LOCATION: New York, NY
REPORTS TO: CEO
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR:
Per Scholas is seeking a Senior Vice President who brings experience leading and growing complex business units with a passion for redefining how companies source tech talent in our country.
Based in New York City, this role will be a critical member of the Platform leadership team. The SVP will lead and develop a team, including Managing Directors, who are responsible for the organization’s revenue-generating activities, through the execution and expansion of our Platform by Per Scholas offering. You will provide vision and leadership, fiscal responsibility and sustainability, budget authority, and operational and program management oversight.
As SVP, you will lead the strategy development and execution of an innovative partnership model that expands the scope and reach of the organization. This work will incorporate replicating a successful business model and workforce development methodology into new, customized training modules. You will have the opportunity to define the face of a tailored, innovative workforce development approach for the next three years and beyond.
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WHY WORK HERE?
We believe our staff is the heart and soul of the organization. Our workplace culture is challenging, supportive, collaborative and mission-driven. We take a genuine interest in career paths and work-life balance, and welcome contributing ideas from staff at all levels. Working at Per Scholas means working somewhere full of engaging, savvy, diverse people who care deeply about pushing our work forward.
You’ll enjoy a welcoming and casual professional environment, self-development opportunities, innovative technology, and benefits like health care and a 401K match. If you want to work in a progressive organization, where you can build something meaningful and have fun while doing it, we would love to hear from you.
ABOUT PER SCHOLAS:
Per Scholas is a national nonprofit that drives positive and proven social change in communities across the country. Through rigorous and tuition-free technology training and professional development, we prepare motivated and curious adults who are unemployed or underemployed for successful careers as IT professionals, and we create on-ramps to businesses in need of their talents. Today we provide our solutions in six cities across the country: Atlanta, GA; Greater Cincinnati, OH; Columbus, OH; Dallas, TX; the National Capital Region; and New York. To date, Per Scholas has trained over 7,000 individuals, helping them build lasting, life-changing skills and careers in technology.
Platform by Per Scholas, a new series of customized training tracks that put students in direct hiring pipelines with major technology employers, is an extension of the Per Scholas workforce development model. Platform students receive tuition-free hands-on training, career development resources and interview opportunities with technology employers to help take their career to the next level.
If you have any questions about this role, please feel free to email our Talent team at firstname.lastname@example.org. We look forward to viewing your application!
Equal Employment Opportunity
We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. See our full EEO statement here.