Careers at Opportunity Junction
Working at Opportunity Junction is more than a job-it's a rewarding life experience. We connect personally with each other and our clients, who become members of the OJ family. Opportunity Junction is recognized as an innovative leader in client service. Our culture is nimble, and we implement best practices, embrace new opportunities, and constantly learn from and make changes based on experience.
Impact and Learning Manager (restarting hiring process September 24, 2018)
"Our primary commitment as an organization is to our clients' long-term success and that translates to the staff as a whole. We care about each other, our lives, our commitments, our outcomes."
One of our core values is relationships. We value our relationship with clients, partners, and each other. The office is warm and welcoming. OJ is a great place to work because staff members care about your well-being and personal growth.
Impact and Learning Manager
At Opportunity Junction, we believe that everyone who is willing to work hard deserves an opportunity to succeed. We help low-income residents of East Contra Costa, most of them living below the poverty line, gain the skills and confidence they need to get and keep jobs that support themselves and their families. The work is intensely rewarding.
We are seeking an Impact and Learning Manager to join our team and lead our data collection, impact analysis, and learning efforts. Reporting to the Executive Director, and working in our custom Salesforce implementation, the successful candidate will implement and oversee efforts to track, measure, analyze, improve, and report on our strategies and impact. This position will provide thought partnership regarding impact and assessment to the Leadership Team.
Founded in 2000, Opportunity Junction now has a budget of more than $2 million and five programs serving almost 1,000 residents annually: our flagship Job Training and Placement Program (JTPP), individualized Career Counseling and Placement Assistance (CCPA), the youth-serving Road Map to College, the evening Technology Center, and Do-It-Yourself Tax Assistance. Opportunity Junction has been honored with the Bank of America Neighborhood Builder's award in 2012, the Tipping Point Award in 2013, and the 2017 Chair of the Board Award from the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors. Particular points of pride include our relationships with program alumni, our use of data to demonstrate impact and source ideas for program improvement, and our openness to innovation. Learn more about us at http://www.OpportunityJunction.org.
Key competencies for the position, developed through any combination of education and experience:
Salary range is $55,000 to $65,000, commensurate with fit and experience. Benefits include 16 days of paid holidays along with a starting vacation accrual of 3 weeks per year and sick time accrual of 6 days per year.
Instructions for Applying: