Three Job Openings at the National Partnership

The Safe Routes to School National Partnership is currently hiring for three new positions. Apply to join our team and use your professional talents and personal passion to support our mission to advance safe walking and bicycling to and from schools, and in daily life, to improve the health and well-being of America’s children and to foster the creation of livable, sustainable communities.

Now Hiring: Finance Director
Due to the growth of the organization to a $3.3 million budget with 26 employees, we now seek a Finance Director to establish and maintain the organization’s financial, accounting and risk management operations. The Finance Director will provide financial leadership, including planning, development and monitoring of budgets, expenditures, income and cash-flow. This position is responsible for all day-to-day accounting operations and financial reporting, and also handles some aspects of human resources. This is a leadership position within the organization, as the Finance Director will participate in the senior leadership team and contribute sound financial advice, projections and management to steer the organization. 

This position is full time. For more information about the Finance Director position, qualifications and responsibilities, see the full job announcement.


Now Hiring: Pacific Northwest Regional Policy Manager
We are seeking an energetic and dynamic professional with at least two years proven success in Safe Routes to School policy, program planning and/or implementation to serve as the Pacific Northwest Regional Policy Manager. The Pacific Northwest Regional Policy Manager will work in the Willamette Valley area, with an initial focus on the greater Portland Metro region, in collaboration with America Walks and Oregon Walks. The Pacific Northwest Regional Policy Manager will build a network and partnerships of diverse organizations and individuals to advocate for improved transportation funding allocations and policies for Safe Routes to School, walking and bicycling at the Metro regional government (Portland, Oregon area), the Mid-Willamette Valley Council of Governments (Salem, Oregon area) and the Southwest Washington Regional Transportation Council (Vancouver, Washington area). 
Specific attention will be on improving policies for walking and bicycling for children and families, especially lower-income communities most vulnerable to childhood obesity. 

This position is full time. For more information about the position, qualifications and responsibilities, see the full job announcement.

Now Hiring: Fire Up Your Feet Coordinator
The Fire Up Your Feet Coordinator will assist with implementation of a new national initiative, Fire Up Your Feet. This position will focus on achieving school engagement goals nationwide, with a particular focus in the seven-county Southern California region and on reaching school fundraising objectives of the program nationwide.

This position is part time. For more information about the position, qualifications and responsibilities, see the full job announcement.