Global Communities works at the intersection of humanitarian assistance, sustainable development and financial inclusion to save lives, advance equity and secure strong futures. We support communities at the forefront of their own development in more than 35 countries, partnering with local leaders, governments, civil society and the private sector to achieve a shared vision of a more just, prosperous and equitable global community.
Global Communities is seeking a Associate to join the Strategic Growth & Partnership team at the headquarters in downtown Silver Spring, Maryland or San Diego, CA.
The Associate, Strategic Growth & Partnership serves as the principal support for the Vice President, Strategic Growth & Partnership. This role supports to the Strategic Growth & Partnership team by helping to maximize the efficiency of SGP team efforts and facilitate effective coordination between SGP and other Sustainable Development units. This role requires passion for international development, resourcefulness, skills as a self-starter, detail orientation, analytical thinking, and proactive synthesizing of information.
Provides appropriate coordination on projects and tasks requiring research and interactions with Global Communities staff, donors and/or consultants. Supports strategy initiatives, including meeting preparations and follow-up activities, research, reports, correspondence, and other requested items. This role requires professional and effective communication skills and the ability to prioritize multiple competing requests.
Responsibility Area: Resource Mobilization Support
Responsibility Area: Information Management and Systems
Responsibility Area: General Administrative Support
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Global Communities is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.