Careers

America Needs You is looking for dynamic professionals to join our vibrant, growing and entrepreneurial organization. We are currently hiring for the following positions:

 

 


Chief Development Officer


Company Information

America Needs You (ANY) fights for economic mobility for ambitious, first-generation college students. We do this by providing transformative mentorship and intensive career development. ANY operates in New York, New Jersey, Illinois and California. Visit www.americaneedsyou.org to learn more.

Position Overview

The Chief Development Officer (CDO) will design, lead and implement a sustainable fundraising strategy to increase ANY’s philanthropic revenue from a diverse portfolio of sources ($3M+ budget).  The CDO will achieve this goal by enhancing existing strategies and developing new, innovative approaches to create a strong support base for ANY.  As a member of Senior Staff, the CDO will provide leadership on overall organizational strategy, including setting annual organizational priorities.  The CDO is also responsible for the ongoing development, refinement and scaling of ANY’s national communications plan and will guide the strategy for all communications, website, public relations messages and collateral to consistently and effectively represent the ANY brand and articulate ANY’s mission. The CDO works directly with local Executive Directors on development and communications strategies and ensures that the local teams are equipped with the tools, resources and insights to meet its goals. The CDO reports directly to the CEO.

Responsibilities

Fundraising

Leadership

Board Management and Reporting

Systems

Communications

Other

Skills and Qualifications

To Apply

Please submit a cover letter and a resume to jobs@americaneedsyou.org (subject line: CDO – Last_Name, First_Name). Please note that your application will not be considered without a cover letter. No phone calls please.

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New York Internship and Alumni Coordinator


Company Information

America Needs You fights for economic mobility for ambitious, first-generation college students. We do this by providing transformative mentorship and intensive career development. ANY operates in New York, New Jersey, Illinois and California. Visit www.americaneedsyou.org to learn more information.

Position Overview

The New York team is responsible for designing, developing, and delivering curricula for 28 workshops per year, along with providing case management support for 200 Fellows and recruiting a new class of 100 each year. Fellows are required to complete two internships during the course of the program, and the Coordinator will work closely with the New York Team to provide vital internship support services to help Fellows meet this requirement. The Internship and Alumni Coordinator will also support recent alumni (within two years of college graduation) with their job hunts, help plan and run alumni activities, both social and professional, and track alumni information. The ideal candidate will display meticulous attention to detail, be highly organized, and have strong professional communication skills. He or she should enjoy multi-tasking in a fast-paced and collaborative team environment, working with technology, and interacting closely with Fellows. This position is ideal for candidates who want to develop human resources and recruiting experience in the social sector.

Responsibilities 

Skills and Qualifications

To Apply

Please submit a cover letter and resume to jobs@americaneedsyou.org (subject line: Internship and Alumni Coordinator – Last_Name, First_Name). Please note that your application will not be considered without a cover letter. No phone calls please.

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Illinois Program Coordinator


Company Information

America Needs You (ANY) fights for economic mobility for ambitious, first-generation college students. We do this by providing transformative mentorship and intensive career development. ANY operates in New York, New Jersey, and Illinois. America Needs You – Illinois (ANY-IL) was launched in 2015 and currently serves over 100 first-generation college students a year. Visit www.americaneedsyou.org to learn more.

Position Overview

ANY-IL has ambitious growth plans to triple the number of Fellows (ambitious, first-generation college students) served over the next three years. The Illinois Program Coordinator will be an important part of this growth and will serve as the main point of contact with one class of Fellows and Mentor Coaches (accomplished young professionals). You will provide holistic support to Fellows, including counseling Fellows through personal, academic, and professional challenges and helping them source and secure internships. The ideal candidate will have experience providing case management or academic/career advisement to college-aged students, will be highly-organized, and enjoy public speaking, multi-tasking and team collaboration.

The Illinois team delivers 28 professional development workshops per year in the Chicago area to two classes of 50 Fellows and their Mentor Coaches. The local site works with national staff on curriculum design and development, provides holistic support to Fellows and recruits a new class of Fellows and Mentor Coaches each year.

The Illinois Program Coordinator will report to the Illinois Program Manager and work closely with another Illinois Program Coordinator and the Illinois Executive Director.

Responsibilities

Qualifications

To Apply

Please submit a cover letter and resume to jobs@americaneedsyou.org (subject line: Program Coordinator – Last_Name, First_Name). Please note that your application will not be considered without a cover letter. No phone calls please.

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New York Program Intern – Fall 2017

Company Information

America Needs You (ANY) fights for economic mobility for first generation, ambitious college students. We do this by providing intensive career development and transformative mentorship to enable students to realize their academic and career aspirations. ANY operates in New York, New Jersey, Illinois, and California. Visit www.americaneedsyou.org to learn more information.

Our New York Program team is looking for an entrepreneurial, dynamic Intern who is excited about working in a fast-paced and fun nonprofit environment. The New York Program team is responsible for designing, developing, and delivering curricula for 28 workshops per year, along with providing case management support for 200 Fellows and recruiting a new class of 100 each year. Program Interns provide support to team members, specifically focusing on Fellow recruitment, event logistics, as well as data management and analysis. The ideal candidate will be detail-oriented, have strong written and verbal communication skills, will be highly-organized, enjoys managing multiple projects, and team collaboration. This is an unpaid internship, eligible for academic credit.

Responsibilities

Skills and Qualifications:

To Apply:

Please submit a cover letter and resume to jobs@americaneedsyou.org (subject line: New York Program Intern Fall 2017 – Last_Name, First_Name). Please note that your application will not be considered without a cover letter. No phone calls please.

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