Director of Strategy

Alpha Public Schools - San Jose, CA - Full time

Alpha Public Schools - San Jose, CA - Full time


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Alpha is at a critical moment – still fiercely entrepreneurial while in the process of building the structures and systems that will support further scaling. You will play a major role in this work.

What you’ll do…

  • Create an annual planning process that allocates resources in the best interest of our scholars
  • Leadthe execution of this process and monthly progress monitoring, with support from the CEO and COO
  • Own a handful of critical strategic projects within any 6-month period
  • Develop strategic plans for both internal and external-facing work, including future growth
  • Support the CEO in preparation for quarterly Alpha Public Schools Board meetings and special projects, as requested

You are good at…

  • Project Management: Construct a work plan and manage a team toward completion by monitoring and communicating progress and troubleshooting obstacles
  • Research and Analysis: Gather and review internal and external data; scope and conduct quantitative and qualitative analysis
  • Synthesis: Develop and assess alternatives, extract insights, and help build the case for final recommendations and associated action plans

You really set yourself apart by being…

  • A dynamic communicator who can tell stories, convey data, and inspire action to a diverse range of audiences using a variety of media and techniques
  • Genuine, humble, and passionate

Alpha Public Schools is a network of four high-performing public charter schools founded by a group of East San José mothers dedicated to helping transform their community. We have a strong growth mindset – as individuals, as an organization, and on behalf of our students and families. We want to be better tomorrow than we are today.

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