Maher & Maher - Investment Advisors for Talent Development.

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Program Manager/Senior Consultant – Industry Engagement, Apprenticeship, and Work-Based Learning

Maher & Maher is at the forefront of efforts to expand apprenticeship across the country, working with agencies at the federal, state, and local levels.  Maher & Maher is looking to expand its team of professionals working on apprenticeship and work-based learning projects by filling multiple new positions including a Program Manager or Senior Consultant position.  

The individual selected for this position will be part of a team working on a national, large-scale project focused on industry engagement around apprenticeship and work-based learning.  This position will have a wide-range of responsibilities, such as developing industry engagement strategies; working with multiple partners and stakeholders; training on apprenticeship, work-based learning, and business engagement; and developing technical assistance and resource materials.  At the core of Maher’s work is a commitment to fostering and maintaining strong client relationships and ensuring high-quality products and services are delivered on time. 


·         At least 10 years of related professional experience.  Additional years of professional experience is desired.

·         Demonstrated industry knowledge and experience, such as experience with business engagement or industry associations.

·         Demonstrated understanding of apprenticeship programs and/or work-based learning programs in the private sector.

·         Demonstrated experience managing complex projects and teams.

·         Previous experience with technical assistance and training activities.

·         Previous consulting experience preferred, but not required.


·         Excellent communication skills (oral and written) with ability to express complex ideas clearly.

·         Highly organized and detail oriented, with strong analytical capabilities.

·         A self-starter with the demonstrated ability to lead project activities.

·         Ability to manage work on multiple, concurrent projects.

·         Resourceful and capable in anticipating problems and effectively resolving challenges.

·         Ability to interact effectively with individuals at all organizational levels.

·         Capability to build and maintain strong client relationships, with a focus on customer satisfaction.

·         Ability to work effectively as a member of a diverse team.

·         Desire to learn new things and apply the latest trends and technologies to your work.


·         Bachelor’s degree required.  

·         Master’s degree in a related field (such as public administration, public policy, or business administration) is preferred.


·         Anywhere in the United States.


Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

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