities, including fiscal sustainability and economic growth, democracy reform, media and information, bipartisanship, and collaborative policymaking. Key responsibilities include:
Research, Landscape Analysis, and Ideation
Project Management and Implementation
ABOUT THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE:
The successful candidate will be a smart, strategic, creative thinker with exceptional analytical, management and problem-solving skills. The candidate also must enjoy working collaboratively within and across teams internally and externally and have outstanding research and synthesis skills and an interest in fiscal and economic issues.
EDUCATION: Bachelor’s degree required.
COMPENSATION AND LOCATION: Salary and benefits are competitive and commensurate with experience. The Foundation is a hybrid work environment with employees in the office three days a week in the New York City office and working from home two days a week.
To apply, pleas submit a thoughtful cover letter and resume at https://bit.ly/Manager_Programs_Emerging.