Stand Together

Stand Together helps social entrepreneurs supercharge their efforts to help people improve their lives

 

Through our philanthropic community, we tackle some of the nation’s biggest challenges. Our efforts are led by the Stand Together Foundation, Americans for Prosperity, (including Concerned Veterans For America and The Libre Initiative) Charles Koch Foundation, and the Charles Koch Institute,

 

We seek to empower those dedicated to the betterment of themselves and others, starting with our team. We provide a unique work culture—one that that encourages people to think like entrepreneurs and problem solvers, embraces change, and values every person.

 

Sound like the type of environment that will allow you to pursue your passions?

 

If so, we hope you’ll review our current openings and apply to the opportunities that speak to your skills and passions. If you’re not sure which team or role is the best fit for you, that’s OK! Please feel free to connect with us and tell us more about you and your interests. We’re happy to see what opportunities might best align with your passions.

 

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Our philanthropic community is dedicated to breaking barriers that prevent people from reaching their full potential and improving their lives. Our vision is a health care system that helps more people have access to higher quality care at lower costs. In such a system, providers and patients engage in mutually beneficial exchange that drives innovation in the supply of medical products and services on a level comparable with more dynamic sectors. Providers compete for patients, who can choose the highest quality health care options at the lowest costs.   As Vice President of Health Care you will develop and cast vision for Stand Together’s health care priority initiative, driving collaboration with internal and external stakeholders to achieve these goals, especially in public policy. Come join the Stand Together philanthropic community as we foster a national conversation about these ideas, advancing academic research, applied public policy solutions, community driven programs, and business engagement. Are you up to the challenge? Apply now.   Your Responsibilities Include - Develop and refine Stand Together’s health care vision, increasing our community’s ability to respond in a timely and strategic way to new opportunities and threats - Supervise team of directors focused on issues within the portfolio and manage talent development - Collaborate with executive leadership at each of Stand Together’s organizations to identify and drive necessary integration with businesses across the Stand Together philanthropic community to execute strategies and achieve the goals and objectives - Connect internal and external partners to strategic plans, prioritized goals and objectives, and their connection to vision - Drive accountability and progress toward goals and objectives across a variety of teams; proactively problem-solve and remove barriers for individuals and teams - Seek and incorporate best-in-class knowledge about health care to identify highest leveraged opportunities e.g. partnerships, other support or collaboration - Foster new partnerships and manage relationships with external partners - Drive a vision for communications with all relevant parties, including media, Stand Together partners, and internal stakeholders - Drive a culture consistent with Market-Based Management® and our Guiding Principles   Knowledge and Skills You Bring to the Organization - 10+ years of experience leading and managing strategic projects, preferably focused issues specific to health care - 7+ years’ experience leading and supervising a team - Sound understanding of health care, including the role businesses, communities, education, and public policy can play in driving desirable change - Experience driving public policy strategy with proven outcomes - Entrepreneurial spirit and high sense of urgency balanced with strategic prioritization - Ability to drive a portfolio of projects to completion in a fast-paced environment - Demonstrated experience driving collaboration with internal and external stakeholders - Superior communication capabilities and organizational skills - Ability to adapt to changing circumstances   About Us     Stand Together helps social entrepreneurs supercharge their efforts to help people improve their lives. We connect them with passionate partners and the resources necessary to make a greater difference.    Through our philanthropic community, we tackle some of the nation's biggest challenges so that every person has the opportunity to realize their extraordinary potential.   Stand Together partners with people from diverse perspectives and backgrounds—including people in education, business, community non-profits, and public policy—to accomplish more together than any of us could on our own.   Our Values   Working at Stand Together is different from many other organizations. We have a relentless commitment to a culture based on a business philosophy called Market Based Management® (MBM®). Informed by the principles that allow a free and open society to flourish, MBM® prepares individuals to innovate, improve, and transform while fostering a healthy, growing organization that creates long-term value for its clients and supporters and fulfillment for its employees.    We believe that diversity in experiences, perspectives, knowledge and ideas fuels creativity, broadens knowledge, and helps drive success. That’s why we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer and strive to treat all employees and applicants with honesty, dignity, respect and sensitivity. We welcome all qualified applicants regardless of color, race, religion, religious creed, sex, gender or gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, ethnicity, ancestry, age, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy (including medical needs which may arise from pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), military and veteran status, genetic information, marital or familial status, political affiliation, or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances. 
ID
2020-4570
Organization
Stand Together
Category
Policy and Research
Location
US-VA-Arlington
Charles Koch Foundation is looking for an experienced development professional to work with a team of highly dynamic, fast-paced fundraisers to drive engagement in Post-Secondary Education philanthropy. This is an opportunity to put your development and strategic planning skills to a new role focusing on driving collaboration toward high value funding opportunities in the Post-Secondary Education  space throughout the United States.       Your Responsibilities Include - Serve as the key internal resource for Post Secondary Education funding opportunities through collaboration and knowledge sharing across internal and external teams - Work with organizational leaders to identify, develop, and promote compelling funding opportunities aligned with organizational vision and strategy - Coordinate with gift officers to share information, help set priorities, and equip them to speak effectively to donor partners about efforts and opportunities in this area, serving as their key strategic fundraising partner for Higher education - Develop and deploy strategies for priority higher education initiative utilizing high performance cross-functional teams and various internal fundraising capabilities to achieve annual and long-term funding goals - Drive the tracking and evaluating of fundraising trends in Post Secondary Education in order to build recommendations to improve processes     Knowledge and Skills You Bring to the Organization - 5+ years of related experience in fundraising including in development, advancement, or stewardship roles - Extensive knowledge of Moves Management or other donor cultivation techniques - Experience generating fundraising content and products - Demonstrated ability to manage and drive a portfolio of relationships - Exceptional customer focus skills and ability to anticipate needs - Superior written and verbal communication skills - High degree of initiative and ability to take an entrepreneurial approach - Strong attention to detail   Standout Candidates May Also Bring - Experience in Post Secondary education philanthropy     About Us   Everyone has the ability to learn, contribute, and succeed if they have the opportunity to do so.  The Charles Koch Institute and the Charles Koch Foundation advance ideas to help all people realize their potential, by challenging convention and eliminating barriers that stifle creativity and progress.    To realize that North Star, we support educational programs, research, and dialogue—working alongside hundreds of universities and nonprofit partners around the country.  All our work is guided by a commitment to unite with anyone to do right and identify new perspectives, to help people accomplish great things for themselves and others.   We believe that diversity in experiences, perspectives, knowledge and ideas fuels creativity, broadens knowledge, and helps drive success. That’s why we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer and strive to treat all employees and applicants with honesty, dignity, respect and sensitivity. We welcome all qualified applicants regardless of color, race, religion, religious creed, sex, gender or gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, ethnicity, ancestry, age, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy (including medical needs which may arise from pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), military and veteran status, genetic information, marital or familial status, political affiliation, or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances. #PM19
ID
2020-4562
Organization
Charles Koch Foundation
Category
Fundraising and Partnership Development
Location
US-VA-Arlington
Do you understand the power of bringing the right people together with the right ideas? Are you motivated by a strong desire to do good in the world? We’re glad you’re here. Stand Together builds mission-driven partnerships with individuals, companies, and foundations to drive change in education, communities, business, public policy, and politics that empowers people to improve their lives.  We are looking for colleagues committed to advancing our mission with energy, commitment, and passion for what they do.   The Director of Institutional Partnerships will build key relationships with institutions including: major financial institutions, wealth management firms, substantial family offices, and community foundations in order to create mutually beneficial partnerships that promote Stand Together’s vision and create new prospective donor channels.  This is a unique opportunity for a candidate with a demonstrated track record of building and managing institutional partnership programs, while simultaneously identifying creative opportunities to drive growth.  Entering a fast-paced and intentionally flexible organization, the Director of Institutional Partnerships will work with multiple internal groups and external institutional partners to design strategies that will drive long-term growth.     Your Responsibilities Include - Develop a comprehensive understanding of Stand Together’s vision, values, strategies, and internal teams - Build, manage, and scale mutually beneficial institutional partnerships that result in advocacy for Stand Together, referral programs, and new prospective donor channels - Build credibility and act independently to cultivate relationships that create value for our institutional partners and advance our vision - Liaise with internal teams and external partners to optimize opportunities for impact - Develop partnership evaluation measurements and maintain the quality of the portfolio - Plan and manage introductions to other key Stand Together partners   Knowledge and Skills You Bring to the Organization - 7+ years’ experience in a professional environment with 5+ years in institutional sales, partnerships, or program management - Experience managing high-value nonprofit or major financial institution partnership programs strongly preferred - Ability to drive multiple concurrent projects to completion and manage a complex portfolio of partner engagements - Demonstrated ability to implement a business development strategy or program from concept through successful execution - Adaptable to a highly flexible and continuously evolving environment - Proactive, entrepreneurial, and a high sense of urgency - Experience with CRM systems such as Salesforce highly preferred   About Us     Stand Together helps social entrepreneurs supercharge their efforts to help people improve their lives. We connect them with passionate partners and the resources necessary to make a greater difference.    Through our philanthropic community, we tackle some of the nation's biggest challenges so that every person has the opportunity to realize their extraordinary potential.   Stand Together partners with people from diverse perspectives and backgrounds—including people in education, business, community non-profits, and public policy—to accomplish more together than any of us could on our own.   Our Values   Working at Stand Together is different from many other organizations. We have a relentless commitment to a culture based on a business philosophy called Market Based Management® (MBM®). Informed by the principles that allow a free and open society to flourish, MBM® prepares individuals to innovate, improve, and transform while fostering a healthy, growing organization that creates long-term value for its clients and supporters and fulfillment for its employees.    We believe that diversity in experiences, perspectives, knowledge and ideas fuels creativity, broadens knowledge, and helps drive success. That’s why we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer and strive to treat all employees and applicants with honesty, dignity, respect and sensitivity. We welcome all qualified applicants regardless of color, race, religion, religious creed, sex, gender or gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, ethnicity, ancestry, age, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy (including medical needs which may arise from pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), military and veteran status, genetic information, marital or familial status, political affiliation, or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances. 
ID
2020-4553
Organization
Stand Together
Category
Fundraising and Partnership Development
Location
US-VA-Arlington
You are the person colleagues turn to when they are looking for data insights to drive action. You easily translate complex data into meaningful business insights. You thrive in piecing together data from multiple sources to understand the big picture. If this sounds like you, keep reading!   We are building our digital business analytics capability that will drive innovative initiatives that focus on reaching and engaging audiences to build movements of millions and growth of our strategic initiatives. On this team, you’ll contribute to strategies that educate, motivate, and mobilize people to join a growing community of social enterprises and leaders who are helping people improve reach their full potential.    As our Director, Digital Analytics, you will be responsible for building and managing our digital analytics function and reporting best practices. Day to day you’ll oversee a team and will also be hands-on in analyzing and identifying new opportunities from digital analytics and offline data sources (including web behavior, marketing initiatives, A/B testing, 3rd party/1st party data, and lift analysis). You will also manage the implementation and reporting of analytics across all products, platforms, and brands. In this role you will collaborate with and build strong relationships with strategists, product teams, and other internal leaders. Check out an example of this team’s work:   - Immediate Help During COVID-19 through our work on #GiveTogetherNow   - Immigration through our Common Ground initiative    Your Responsibilities Include - Use various analytics tools to track, report, and analyze website performance, social media performance, customer trends and visitor behavior - Design and create daily, weekly, monthly, yearly digital dashboards and KPI’s to help monitor performance for all key indicators - Proactively develop analysis such as segmentation and site analysis - Highlight observations and business context to deliver actionable recommendations to stakeholders, beyond basic reporting - Define business requirements, implement and test all data requirements to support accurate tagging implementation both for web analytics and marketing programs - Ensure process adherence and data standards are maintained for ongoing and accurate tracking - Participate in the design, set up, and evaluation of A/B and multivariate testing - Regularly present high-level summaries to key stakeholders - Assist on day-to-day operations of the customer insights team, prioritizing deliverables and balancing support for key stakeholders - Analyze and document the impact of online marketing tactics, site changes, events and other key drivers of performance - Staying apprised of industry trends, best practices and emerging technologies to drive ongoing improvements to available analytics   Knowledge and Skills You Bring to the Organization -  7+ years of extensive experience in implementing and using digital and web analytics tools - Experience in managing teams, with an emphasis on building, managing, and motivating high-performance teams - Experience with A/B and Multivariate testing required - Experience with tag management systems, debuggers, display advertising, email, SEM, social media, marketing automation, personalization, and attribution models - Experience in the analysis of online marketing, sales and website behavior - Ability to access, manipulate, analyze, trend and interpret data - Knowledge of online metrics and SEM/SEO - General knowledge of HTML/JavaScript, SQL or other query languages - Strong organizational, written communication and presentation skills   Standout Candidates May Also Bring - Bachelor's Degree in marketing, statistics, economics, or related field - Experience with Adobe SiteCatalyst, including tagging enhancements, and Google Analytics - Experience with data visualization tools: Tableau, Looker etc.   About Us     Stand Together helps social entrepreneurs supercharge their efforts to help people improve their lives. We connect them with passionate partners and the resources necessary to make a greater difference.    Through our philanthropic community, we tackle some of the nation's biggest challenges so that every person has the opportunity to realize their extraordinary potential.   Stand Together partners with people from diverse perspectives and backgrounds—including people in education, business, community non-profits, and public policy—to accomplish more together than any of us could on our own.   Our Values   Working at Stand Together is different from many other organizations. We have a relentless commitment to a culture based on a business philosophy called Market Based Management® (MBM®). Informed by the principles that allow a free and open society to flourish, MBM® prepares individuals to innovate, improve, and transform while fostering a healthy, growing organization that creates long-term value for its clients and supporters and fulfillment for its employees.    We believe that diversity in experiences, perspectives, knowledge and ideas fuels creativity, broadens knowledge, and helps drive success. That’s why we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer and strive to treat all employees and applicants with honesty, dignity, respect and sensitivity. We welcome all qualified applicants regardless of color, race, religion, religious creed, sex, gender or gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, ethnicity, ancestry, age, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy (including medical needs which may arise from pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), military and veteran status, genetic information, marital or familial status, political affiliation, or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances. #PM19
ID
2020-4547
Organization
Stand Together
Category
Communications and Marketing
Location
US-VA-Arlington
You believe ideas have the power to change the world and you are passionate about making sure the best ideas are part of the national conversation. You are known for cultivating strong relationships with journalists while also strategizing and executing comprehensive communications campaigns.   Are you looking for an opportunity that needs your expertise and experience to take an organization’s communications strategy to the next level? Then we hope to consider you for this leadership role on our communications and marketing team.   As a Communications Director we would count on you to develop integrated communications strategy that fosters a national conversation on some of the nation’s biggest challenges so that every person has the opportunity to realize their full potential. You would also be relied upon to develop and coach a team of driven professionals eager to grow their contribution.   This role will work directly  on our Economic Opportunity issue areas in close partnership with Americans for Prosperity, the grassroots policy organization within the Stand Together community.   Stand Together exists to empower those dedicated to the betterment of themselves and others. We believe that, with the right mindset and support, anyone can improve their life and meaningfully contribute to the lives of others.     Your Responsibilities Include - Supervise, develop, and work with the media team to develop and drive a communications and media placement strategy from conception to implementation for specific issue areas - Create powerful messages, storylines, and public relations - Monitor the overall effectiveness and results of these programs - Manage internal team and PR Agency partner relationships, as well as program budgets - Work with the communications team and teams across the organization to develop multifaceted plans and cultivate communications strategies - Increase awareness and brand recognition through various PR and media strategies - Coordinate and work with other members from the communications team in executing strategy, which includes digital, research, events, and partnerships - Prepare principals for media interviews to help ensure key messages are consistently conveyed - Develop strategies to pitch and place work in national, state and local news outlets - Cultivate relationships with key media outlets and reporters - Develop key messages and draft press releases, and other materials when required areas for improvement and develop systems and processes to proactively address issues   Knowledge and Skills You Bring to the Organization - 7+ years’ experience in communications, strategic media relations or public relations - Must be passionate about communications and media relations with finger on the pulse of the latest industry trends and can deliver measurable results - Must be a strategic thinker with experience conceiving and leveraging relationships - Demonstrated strength in building, managing, and motivating high-performance teams - Ability to build strong collaborative relationships with a diverse range of partners - Excellent communication skills and the proven ability to influence at multiple levels of the organization - Proven ability to think ahead, problem solve, engage proactively and take initiative - Strong process-minded planner who can determine deadlines, logistics and operational plans for multi-dimensional programs and events - Ability to shape and harness qualitative and quantitative research to drive good economic decision-making - Strong analytical skill set, capable of analyzing and reacting to results-oriented data - Excellent persuasive writing, editing and verbal communications skills, including presentation skills   About Us     Stand Together helps social entrepreneurs supercharge their efforts to help people improve their lives. We connect them with passionate partners and the resources necessary to make a greater difference.    Through our philanthropic community, we tackle some of the nation's biggest challenges so that every person has the opportunity to realize their extraordinary potential.   Stand Together partners with people from diverse perspectives and backgrounds—including people in education, business, community non-profits, and public policy—to accomplish more together than any of us could on our own.   Our Values   Working at Stand Together is different from many other organizations. We have a relentless commitment to a culture based on a business philosophy called Market Based Management® (MBM®). Informed by the principles that allow a free and open society to flourish, MBM® prepares individuals to innovate, improve, and transform while fostering a healthy, growing organization that creates long-term value for its clients and supporters and fulfillment for its employees.    We believe that diversity in experiences, perspectives, knowledge and ideas fuels creativity, broadens knowledge, and helps drive success. That’s why we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer and strive to treat all employees and applicants with honesty, dignity, respect and sensitivity. We welcome all qualified applicants regardless of color, race, religion, religious creed, sex, gender or gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, ethnicity, ancestry, age, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy (including medical needs which may arise from pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), military and veteran status, genetic information, marital or familial status, political affiliation, or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances. #PM19
ID
2020-4536
Organization
Stand Together Communications
Category
Communications and Marketing
Location
US-VA-Arlington
Do you wish people could disagree but still have civil conversations? Are you frustrated that government at all levels can’t seem to get anything done? Do you want to bring people in Nebraska together to solve problems and get lawmakers to take action? You have a passion for grassroots, issues that impact your community, and helping people improve their lives but have limited availability in this season of your life. If this sounds like you, Americans for Prosperity (AFP) and our part-time Grassroots Coordinator role could be a perfect fit!       Your Responsibilities Include - Support various grassroots organizing activities   - Work alongside and assist AFP activists and volunteers in phone banking, door-to-door canvassing, and neighborhood events related to state-based policy initiatives  - Work with the Grassroots Engagement Director and State Director to execute state and local educational rallies and other grassroots events, including, but not limited to, phone banking and door-to-door canvassing  - Help to build, maintain, and grow communities of AFP activists in coordination with the Grassroots Engagement Director and State Director - Work directly with state staff to drive special projects related to AFP priority initiatives  - Help with logistics relating to canvassing literature and materials    Knowledge and Skills You Bring to the Organization - Strong interpersonal skills and strong relationship-building skills  - 1-3 years of experience in grassroots activism  - A drive to deepen your own knowledge and a focus on life-long learning  - A willingness to transform yourself and our organization to be more impactful in our efforts  - An eagerness to connect with teams to further shared interests and advance the state and federal priority initiatives  - Exceptional customer focus skills and ability to anticipate needs  - Strong knowledge of Nebraska - Must have a valid driver’s license    About Us   Here are some examples of the positive impact our grassroots staff have made in the lives of Americans across the country.        Americans for Prosperity is driving long-term solutions to the country's biggest problems through broad-based grassroots outreach. Our activists engage friends and neighbors on key issues and encourage them to take an active role in building a culture of mutual benefit. We have an on-the-ground infrastructure in 36 states that recruits and unites citizens behind a common goal of advancing policies that help people improve their lives.    Americans for Prosperity Foundation is dedicated to educating and training citizens to be courageous advocates for the ideas, principles, and policies in a society of mutual benefit--knowing that leads to the greatest prosperity and well-being for all. Our educational programs break barriers standing in the way of people realizing their potential. By eliminating these obstacles to opportunity, in areas like occupational licensing, free speech, K-12 education, and free trade, we are supporting and working to lift up the lives of individuals and local communities.    We believe that diversity in experiences, perspectives, knowledge and ideas fuels creativity, broadens knowledge, and helps drive success. That’s why we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer and strive to treat all employees and applicants with honesty, dignity, respect and sensitivity. We welcome all qualified applicants regardless of color, race, religion, religious creed, sex, gender or gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, ethnicity, ancestry, age, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy (including medical needs which may arise from pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), military and veteran status, genetic information, marital or familial status, political affiliation, or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances. 
ID
2020-4514
Organization
Americans for Prosperity
Category
Grassroots and Community Organizing
Location
US-NE-
Stand Together seeks a dynamic, flexible, and detail-focused professional to join our Research Team. The Prospect Research Manager provides critical support to the organization by performing in depth research on current and prospective donors to help expand our partnerships and to inform effective engagement while utilizing data, creativity and innovation to proactively identify new prospects for donor pipeline.       Your Responsibilities Include - Driving decisions using data, trend analysis, and prospect research knowledge, you will work as a fundraising partner to creatively identify, research, and analyze new prospects and existing donors for cultivation and solicitation. - Perform focused research regarding prospective and existing donors to capture and assess factors including wealth, capacity, and donor interest areas by utilizing Internet and subscription research databases and resources to locate, analyze, interpret, organize, and distribute actionable information regarding financial capacity and propensity, including analyzing compensation information, stocks, options and retirement plans, property transactions, and philanthropic interests.  - Determine appropriate content including biographical and business information, financial assets, areas of interest and philanthropic support, and community interests; collaborate with community staff to provide research-based analysis to assist with cultivation/solicitation strategies; assist in identifying potential new prospects for key initiatives. - Synthesize research into organized reports to inform the appropriate outreach and communication approach and help prepare fundraisers to effectively engage with current and prospective donor partners. - Advanced strategic comprehension skills, including the ability to understand and translate prospects’ personal and philanthropic background and interests and how they align with Stand Together and its programs. - Innovate and identify new research techniques, strategies, and sources. - Maintain guidelines and policies for accurate and ethical management of donor and prospect information. - Collaborate with different departments and colleagues to devise database enhancements, process improvements, and enhanced techniques.   Knowledge and Skills You Bring to the Organization - Bachelor’s degree and 5+ years of advancement research, development, fundraising, and/or market research experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience, with demonstrated competencies in applied marketing research, marketing and/or financial analysis, library science, journalism, economics, business communications and/or similar fields considered.  - Experience managing research projects, including owning end-client deliverables and defining how research can be analyzed and presented to drive actionable insight. - Strong sense of curiosity and willingness to dedicate attention to detail. - An independent problem solver who can think proactively, take initiative, set priorities, and bring tasks to completion with appropriate follow-up, all within a complexly structured and evolving team. - Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects, competing priorities, to solve problems and to meet challenging and changing deadlines.  - Superior interpersonal skills with proven ability to successfully interact and collaborate with varied constituencies in a professional manner and demonstrating tact and diplomacy working with a wide variety of personalities. - High degree of professionalism, ethical sensitivity, confidentiality and discretion; proven ability to apply good judgment and responsible decision-making.  - Commitment to the organization’s vision.  Standout Candidates May Also Bring - Experience with Salesforce or other CRM systems.  - Understanding of and competency with the Association of Professional Researchers for Advancement (APRA) Basic and Advanced Skill Sets as written in the APRA Body of Knowledge. - Individuals with experience working in the nonprofit sector, and/or an academic or research institution, and who have been involved in fundraising or development. - Proven library, research and analytical techniques, emphasizing the ability to gather, evaluate and synthesize complex and data from various sources and present information in a clear and cohesive manner. - Supervisory experience.   About Us     Stand Together builds mission-driven partnerships with individuals, companies, and foundations to drive change in education, communities, business, public policy, and politics that empowers people to improve their lives. We are building a movement of principled business and philanthropic leaders who maximize the value of their contribution of time, talent, and resources to inspiring and equipping principled social-change entrepreneurs to bring us closer to a society of mutual benefit by eliminating injustice of all kinds. We are looking for colleagues committed to advancing our mission with energy, commitment, and passion for what they do.    Our Values   Working at Stand Together is different from many other organizations. We have a relentless commitment to a culture based on a business philosophy called Market Based Management® (MBM®). Informed by the principles that allow a free and open society to flourish, MBM® prepares individuals to innovate, improve, and transform while fostering a healthy, growing organization that creates long-term value for its clients and supporters and fulfillment for its employees. Eight Guiding Principles that encourage principled thought and action form the MBM® culture: Integrity, Stewardship & Compliance, Principled Entrepreneurship, Transformation, Knowledge, Humility, Respect, and Self-Actualization.   We believe that diversity in experiences, perspectives, knowledge and ideas fuels creativity, broadens knowledge, and helps drive success. That’s why we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer and strive to treat all employees with honesty, dignity and sensitivity. We welcome all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, national origin, ethnicity, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender, gender expression or identity, age, disability, veteran status, marital status or any other legally protected class. 
ID
2020-4508
Organization
Stand Together
Category
Fundraising and Partnership Development
Location
US-VA-Arlington
Your knowledge of foundational ideas inspires you to think critically about the conditions that lead to open and prosperous societies. You’re nimble and you thrive when contributing to multiple projects across a variety of disciplines. You’re a focused, self-driven researcher who consistently produces reliable insights that help connect teammates to the best course of action. If this sounds like you, we’re glad you found us.    Our Research team needs you to apply your knowledge to help inform grantmaking strategies and provide funding recommendations in the Foundation’s emerging portfolios. We also seek a candidate with an eye for project management to assist in leading our Research team.     Your Responsibilities Include - Build an actionable perspective on new areas of investment for the Foundation - Help lead Foundation efforts to continually improve analysis capabilities and the team's ability to identify new areas of potential grantmaking that better advance the organization's vision - Provide analysis and recommendations on grant proposals relative to the Foundation’s grant portfolios - Develop a perspective on how the Foundation presents its grant activity and differentiates itself from similar organizations     Knowledge and Skills You Bring to the Organization - 5+ years of research experience in 1 or more of the Foundation's priority issues, such as Criminal Justice Reform, Economic Freedom, or Toleration & Free Speech  - An understanding of and commitment to the principles that drive the organization’s vision   - A strong demonstrated interest and knowledge proficiency in relevant databases  - A record of successful collaboration  - High degree of intellectual curiosity   - Track record of success in a fast-paced environment, including a high degree of initiative, desire to proactively improve skills, and a willingness to pivot projects based on new information   Standout Candidates May Also Bring - Experience/knowledge of academic grantmaking    About Us   Everyone has the ability to learn, contribute, and succeed if they have the opportunity to do so.  The Charles Koch Institute and the Charles Koch Foundation advance ideas to help all people realize their potential, by challenging convention and eliminating barriers that stifle creativity and progress.    To realize that North Star, we support educational programs, research, and dialogue—working alongside hundreds of universities and nonprofit partners around the country.  All our work is guided by a commitment to unite with anyone to do right and identify new perspectives, to help people accomplish great things for themselves and others.   We believe that diversity in experiences, perspectives, knowledge and ideas fuels creativity, broadens knowledge, and helps drive success. That’s why we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer and strive to treat all employees and applicants with honesty, dignity, respect and sensitivity. We welcome all qualified applicants regardless of color, race, religion, religious creed, sex, gender or gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, ethnicity, ancestry, age, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy (including medical needs which may arise from pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), military and veteran status, genetic information, marital or familial status, political affiliation, or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances.  #PM19
ID
2019-4353
Organization
Charles Koch Foundation
Category
Research and Analysis
Location
US-VA-Arlington

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