Careers: Open Positions

  • Student Enrollment – Grant Manager

    Posted: December 6, 2017 | Position type: Part Time

    United Way of Metro Chicago has been awarded a grant from a Family Foundation to work in collaboration with the Chicago Public Schools to enroll CPS students (and their family members) in health coverage. This Grant Manager position is a 12-month time-limited, grant-funded contract position (January 2018-December 2018) The project involves multiple partners working towards a shared goal to reduce the number of uninsured students across Chicago Public Schools. The Project Manager is accountable for cultivating and nurturing collaborative relationships with stakeholders across a wide network of constituencies and diverse cultures. This position will specifically work with partners at Chicago Public Schools, government agencies, community based organizations, and other entities to fulfill the goals of the project. The manager ensures that the integrity and quality of individual, program, and community based data is maintained in all circumstances and will work closely with partner agencies to establish efficient use of resources. The role requires a highly resourceful individual with strong emotional intelligence, self-motivation, and effective organizational skills.

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