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Project Manager

Department of Education Development

Job Description

  • Oversee the day-to-day operations of the project, ensuring timely delivery of project milestones and objectives.
  • Coordinate and collaborate with internal teams, community organizations, and stakeholders to ensure effective implementation of project activities.
  • Manage project budget and resources, ensuring efficient utilization of grant funding.
  • Recruit, hire, and supervise project staff, including community liaisons and interpreters.
  • Coordinate public education events, social media campaigns, and collaborations with Asian community organizations.
  • Establish and maintain partnerships with mental health professionals and counseling centers to provide psychological support services.
  • Develop and implement feedback mechanisms to measure the effectiveness of the outreach program and identify areas for improvement.
  • Prepare regular reports on project activities, outcomes, and challenges for internal and external stakeholders.
  • Other assignment upon request.

Job Requirements

  • Strong understanding of Asian cultures and communities, with knowledge of cultural sensitivity and linguistic considerations.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to effectively engage with diverse stakeholders, including community members, organizations, and government agencies.
  • Demonstrated leadership abilities and the capacity to motivate and manage a team.
  • Ability to work independently, prioritize tasks, and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Flexibility to travel within the designated counties as needed.
  • Availability to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends as needed.


Degree: Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field (e.g., social sciences, community development) or equivalent experience
Major: N/A


  • Experience in organizing public events, workshops, or seminars is preferred.
  • Knowledge of mental health support services and experience in collaborating with mental health professionals is desirable.


English proficiency required, bilingual in English and Chinese preferred.


Microsoft Office Suites, Zoom, Google Workspace.


$30 per hour, 40 hours per week.


Grant-funded position ends on December 31, 2024 Require 40 hours per week in the office or field.

To Apply

Please email your resume to [email protected].

Tzu Chi USA Media Production Center located in Queens, New York.

This position can be worked off-site, but the contractor is required to be on location occasionally for team meetings.