Part Time

Resource Coordinator (Remote within NYC) at Cooperative Economics Alliance of New York City

Fields: cooperatives, fundraising, social justice, sustainability, racial justice

Location: NYC, Remote

About the Organization: CEANYC is a 100+ member organization that aims to strengthen and expand community-led, democratically-controlled initiatives—from worker, financial and consumer co-ops to community land trusts and gardens, mutual housing, and low-income housing co-ops. Our vision is an economy based on values of social and racial justice, ecological sustainability, cooperation, mutualism, and democracy. We currently strengthen and expand our member businesses and networks through a microgrant program—the Solidarity Economy Giving Project—and three major programming areas: Leadership Development and Technical Assistance, Policy and Advocacy, and Research and Visibility.

About the Position: CEANYC is looking for a Part Time Resource Coordinator to expand our organization’s fundraising and development. This person will work remotely (though must be based in NYC) and support CEANYC 10 hours per week with fundraising, communications, and other key development tasks. There is ample room to grow in this position, and pending funding, hours and responsibilities may be expanded. The Resource Coordinator will be working with one other part-time staff person, our Program Manager, and will report directly to the Board of Directors, which includes 9 representatives elected by our membership.

Special Requirements/Qualifications: We recognize that not all candidates will have the full set of desired qualifications; if you have most of them, we encourage you to apply.

  • Experience in grant writing, online fundraising, and major donor cultivation strategies; Experience maintaining grant and reporting calendars
  • Experience with CiviCRM, WordPress, Google Drive, Quickbooks
  • Strong project management skills and keen attention to deadlines
  • Excellent writing skills; Ability to write with confidence and precision about cross-sectoral solidarity economy work and CEANYC’s contribution to broader economic justice and social change movements
  • Training in anti-oppression analysis and practices
  • Experience coordinating volunteers and working closely with Board members
  • Worked in collective or cooperative settings; has experience using consensus decision-making
  • Nonprofit administrative experience (budgeting, working with fiscal sponsors);
  • Experience with event and nonprofit program sponsorship
  • Ability to solve problems creatively and enjoys working independently

Desired qualifications include:

  • Familiarity with cooperatives and the Solidarity Economy framework; Familiarity with the cooperative landscape in New York City
  • Spanish-language fluency
  • Communications experience related to online fundraising (knowledge of social media, graphic design, and online giving best practices)
  • Knowledge of NYC philanthropy and experience with family philanthropy
  • Experience staffing giving circles
  • Familiarity with government funding to nonprofits

Estimated Salary: $25-$50/hour depending on experience

Deadline: August 24, 2018

Apply Here:
Cooperative Economics Alliance of New York City

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