Junior Programming Chair

Below is a description of the responsibilities of the Junior Programming Chair on the board of directors for YNPN Triangle NC. Applications to join the board open on Monday, August 17, 2020. Learn more and apply here

Responsible To:

Board of Directors (Chair) and Senior Programming Chair 


The Junior Programming Chair supports the YNPN Triangle NC’s strategic plan by creating programming that provides professional development and leadership training to young nonprofit professionals in the Triangle and fosters a culture of active engagement and inclusivity. 

The Junior Programming Chair will:

  • Support the Senior Programming Chair in the implementation and alignment of programming events to the overall strategic goals for the year 
  • Support fundraising volunteer activities and events
  • Coordinate with the Senior Programming Chair to execute monthly professional development and networking events based on YNPN Triangle NC’s Competency Model 
  • Delegate tasks to committee members and ensure established guidelines are being met
  • Ensure the programming committee members are adhering to budgetary goals for the current fiscal year 
  • Create and update tools to collect event details from event attendees 
  • Build relationships and partnerships with businesses and local organizations
  • Maintain and create web pages for all programming or volunteer events 
  • Support the organization through the annual Board Give/Get Campaign at a contribution level of $100 or more
  • Attend (if possible) all YNPN Triangle NC events, personally thanking special guests and serving as a spokesperson for the organization

Skills and Experience:

  • Experience planning events, including event program and logistics 
  • Familiarity with the Triangle Nonprofit sector preferred 
  • Attentive to detail
  • Project Management
  • Fundraising
  • Communications and Marketing
  • Event Planning
  • Collaboration and Teamwork
  • Facilitation skills
  • Time Management
  • Data Management
  • Volunteer Management 
  • Big-Picture thinking
  • Relationship-Building

Time Commitment:

10 - 20 hours per month for one year

This position transitions to the Senior Programming Chair for a second year


By the board and committee members, annually