Director of Persistence

Louisiana, United States
$62,000.00 - $67,000.00
Apr 02, 2021
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

The director of persistence is a seasoned pro and leadership team member who will drive the strategic growth of BRYC’s college retention and alumni employment support services.

  • Building and executing a strategic plan: Crafting and investing direct reports in a growth vision, and building the systems and other infrastructural elements required to carry out that vision
  • Leading a team: Supporting a team of talented persistence managers so they are effective in their roles and developing professionally
  • Forming Partnerships: Building formal partnerships with colleges to amplify our support of the students we share
    Strengthening Student relations: Being every bit as effective as the persistence managers who report to you at building relationships with and supporting college students
    Being a dedicated Community Advocate: Supporting a multi-grade cohort of high school Fellows and leading dialogues on socioemotional topics


    Education: Bachelor’s min. Management: 2 yrs min. Higher Ed Experience : 2 yrs min.

Skills & Qualities

    Strategic planning Management Partnership building College student support Navigating higher ed Ethic: whatever it takes Spirit: entrepreneurial Heart: compassionate

Compensation & Benefits

    Insurance: 75% health; 100% vision, dental, life, disability 403(b) w/ matching Vacation: 128 hrs. paid Caregiver Leave: 12 wks PD: min. $500 stipend Relocation assistance Vibe: loving, rigorous Dress: relaxed Remote work flexibility, but should be Baton Rouge-based