Director, Impact Team (Finance and Operations Practice Lead)

Charter School Growth Fund - Remote - Full time

Charter School Growth Fund - Remote - Full time

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The Director is the primary point of contact to help portfolio members build financial and operations capacity. For example, the practice lead can help a three-school charter school network anticipate the challenges they will face at seven schools and build capacity accordingly.

CSGF is an entrepreneurial workplace, meaning that our senior leaders need to combine deep functional expertise, the ability to manage complex projects, creativity in solving problems for portfolio members, and strong relationship management across a wide variety of internal and external stakeholders.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

Develop strong relationships with finance and operations leaders in the portfolio in order to identify and highlight best practices.

Build the platform of knowledge in finance and operations and communicate this knowledge in ways that are useful for busy leaders (see our Medium page and weekly newsletter for examples).

Run convenings, site visits, and other community-building events to connect leaders in the portfolio.

Analyze portfolio-wide data and manage benchmarking projects to understand important sector trends.

Provide direct assistance and training to portfolio members.

Lead Impact Team investments that help portfolio members build capacity or innovate in the area of finance and operations.

Share the effective practices of the high-performing, charter school sector with school districts and other education partners.

Identify new opportunities that make the Finance and Operations practice more useful to portfolio members.

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Role

Project Management

Experience Level

Senior Level

Charter School Growth Fund

The Charter School Growth Fund is a nonprofit that grows the nation’s best charter schools. We are a venture philanthropy that identifies great schools, funds their expansion, and helps to increase their impact.

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