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 Purpose�s 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 won�t 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, you�ll 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.
posted by Brinda Sen Tu09 | updated October 15, 2009
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 City�s most disadvantaged children have access to quality public education, seeks an experienced Outreach Specialist/Trainer to improve schools� and social service providers� 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.
� Analyzing state budget proposals as they move through the legislative process, paying particular attention to specific program areas, and tracking differences between the proposals. Tasks include contributing to MassBudget�s Budget Monitor, an analysis of budget and revenue proposals that is written for and distributed to a diverse audience of individuals and groups around the state. Analyst will also maintain current budget data that reflects changes due to supplemental budgets or mid-year cuts, and, track revenue collections and other fiscal developments.
� Researching and analyzing the distribution of ARRA funds (the federal stimulus) to Massachusetts and their effect on low- and moderate-income families
� Researching and writing reports that involve longer-term analyses of spending and revenue in the state budget including historical spending trends, tax policy and budget priorities, out-year budget projections, interstate comparisons, in-depth examinations of specific issues (e.g. TANF, local aid) and scrutiny of the budget process itself, including assessments of budget and revenue transparency.
� Maintaining MassBudget�s new on-line budget tool the Budget Browser, which allows users to compare state spending over time, and evaluate budget proposals.
� Providing education and training on budget and other state fiscal issues, including briefings and other presentations.
� Serving as a resource to answer questions from active citizens, coalitions, elected officials and journalists providing credible, timely information on budget and other state fiscal issues.
� Working with coalitions to educate their members about budget issues.
� Excellent quantitative and analytic skills: attention to detail and accuracy in data analysis; proficiency with Excel and other PC-based software for conducting quantitative analysis.
� Strong written and oral communication skills.
� Experience in policy analysis and a familiarity with budget issues and data sources.
� Ability to translate complex data into non-technical terms for a wide variety of audiences.
� Graduate degree in public policy or comparable experience.
Salary based on experience and includes health care, vacation, and pension plan. Please email resume and cover letter to Mary Tittmann at email@example.com and put �Policy Analyst� in the subject line. This position is open until filled.
posted by Karsten A. Barde 04 | posted April 21, 2009 | updated April 20, 2009 | contact poster
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