Executive and Training Coordinator

TITLE: Executive & Training Coordinator 

EE0 STATUS: Full time, Exempt 

REPORTS TO: Chief Executive Officer & Director of Training and Evaluation 

About SHIFT NC: SHIFT NC (Sexual Health Initiatives For Teens) is leading North Carolina to improve adolescent and young adult sexual health. After 30 years of success in adolescent pregnancy prevention, we have expanded our scope to include adolescent pregnancy, HIV and STIs, sexuality, healthy development, relationships, and access to care. 

SHIFT NC offers equal opportunity to and prohibits the discrimination against or harassment of anyone based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, political affiliation, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, handicapping condition, or other reasons prohibited by law (referred to as "protected status"). This nondiscrimination and opportunity policy extends to employment, use of all company facilities, membership, board service and leadership, volunteerism, participation in any of the organizations programs or services and all employment actions such as promotions, compensation, benefits and termination of employment. 

SHIFT NC is committed to building a culturally diverse team and strongly encourages applications from candidates with all lived experiences and backgrounds. 

Primary Purpose of Position: The Executive & Training Coordinator provides high-level administrative and managerial support to the organization’s CEO, primarily as a coordinator for and liaison to the board of directors which involves scheduling and preparing materials for board meetings. Additionally, this position provides logistical support for SHIFT NC Fee-For-Service (FFS) & Teen Pregnancy Prevention Initiative (TPPI)-funded trainings to ensure that these trainings are delivered professionally and with high quality. 

This is a hybrid role comprising approximately 50% administrative support, 50% training coordination for fee-for-service program and the Teen Pregnancy Prevention Initiative (TPPI) program. The two key components to this role are: 

  • Provide administrative and managerial support to the CEO and board of directors. 
  • Assume Training Coordinator responsibilities for Training and Consulting Services functions, specifically FFS trainings, and support for trainings related to the Teen Pregnancy Prevention Initiative (TPPI) program. Training Coordinator responsibilities include support of assigned projects and initiatives as directed by the Director of Training and Evaluation. 


Core Responsibilities: 

Executive Coordinator: [Approximately 50% of time] 

  • Support quarterly board meetings, including scheduling, use of technology, preparation of materials, arranging catering, and arranging off-site locations as necessary. 
  • Re-establish and then maintain board portal with up to date documents. 
  • Support board recruitment efforts, including research, scheduling meetings, timeline and pipeline management. 
  • Plan some large non-board meetings by compiling agendas, coordinating logistics and materials, inviting guests, and taking notes. 
  • Plan and execute the annual state of adolescent health forum each spring. 
  • Coordinate staff meetings and events, whether on- or off-site. 
  • Commitment to working as part of a team to achieve group goals. 
  • Actively participates in collaborative efforts while demonstrating respect for colleagues. 
  • Assists with other tasks and projects as assigned. 
  • Identifies and proposes opportunities to provide additional support in alignment with needs and personal skills and talents. 

 Training Coordinator: [Approximately 50% of time] 

  • Coordinates logistics for SHIFT NC FFS & TPPI trainings, including ordering lunch, ordering training supplies, managing participant registration and evaluation processes, room set-up and break down, and other relevant tasks. 
  • Works with the Director of Training and Evaluation to market SHIFT NC’s FFS & TPPI training opportunities to existing and new partners, including exhibiting at conferences and other outreach opportunities. 
  • Works with Director of Training and Evaluation to create trainings/webinars as needed. 
  • Collects, monitors, and analyzes data on the use, results, and impact of SHIFT NC’s training and consulting services. 
  • Stays up to date on adolescent sexual health topics and trends. 
  • Assists with other tasks and projects as assigned, including participating in ad-hoc working groups that support the organization’s strategic plan. 
  • Works evenings and weekends as necessary; travels as necessary. 

 Core Competencies: 

  • High organizational skills to be able to accomplish day-to-day tasks and long-term goals and to identify needs appropriate to the role and fill them. 
  • Ability to communicate with strong oral skills in an easily-understood and tactful manner to multiple audiences. 
  • Demonstrated editing and writing and ability to distill messages and communicate clearly in writing to multiple audiences. 
  • Remarkable attention to detail, and appreciation for the big picture. 
  • Ability to work with people from all backgrounds and with varying skill sets. 
  • Creativity and innovation to solve problems and overcome challenges. 
  • Good reasoning abilities and sound judgment. 
  • Commitment to maintain absolute confidentiality of meetings and documents. 
  • Able to manage multiple tasks concurrently and organize and prioritize work. 
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook. 
  • Committed to equity, inclusion, and social justice in driving team and organizational results. 


  • Experience developing and delivering training for adult learners based on best practices. 
  • Experience with online learning platforms 


  • College degree or equivalent experience preferred 
  • 3+ years of experience providing high-level, administrative support to senior management. 
  • 2+ years of experience in teen pregnancy prevention, sexual health, or related field. 
  • Ability to communicate with strong written and oral skills in an easily-understood and tactful manner to multiple audiences. 
  • Skilled at making presentations to small and large audiences. 
  • Welcomes, recognizes, and appreciates others’ suggestions, points of view, and contributions while working to create a work environment that is inclusive and collaborative. 
  • Actively participates in collaborative efforts while demonstrating respect for colleagues. 
  • Commitment to equity, inclusion, and social justice in driving team and organizational results. 

SHIFT NC values the work our employees provide to our communities. To show our appreciation, in addition to compensation, we 100% pay for the employee’s portion of their health insurance premium. In addition, we offer a health savings account, dental, and life insurance. We provide access to a Simple IRA as well as vacation, holiday and sick days. Please read here for more about our values and points of unity: 


SALARY: $45,000 - $49,000 Commensurate with experience 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please submit resume and a cover letter detailing how your qualifications align with our needs via email to by 5:00 PM on November 12, 2019.