General Purpose of Job
The Program Associate assists in the design and development of programs, projects and activities of the entity. Responsible for the implementation of programs and projects under the supervision of the program director or manager. Held accountable for the successful execution of assigned programs/projects.
Principle Duties & Responsibilities
Implements one or more programs or projects, includes participation in program/project planning, and ensuring compliance with ABA policies.
Analyzes project/program performance throughout the process to ensure projects move forward in a productive manner.
Serves as a point of contact for projects. Communicates with member leaders and staff, including reporting on progress and results.
Coordinates with others on joint projects.
Other duties as assigned.
Bachelorâ€™s Degree from four-year College or University.
Analytical problem-solving ability, self-direction, project management, research and writing skills, Outlook calendaring, and meeting coordination experience required. Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and strong oral and written communication skills are required. Must be able to provide excellent customer service and be responsive to Section members. Candidate must be comfortable working both independently and as a part of a team. Experience in Working at Hotels or Event Services is a plus. Adobe Cloud experience is preferred.
The American Bar Association is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), if you have a disability and would like to request an
accommodation to apply for a position with the American Bar Association please call 312-988-5188.