Success Academy’s commitment to world-class schooling goes beyond delivering high-quality instruction. It also requires operational excellence and the creation of safe, functional, and aesthetically beautiful learning spaces for our scholars. Success Academy is seeking a driven Operations Project Manager to support the operational objectives of our growing network of schools.
At Success Academy, we are redefining what’s possible in public education. Since opening our first school in Harlem in 2006, we have swiftly grown to 41 high-performing schools, from Bed-Stuy to the Bronx, serving approximately 14,000 kids. We are scaling to 100 great schools serving 50,000 children across New York City, bringing transformational change here and across the country. We believe all children, regardless of zip code or family income, deserve the life-changing opportunities that a world-class education brings.
To achieve exceptional results for children, we hire the best, and the brightest. We value excellence, ethics, and celebrate diversity, and are relentlessly committed to improving ourselves and our work to enhance the lives of our scholars.
We are seeking an Operations Project Manager to join our Buildings, Renovations & Facilities Network team at Success Academies (SA).
Our Operations Project Manager will report directly to our network-based Director of Operations and should be someone who…
-Is a skilled project manager with a deep understanding of how to create, manage and execute complex project plans across multiple sites;
-Has the ability to execute high impact initiatives;
-Re-think processes in partnership with network directors that drive operational excellence;
-Is a resourceful problem-solver who can anticipate operational challenges and execute contingency plans against;
-Has proven experience in the definition and codification of workflow processes, preferably within a new or fast-growing environment;
-Can build successful relationships and navigate bureaucratic or administrative hurdles to achieve an objective;
-Has an incredibly high bar, constantly and consistently drives for excellence; and
-Is a learner.
To join our team, please upload a resume and cover letter that outlines your candidacy. Your cover letter should explain in detail your qualifications for the position. Resumes without cover letters will not be reviewed.
Success Academy Charter Schools is an equal opportunity employer and actively encourages applications from people of all backgrounds. Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience. Success Academy offers a full benefits program and opportunities for professional growth.