Product Development Coordinator

GRS is an international adolescent health organization that leverages the power of soccer to educate, inspire and mobilize at-risk youth to overcome their greatest health challenges, live healthier, more productive lives, and be agents for change in their communities.

Role Overview

The Product Development Coordinator is an experienced and dynamic project manager who will organize and develop curriculum and training approaches with sportbased adolescent health content. The Product Development Coordinator will also manage curriculum consultants and individual projects, along with coordinating the GRS Product Development team’s overall portfolio of training and curriculum activities and projects. At times they will facilitate training and onboarding workshops and support business development proposals. The position will be based at one of the GRS affiliate offices in the cities listed above.

To Apply

Please submit a cover letter and CV to jobs@grassrootsoccer.org with “Product Development Coordinator” in the subject line. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Responsibilities

  • Develop interactive, sport-based adolescent health content following the GRS curriculum development process
  • Identify, manage, and cultivate GRS’ technical consultant database and help procure consultants as needed
  • Facilitate training workshops and onboarding workshops on new/revised curricula
  • Please see full job description for additional responsibilities.

Specifications & Competencies

  • 3 years of project management and/or coordination experience, involving both project management and people (consultants)
  • Experience in adolescent health program facilitation and training
  • Experience writing and delivering evidence-based health and life skills curricula preferred
  • Must be able to legally work in South Africa, Zambia, or Zimbabwe
  • Please see full job description for additional information and to apply.

Job Overview

Date Posted

July 22, 2021

Location

South Africa (Johannesburg or Cape Town), Zambia (Lusaka), or Zimbabwe (Bulawayo or Harare)

Job Type

Full Time