The Operations and Project Management Specialist will work the Director of Research Operations to provide operational support for research activities across the Consortium, as well as project management support for individual projects. They will assist the Director of Research Operations with designing and maintaining core operational practices, managing compliance records, and developing and organizing resources for researchers. The ideal candidate should maintain a high attention to detail, be comfortable proactively communicating with colleagues, including superiors, to ensure project deadlines are being met, and have a high degree of self-motivation and self-initiative. The position requires someone who is able to handle multiple concurrent tasks and projects and work in a highly collaborative environment. The successful candidate will have a commitment to urban education, be deeply curious, and be willing to learn new skills and topics.