Purpose.com, a ground-breaking social enterprise that builds social movements to address major global challenges, is seeking a Special Assistant to CEO Jeremy Heimans. The Special Assistant will be a key aide and work directly with the CEO to support his core activities, which include setting Purposeï¿½s strategic direction, overseeing major projects and initiatives, developing new partnerships and projects, external relations and public engagements
posted by Nathan T. Pinsley 07 | updated April 25, 2011
New York Political Analyst and Campaigner
You wonï¿½t have heard of us but Crisis Action is at the forefront of global advocacy. We work behind the scenes to create and support strategic coalitions to avert unnecessary conflicts and ensure the protection of civilians where conflict exists. Sudan or Palestine, Burma or Congo, youï¿½ll be on the front line of global advocacy.
posted by Miranda Johnson '97 | updated January 26, 2010
Various organizing positions - Avaaz (various locations)
Avaaz.org is a new global web movement with a simple democratic mission: to close the gap between the world we have, and the world most people everywhere want. Avaaz is hiring 2 Campaign Directors, a Chief Operating Officer/Operations Director, and Campaigners.
posted by Miranda Johnson '97 | updated January 26, 2010
Public Allies Teacher Fellowship -- Eagle Rock School, Estes Park, CO
The Public Allies Fellowship Program at the nationally recognized Eagle Rock School and Professional Development Center is currently seeking emerging educators from diverse backgrounds, beliefs, and experiences. The Public Allies Fellowship is an opportunity made available to twelve individuals who are passionate about education, youth development, and working with 15 - 21 year old students from diverse backgrounds across America who have not found success in conventional school settings.
posted by Miranda Johnson '97 | updated January 23, 2010
Director of Development and Director of Investor Programs at Ceres Inc.
Ceres is looking for candidates for two senior level positions. Please check http://www.ceres.org/Page.aspx?pid=417 for job descriptions for the positions of Director of Development and Director of Investor Programs. Job descriptions are also listed below.
Ceres is a national coalition of investors, public pension trustees, foundations, labor unions, and environmental, religious and public interest groups, dedicated to advancing more sustainable business practices and corporate accountability. Ceres' mission is to move businesses, capital, and markets to advance lasting prosperity by valuing the health of the planet and its people.
Director of Development : Ceres is seeking a Director of Development to lead the fundraising efforts of a fast-paced, not-for-profit, organization with a $5+ million budget, approximately $3 million of which comes from philanthropic sources. This is an exceptional opportunity for an experienced fundraising professional to build on Ceresï¿½ solid achievements in foundation giving, as well as to dramatically expand the individual giving program, government, and corporate programs.
The Director of Development will report to, and work closely with, Ceresï¿½ president. S/he will lead and supervise the efforts of a six-person team of varied experience including three foundation staff, two individual giving staff, and one cross-team, communications staffer. The Director will also work closely with program staff to develop programs that advance Ceresï¿½ mission.
Director of Investor Programs: Ceres is seeking a Director of Investor Programs to lead Ceresï¿½ work with institutional investors and asset managers on climate change and other sustainability issues. The Investor Programs is a priority program of our organization. This position will provide direction and oversight to the current program staff and focus on building the Investor Network on Climate Risk (INCR). INCR is a project of Ceres with more than 80 institutional investors with over $7 trillion in assets.
The Director of Investor Programs will lead and supervise the efforts of a seven-person team of varied experience including two individuals who work remotely from home offices in other states. The Director will serve as a member of Ceresï¿½ senior management team. S/he will collaborate with all Ceres staff to build INCR and assure the effectiveness of all Investor Programs activities.
For more details please visit the website http://www.ceres.org/Page.aspx?pid=417
posted by Brinda Sen Tu09 | posted October 16, 2009 | updated October 15, 2009 | contact poster
School Programs Coordinator - El Museo del Bario (NYC)
El Museo del Barrio seeks a highly motivated individual with excellent organizational and interpersonal skills to administer and coordinate K-12 school programs, including school partnerships, after-school programs, and three part programs on-site and off-site.
posted by Miranda Johnson '97 | updated August 23, 2009
Outreach Specialist/Trainer & Adminsitrative Assistant positions - Advocates for Children of New York (New York, NY)
Advocates for Children of New York (AFC), a not-for-profit organization with a mission of ensuring that New York Cityï¿½s most disadvantaged children have access to quality public education, seeks an experienced Outreach Specialist/Trainer to improve schoolsï¿½ and social service providersï¿½ awareness about the rights of students who are homeless as a part of the New York State Technical and Education Assistance Center for Homeless Students (NYS-TEACHS). The organization also seeks a motivated individual to serve as an Administrative Assistant with the New York State Technical and Education Assistance Center for Homeless Students (NYS-TEACHS).
posted by Miranda Johnson '97 | updated July 23, 2009
Ceres - Development Associate
Ceres is looking for a Development Associate for their Foundations work. The individual should have strong writing skills, an interest in the environment, and an interest in Development (fundraising) activities.
posted by Karsten A. Barde 04 | updated May 5, 2009
Policy Analyst for MassBudget (graduate-level)
Great job at a leading policy analysis firm in MA. MassBudget provides independent research and analysis of state budget and tax policies, as well as economic issues. MassBudget pays particular attention to how the state budget and economy affect low- and moderate-income people in Massachusetts. Seeking a Budget and Policy Analyst with strong quantitative and analytic skills and the ability to communicate information effectively to diverse audiences.
posted by Karsten A. Barde 04 | updated April 20, 2009
JustMeans seeking bloggers / editorial board members
JustMeans (www.justmeans.com) is expanding its Editorial Advisory Board. This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of growing the leading platform in the social responsibility marketspace.
posted by Karsten A. Barde 04 | updated April 10, 2009
StartingBloc - Executive Director
StartingBloc is currently seeking a talented and dynamic new Executive Director to lead a small and highly mission-driven organization into its next phase of growth and to ensure StartingBloc's continued and sustainable recognition as a leader in the fields of social innovation, social entrepreneurship, cross-sector partnerships, and sustainability.
posted by Karsten A. Barde 04 | updated April 7, 2009
Eagle Rock School (Estes Park, CO) - Public Allies Fellow
The Public Allies fellowship program at Eagle Rock School and Professional Development Center supports new ways of leading that are right for the times and right for a unique student population. The Fellowship Program provides twelve individuals with an advanced yearlong service and leadership development program focused on education and youth development at the nationally recognized Eagle Rock School and Professional Development Center located in Estes Park, Colorado.
posted by Miranda Johnson '97 | updated February 17, 2009