The KSA is committed to building a culturally diverse team and strongly encourages applications from minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans. We are looking to hire a new Senior Manager of Strategic Initiatives, please see below for the job description and contact [email protected]
Senior Manager of Strategic Initiatives
The Kendall Square Association (KSA) is a next-generation community platform that connects, advocates for, and advances the goals of the world’s leading innovation ecosystem.
The KSA seeks a systems-driven, self-motivated, and dynamic individual to drive impact on the organization’s three strategic initiatives: Transportation, Placemaking and Diversity Equity & Inclusion. The ideal candidate is a detail oriented project manager who loves solving problems and is passionate about creating real world solutions to major challenges. This person will tackle every task with enthusiasm, from building relationships with key leaders in Kendall to managing meeting logistics. No task is too big or small in the name of progress.
This role would be perfect for someone looking to accelerate their way up the career ladder into a more senior programming role and sharpen their skill sets in program management.
The KSA is committed to building a culturally diverse team and strongly encourages applications from minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.
Strategic Initiatives (60%)
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion: In 2020, the KSA will launch a series of new programs on Diversity, Equity & Inclusion that focus on sharing and promoting best practices to create a more inclusive and diverse work environment.
Placemaking: In 2020, the KSA will curate community events and programming and become the central source of information for the Kendall community.
Transportation: In 2019, the KSA launched the Transportation ADVANCE initiative, supporting major employers in experimenting with the commuting options they provide to their employees to reduce congestion and greenhouse gas emissions and improve employee experience.
Full-time salaried with fantastic benefits, which include:
In addition, there are many intangible benefits of working in our centrally located office - a 3 minute walk from the Kendall T stop, a Bluebike station 20 meters away, and a 2 minute walking distance from the riverfront - all within a bustling community of the world’s leading researchers, engineers, and scientists.
If interested, please e-mail [email protected], VP Strategy & Operations, with one PDF document (no more than 6 pages) that includes:
Optional: Work portfolio that demonstrates relevant experience is appreciated.
This job description was posted on January 17th. The ideal start date for this position is on or before February 17, 2020.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.