Seeking Project Manager for the San Antonio River Foundation

The San Antonio River Foundation, established in 2003, is a private, non-profit foundation created to raise funds for the San Antonio River Improvements Project beyond those allocated by government agencies. The River Foundation works with leading artists, architects and scientists to create enhancements that complement the natural beauty of the river and fully engage the community with the river.

The San Antonio River Foundation has commissioned work for over a dozen large-scale public art projects by noted regional, national and international artists. These projects serve to enhance the San Antonio River Improvements Project (SARIP), a $358.3 million on-going investment by the City of San Antonio, Bexar County, San Antonio River Authority (SARA), the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) in flood control, amenities, ecosystem restoration and recreational improvements along 13 miles of the San Antonio River from Hildebrand Avenue south to Loop 410 South.

To learn more about the San Antonio River Foundation: http://www.sariverfoundation.org/

To learn more about the San Antonio River Improvements project: http://www.sanantonioriver.org/

Job Description:

The project manager reports directly to the Executive Director and works as a member of the River Foundation team. The project manager plays a pivotal role in the planning, development and implementation of active projects from inception through completion, ensuring the highest quality of work. This person also monitors the ongoing maintenance of existing projects and oversees requisite repairs and modifications.

 

Skills needed:  

                                     

Experience:               

Responsibilities include:

Project Development

Project Management

Collaboration

This project is unique and has multiple partners.  It is important that the Project Manager coordinate with the Project Team. The Project Manager works closely with all members of the team and serves as the Foundation representative. Project Management Team consists of but is not limited to:

Staff and Stakeholder Support

SARF Team

Compensation and Schedule:

This is a full-time, 40 hrs./week, position. Occasional after hours requirement for board meetings and special events. Transportation and valid driver’s license required.

The annual compensation is $49,000 - $59,000 based on experience. Includes health benefits, dental coverage, savings plan, paid vacation.

To apply:

Please send a brief cover letter and full resume to:

stuart.allen@sariverfoundation.org

or by mail to:

San Antonio River Foundation

attn: Stuart Allen

P. O. Box 830045

San Antonio, Texas

Questions?:

Email:stuart.allen@sariverfoundation.org, or estela.avery@sariverfoundation.org

Phone:(210) 224-2694

Address: 100 East Guenther, San Antonio, Texas 78204

Website: www.sariverfoundation.org