Program Associate Resume Sample

Updated August 3, 2017

It is unfortunate that most resumes are not as interesting as they should be.

The problem is that job seekers tend to throw information into a resume and not really structure it.


You might obtain better results if you structure your Program Associate resume a little like this:





Program Associate Resume Example



Luke Evans

883 Pioneer Triangle, Macedonia, IA 51487
(000) 999-8545
leva @ email . com


Performance Profile
Reflective, reliable and competent program associate, with strong critical thinking and analytic abilities. Highly experienced in providing support in implementing global strategies for each assigned program module.

• Talented in supporting the preparation of project strategies and work plans, along with handling implementation and monitoring work
• Ability to provide support to assigned projects’ institutional capacity building initiatives
• Competent in collecting, analyzing and presenting information for identification of areas for program formulation
• Proficient in coordinating the timely submission of technical reports, and assisting with charts and graphs

Professional Skills

✓ Materials Development ✓ Research ✓ Program Development
✓ Marketing and Outreach ✓ Strategy Development ✓ Community Liaison
✓ Grants Obtainment ✓ Action Plans Initiation ✓ Budget Revisions
✓ Resource Mobilization ✓ Data Analysis ✓ Records Maintenance


Selected Accomplishments
• Successfully led 5 projects to fruition, within provided deadlines, despite the obvious complications in all 5 of them.
• Developed a large pack of resource materials for a complex project module.
• Increased the probability of obtaining grants from international sources by 55%, owing to implementation of exceptionally well-placed strategies.
• Proved to be invaluable during the development of project action plans, owing to sound input and suggestions provided.


Program Associate
WestEd, Macedonia, IA | 6/2010 – Present
• Gather, organize and analyze information from a variety of sources, for assigned program modules
• Coordinate activities between field staff members and headquarters to implement program activities and to collect information
• Assist in the planning and execution of events related to assigned programs and modules
• Support grant portfolio strategies, administration and grantee relationship management
• Provide assistance in strategy development and implementation, and developing work plans
• Provide administrative support to each project, and support communication between projects and departments
• Facilitate program stakeholder consultative processes and gather data feeding into the preparation of strategies
• Create and maintain administrative records such as time sheets, attendance logs and travel documents

Program Assistant
IREX, Macedonia, IA| 2/2009 – 5/2010
• Provided assistance by performing research work on specifically assigned issues, and developing corresponding reports
• Assisted in the creation and tracking of contracts and sub-grants, and inter-office agreements related to assigned projects
• Updated project tracking databases on a regular basis, based on instructions provided by the supervisor
• Planned the logistics and details of domestic and international meetings and events
• Supported project teams in making arrangements for project-related travelling

Macedonia Business School, Macedonia, IA – 2009
Bachelor of Business Administration