Bi-lingual Program Officer at Ohio Hispanic Coalition — Position Summary: A Program Officer (PO) serves as a member of the Ohio Hispanic Coalition (OHCO) Program Staff.

The PO is responsible for development, management and evaluation of a portion of the Coalition’s strategic and responsive grant making and other related program activities. Program Officers work closely with partner organizations, applicants and grantees to enhance program design, implementation, monitoring and improvement. Such relationship building requires exceptional interpersonal skills, supported by strong organizational and analytic talents. 

In addition to working successfully with individuals and single organizations, a Program Officer must be able to effectively manage group processes, high volume of office activities and coordination of program areas and contractors. Program Officers also contribute to the organization and its mission by serving as active participants in planning overall organization activities and working collaboratively with other staff and foundation leadership. 

PO will effectively communicate about and promote their area of expertise in the Coalition’s work in a variety of formats ranging from verbal presentations to written communications through traditional and new media outlets.

A Program Officer works under the supervision of the Executive Director and may delegate work to or coordinate with the Grants Manager, Program Associate, and Program Assistant for some tasks. Each PO works collaboratively as part of the OHCO team and exhibits attention to detail, a willingness to focus on multiple projects simultaneously.


More information, please contact: 

Josué Vicente

Executive Director

Ohio Hispanic Coalition

6161 Busch Blvd. Suite 311


Columbus, Ohio 43229

614-840-9934 (p)

614-840-9935 (f)

614-746-0611 (c)