About the Job
The Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN) is looking to hire a Coordinator to support the Capital Mobilization team and especially the Faith-Based Investing work, with program administration, event management, and other activities.
This is a full-time, temporary position budgeted through March 31, 2022.
The Coordinator will report to the Manager of Faith-Based Investing. The GIIN has launched a network to support the eco-system of faith-based institutional investors interested in seeking positive and intentional impact with their assets. This hub will build deeper collaboration and synergies within the faith-based investing community.
The ideal candidate for the role must have strong organization skills, professional verbal and written communication skills, attention to detail and a passion for learning.
- Support communication and outreach for the Faith-Based Investors Hub, such as distributing & processing surveys, scheduling one on one and group calls, and note-taking/ meeting summaries
- Manage the faith-based email account, responding to inquiries and draft mass mailings
- Interface with Hub participants as requested by FBI Manager to support programming and organizational goals
- Track and update participant information and engagement data in Salesforce and in other formats as needed
- Provide project management support for the Faith-Based Investing workstream, including assisting with grant documentation and integrating this work into a project management system (i.e., Asana)
- Manage and update a directory of contacts and landscape map; provide current content for our website
- Set up and run the logistics for virtual convenings and webinars on RingCentral and GoToMeeting platforms
- Provide logistical support for activities and events, including invitations, venue and other vendor research, procurement and purchasing of supplies, etc.
- Produce participant materials for in-person and virtual convenings, such as attendee lists, sign-up sheets, nametags, participant packets, etc.
- Support post-event close-down, including surveying attendees, sending follow-up emails, and reconciling attendance reports
- Provide back-up operational support for events (in-person and virtual)
- Conduct desk research as needed to support content development
- Desk research for connecting with various faith-based investors, across geographies and theological beliefs; research on examples of field-building and change management successes.
- Additional responsibilities as needed, including scheduling calls and other support for the Manager of Faith-Based Investing
This is a program support position and plays a key role in ensuring the smooth execution of one of the core initiatives of our Capital Mobilization program. The GIIN is seeking candidates who are self-starters and energized about supporting a field-building organization dedicated to growing the impact investing market. This role offers an opportunity to support systemic change with the chance to work with leading faith based investors & networks who wish to magnify their impact. Applicants should be even-tempered with a high degree of professionalism, strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment. The Coordinator must also be highly responsible, collaborative, resourceful, and flexible. The ideal candidate is a proactive problem-solver who takes initiative to consistently perform to high standards. Experience working in a professional office environment is preferred.
- Bachelor’s degree, a focus in Religious Studies & History, Theology, or Divinity would be a benefit, but not required
- Work experience demonstrating exceptional administrative, organizational, and/or event planning abilities.
- Strong attention to detail, ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments, and juggle multiple tasks simultaneously
- Proactive communicator who identifies problems, communicates them, and takes initiative to solve them
- Strong written and verbal communication skills, and service orientation
- Experience with and/or aptitude for technology solutions and databases, such as Salesforce, RingCentral, MailChimp, etc.
- Working knowledge of computer software applications, such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint
- Team-orientation, with strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work both collaboratively and independently
- Interest or experience in impact investing and/or social and environmental issues
- Ability to work outside of normal business hours at times of peak project flow
- Personable, engaging presence with diplomacy, tact, and good humor
- Aligned in thought and action with GIIN’s values: https://thegiin.org/values-and-guiding-principles
Location: Full-time role in a flexible, entrepreneurial culture. Our team is currently working remotely through July 2021. We anticipate this position will be based in our New York, NY office once COVID-19 restrictions are lifted.
Compensation: Competitive compensation, commensurate with experience, with an excellent benefits package.
Email cover letter and CV to Human Resources at firstname.lastname@example.org by April 5th. State “Capital Mobilization Coordinator _ First Name Last Name” in the subject line of your email. Please indicate where you saw the job posting in your cover letter and include your salary requirements.
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis so we strongly encourage early applications. Selected candidates will be contacted for interviews.
No phone calls please. Only qualified candidates will be contacted. The GIIN is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN)
The Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to increasing the scale and effectiveness of impact investing around the world.
Impact investing is one of the most important social innovations of our time, and interest in it is exploding. The GIIN, now nearly ten years old and backed by leading funders such as The Rockefeller Foundation, Ford Foundation, USAID, the UK Department for International Development, Prudential, and J.P. Morgan, has a growing membership network of over 280 members in 41 countries. The GIIN works to mobilize a global network of leading financial institutions and others to dramatically increase the amount of capital being deployed effectively to social and environmental issues around the world. To learn more about the work we do and impact investing, please visit www.thegiin.org