Students For Liberty (SFL) is the largest pro-liberty student organization in the world with students active in 117 countries on every inhabited continent. With a multi-million dollar budget and 55 full-time staff members, we serve pro-liberty students in their pursuit to become leaders of liberty. Our mission is to educate, develop, and empower the next generation of leaders of liberty. We accomplish this through a strategy of empowerment, identifying the top students, and training them to be agents of change in their communities. Last school year, our students organized over 2,300 events with over 570,000 people in attendance. We are a remote, vibrant, and entrepreneurial organization working with a diverse team in the US and around the world.
South Asia Students For Liberty (SASFL) is a region within SFL that is now looking for a Programs Manager who will work full-time managing and executing the strategic plan and budget for the 200+ SFL volunteer leaders in South Asia, including Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka.
The Programs Manager will be responsible for shaping and consistent progress toward accomplishing the goals for South Asia; SASFL’s growth in new sub-regions; SASFL’s communications including partner relationships, email newsletter, and social media platforms; and serving as a role model to the incoming generations of pro-liberty activists.
The Programs Manager will also supervise the South Asia Programs Associate, and will be ultimately responsible for ensuring successful execution of educational and leadership programs and events; ensuring constant communication with dozens of activists across states and countries; student volunteer coordination; and all aspects of South Asia operations.
The position is based in South Asia, and requires traveling throughout the South Asia region.
- Manage successful execution of the SASFL strategic plan within budget
- Supervise the South Asia Programs Associate
- Oversee the growth of the organisation in new cities, states, and countries
- Maintain and leverage relationships with related organizations in the region
- Ensure effective marketing and communications
- Support the leadership by contributing to event logistics and content development
Qualities of an Ideal Candidate
- Familiarity with the network of pro-liberty groups and individuals in South Asia
- Experience successfully executing events for students
- Experience in volunteer and/or people management
- Excellent communication and collaboration skills
- Creative approach to problem solving
- Ability to work autonomously with entrepreneurial drive
- Full proficiency in English
- Bachelor Degree required
- Knowledge of the effective use of email and social media platforms
- High proficiency with G suite.
Anyone interested in applying for South Asia Programs Manager position should submit a cover letter and CV to [email protected]. We will reach out to all candidates whose applications we wish to consider. At later stages of the interview process, we kindly ask you to provide references from past co-workers and supervisors to us.
The application deadline is June 20th, 2021 but we will conduct interviews and selection on a rolling basis.
What does working for Students For Liberty mean?
Students For Liberty (SFL) is a US-based 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to educate, develop, and empower the next generation of leaders of liberty. Students For Liberty has grown rapidly across the globe in less than half a decade. Passionate volunteers supported by our worldwide staff have allowed SFL to constantly grow and expand while keeping the organizational structures as lean as possible.
The SFL team is passionate about liberty and making the world a freer place. SFL team members go the extra mile in order to make sure that more students around the world can benefit from our programs and resources.
Working for SFL is similar to working at a startup. We pride ourselves on fast growth, hard work, quick advancement to a high degree of responsibility and autonomy, embracing entrepreneurship within the organization, and a passion for liberty.
In addition to compensation, we are strongly dedicated to ensuring our staff have the ability to grow and reach their full potential. To this end, we invest in training and professional development opportunities.