Program Associate - Full-Time

Job Title

Program Associate


Expected Start Date: March/April 2019 (exact start date negotiable)


Location: Atlanta, GA



The Program Associate will create and execute immersive, fun, and educational events for FEE’s 14-26 year-old audiences. This is an opportunity for the ideal candidate to combine a love for the ideas of a free society with a passion for designing and implementing extraordinary student programs.

We are looking for one full-time Associate and they will report to the Program Manager, Anna Jane Parrill.  


Duties & Responsibilities

  • Plan and implement student programs, with an explicit focus on summer high school seminars.
  • Travel to student programs and assist Program team on-site at events. This includes preparation prior to events and day-of problem solving.
  • Assist with the design, execution, and reporting of event survey data to stakeholders (donors, executive board, senior management) in keeping with FEE Key Performance Indicators.
  • Represent FEE at public events (as needed).
  • Creatively improve FEE’s educational, in-person programs.
  • Perform other tasks and special projects to assist the Program Manager as needed.


Qualifications and Experience

The ideal candidate will have:

  • An unwavering commitment to the mission and principles of FEE
  • Relevant work experience (this could include service industry, program design, customer service, etc.)
  • Problem-solving mindset – both for immediate and long term obstacles to program success
  • A collaborative personality, unafraid of challenge
  • Careful attention to detail
  • Skilled in Microsoft suite; specific familiarity with Microsoft Excel
  • Exceptional planning and project management skills
  • Integrity in all speech and action
  • The entrepreneurial spirit to improve existing programs
  • Event Management experience is preferred
  • Experience with Salesforce is preferred



Salary range: $32,000-48,000, dependent on previous experience


Application Process

Email cover letter and resume to Anna Jane Parrill ([email protected]). The subject line of your email must be in the following format: [Program Associate - Resume from LastName, FirstName]. No telephone calls, please. Candidates who do not follow these instructions will not be considered. 

Applicants will be interviewed on a rolling basis. You can expect to hear from us about the status of your resume within 3 weeks of submission. The first round of interviews are expected to take place in December. No phone calls, please.

Note: Visas are required for non-US applicants. FEE does not sponsor Visas, but current students can apply for student visas.

Questions? Email Anna Jane Parrill at [email protected].