Business Development/Education Specialist

“At Strider, we love riding bikes and we love inspiring kids to ride.” This is the first sentence of our mission statement and we are 100% dedicated to inspiring kids to not only learn to ride, but to develop a lifelong love of riding. 

Now imagine a nation where every child is taught in school, along with reading, writing, and arithmetic, how to ride a bike. All Kids Bike®  is a national movement led by the Strider® Education Foundation to place Kindergarten PE Learn-To-Ride Programs into public schools for free, using donations from individuals, businesses, and organizations.

If you believe that riding a bicycle is a fundamental skill that changes lives, we want you to join our team!

Strider and the nonprofit Strider Education Foundation are looking for a Business Development Specialist to drive our grassroots and mid-level donor program.   This is a fast-paced, evolving position in a growing company and a newly formed nonprofit, with potential growth in responsibilities and roles. A willingness to perform various additional functions and to provide support for the team and mission is critical.  The ideal candidate must be capable of handling multiple tasks with competing priorities under minimal supervision.  Excellent organizational, verbal and written communication skills are necessary. 

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Strider Sports International, Inc., is the South Dakota-based company behind the industry-leading, Strider Balance Bike for toddlers and children.  Strider is a family-friendly workplace where the workdays fly by and the work itself feels like a grand adventure!

Strider values passionate people who believe their efforts will change the world for the better.

BEFORE taking action, re-read this ad and the job requirements to make sure it fits your skills and philosophy.  If you see yourself as a candidate submit your resume and cover letter by end of day June 14, 2019.

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