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6 Apr 2022

Full-Time Bay Area Program Manager

The Phoenix – Sober Active Community – Posted by ATrujillo San Francisco, California, United States

Job Description

You have experience with strategic oversight of program build-outs and a talent for developing community and business partnerships. The Bay Area is where you call home, and you have a deep understanding of local needs and resources. You’re passionate about recovery from substance use disorder and believe in the power of community. You care about helping to reduce the stigmas around living sober. If this sounds like you, keep reading.

This position will focus on building community by leveraging staff, partnerships, and volunteers. The ideal candidate will have talent management experience, an entrepreneurial mindset, and the savvy to initiate and execute growth opportunities with a significant degree of autonomy. If you’re excited about working in a dynamic, creative, and fast-paced environment that promotes personal and professional growth, we want to talk to you!



  • With support from regional and national staff, significantly expand our sober active community in the Bay Area, with an emphasis on San Francisco and East Bay
  • Engage in frequent stakeholder communications, initiating and maintaining partnerships with recovery-focused and other relevant local organizations
  • Supervise local staff
  • Oversee general daily administrative needs and tasks of the Bay Area chapter and monitor program standards
  • Build a strong base of volunteers who will lead the majority of Phoenix events
  • Lead presentations for outreach and partnership development
  • Facilitate events (fitness, boxing, socials, etc.) as needed in a safe, supportive and nurturing environment
  • Assist with the online presence of the chapter
  • Engage in face-to-face relationship building 50% and work evenings and weekends as needed
  • Complete other duties as assigned



  • 3+ years of relevant work or volunteer experience (partnership, volunteer, or program management, leadership, etc.)
  • Program management and supervisory experience
  • Excellent community relation skills and willingness to initiate introductions with potential partners
  • Ability to facilitate events and presentations
  • Proficiency with tech platforms including Salesforce, Microsoft Office, and Asana
  • Comfort with managing up and communicating ideas and recommendations clearly and convincingly



We welcome all great applicants to apply even if you don’t have all these preferred attributes

  • Lived experience as a peer in recovery
  • Familiarity with budgets
  • Fitness background
  • Fluency in Spanish
  • Fundraising or sales background
  • Bachelor’s degree



  • 403(b) retirement plan with 4% match
  • Paid time off (vacation/sick days/skill enhancement days)
  • Medical, dental, and vision plans



The Phoenix’s mission is to build a sober active community that fuels resilience and harnesses the transformational power of connection so that together we rise, recover, and live. Through activities such as CrossFit, climbing, hiking, yoga, boxing, and meditation, participants build confidence, self-respect, and community. The Phoenix offers free programs for anyone with 48 hours of sobriety, operating in 108 counties across 36 states and for people around the globe virtually. Since 2006, we have served 77,669 individuals.

At The Phoenix, we welcome people from all backgrounds and strive to create a healing-centered environment that allows everyone to bring their authentic selves to the workplace. We seek to create a workplace environment that accurately reflects the diverse communities we serve. We understand that voices of varied experiences and perspectives are central to our mission and our impact. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender expression, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status.

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.


How to Apply

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.

Job Categories: Equal Opportunities. Job Types: Full-Time.

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