CARA Program Manager
The Chicago Area Runners Association, CARA, is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization committed to serving and advocating for the local running community. We are Chicagoland’s running club, providing accessible opportunities for all runners to train, race, learn, be social and volunteer.
With a growing membership exceeding 10,000, CARA is the nation’s third-largest running club. CARA offers a wide range of programming and events, totaling over 1,300 dates per year.
General: This role reports directly to the Executive Director. The position will be based out of CARA’s office in Chicago’s Pilsen neighborhood. This is a full-time salaried position ($45,000) and includes CARA’s standard benefit package which includes health and dental insurance. CARA offers its staff an opportunity for a flexible work schedule. Due to the nature and timing of running events this person should expect to regularly work outside of standard business hours, including mornings, evenings and/or weekends.
To apply, e-mail cover letter, resume, and list of three references to firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls or in-person delivery of applications please. Cover letter should reflect your passion for and understanding of the role.