As part of the GIIN’s mission to accelerate the scale and effectiveness of impact investing, we publish job openings from members of the GIIN Investors’ Council and other impact investing leaders.

Senior Associate

at Good Capital Project in New York

About the Job

We are seeking a Senior Associate to work across the multiple GCP initiatives, reporting to the Managing Director of Good Capital Project. This position will provide operational support to the business expansion, and partnership building efforts of Good Capital Project.
Candidates should have experience in client services, operations, or project management. Candidates should have interest in the fast-evolving field of impact investing and be curious about the potential for market-driven impact across all sectors of social and environmental change. Strong candidates will have an existing understanding of the landscape of asset owners, asset managers, intermediaries, and philanthropies that are building the social capital markets.
Responsibilities
Actively research the fast growing sustainable investing landscape. Synthesize research into strategy and business growth recommendations.
Interface with internal and external stakeholders to ensure execution of event planning, content development, and other project plans.
Work closely with the Managing Director to develop multi-sector partnerships for the firm.
Provide information for management by preparing short-term and long-term reports and trends analyses.
Manage operational systems – project management, database management, CRM, event ticketing platforms.
On-boarding new clients, and partners.
Identify opportunities for improvements to current processes and designing improved workflows.

Qualifications

Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree required.
2-5 years’ experience in operations management or client servicing.
Interest in social impact and impact investing.
Effective communication skills, both written and verbal.
Results-oriented, attention to detail, and good time management skills.
A generalist with a demonstrated ability to multitask.
Be prepared to work in a high-growth, start-up organization that requires higher than average self-motivation, tenacity, and hustle.

This is a full-time, salaried role with benefits based in New York City. Interested candidates
should send a resume and cover letter to HR@goodcapitalproject.com by February 24, 2019.

To apply

Send resume and cover letter to HR@goodcapitalproject.com by February 24, 2019.

Good Capital Project

Good Capital Project (GCP) is a collaboration to drive more capital towards purpose – driven investments. Good Capital Project is growing the marketplace for sustainable investments through a number of initiatives that connect the current and next generation of asset owners, asset managers, and financial intermediaries to impact investment opportunities across regions, themes, and asset classes.

Total Impact Conference Series

Total Impact is a multi-city convening series providing advisors and investors the tools and insights to integrate impact across asset classes. Across cities, Total Impact will partner with the leading local investment and philanthropy networks to focus on place-based investment opportunities that are positively affecting communities, creating livelihoods, and addressing inequality.

Learn more at www.totalimpactconference.com

Total Impact Portfolio Challenge

Total Impact Portfolio Challenge is a collaboration between Wharton Social Impact Initiative and Good Capital Project. Total Impact Portfolio Challenge is designed to inspire the next generation of at-scale capital mobilization to address the world’s critical challenges. The Challenge will provide aspiring wealth managers, portfolio managers, and investment advisors an on-ramp into portfolio construction with an impact lens across asset classes, and the risk-return spectrum.

Learn more at www.totalimpactportfoliochallenge.com

Blended Finance Program

GCP will curate and convene thought leadership, and develop multi-stakeholder partnerships to facilitate and accelerate the flow of private capital towards the realization of the 2030 Global Goals in emerging, and frontier markets.