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 Description

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 Description

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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Development and Grants Manager

 

Company Description

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 Description

ANY is currently seeking a highly motivated and energetic Development and Grants Manager with a passion for mentorship and youth development. This is an exciting, full-time opportunity to help shape the fundraising strategy of a rapidly growing, national nonprofit organization. The Development and Grants Manager will be responsible for ANY’s national grants calendar, developing key relationships with funders across the country. ANY’s institutional funding portfolio comprises private foundations and corporate funders and we leverage a holistic approach to partnerships.

The Development and Grants Manager will work with the development team to ensure that we achieve our fundraising goals by enhancing existing strategies, contributing to a long-term fund development and communications plan and supporting relationships with the funding community to create a strong support base for our organization. The Development and Grants Manager reports directly to the Director of Development and Communications and will work closely with the Chief Development Officer and other senior staff to increase the impact of our work.

Key Responsibilities

Grants Management

Other Responsibilities

Qualifications

To Apply:

Please submit a cover letter and resume to jobs@americaneedsyou.org (subject line: Development and Grants Manager – 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 Description

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 internships@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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