We’re Geneva Global, a Certified B Corporation and philanthropic consulting company. We work with philanthropists, charitable organizations, and corporations to help them get better results and make the biggest impact possible.
We’re looking for someone who has significant knowledge in the philanthropic, NGO, or global health sector to deliver high-quality, customized services to Geneva Global’s clients. If you’re ready to grow and be an architect of social change, keep reading!
The Position and Its Qualifications
As an Associate, you work closely with delivery managers (senior team members who lead on projects) to support a variety of client initiatives. You’re comfortable working on multiple projects concurrently and like a combination of short-term and long-term projects. You enjoy project management; drafting, copyediting, and polishing content; and researching people and issues. You’re a critical thinker who likes to cross the Ts and dot the Is, and is always thinking about how you can best answer the questions that our clients pose.
You’re excited to work on a team where you’ll support projects focused on partnership-building among funders, major donor prospecting and research, and communications to engage donors.
You describe yourself as having these skills and traits:
- Impeccable organizational skills to juggle multiple deadlines and requests from senior staff across multiple projects
- Strong attention to detail in all aspects of your work
- Critical thinking skills to track, manage, and analyze data relating to charitable giving and global development
- Strong editing and formatting skills, and the ability to put the final “polish” on documents, PowerPoint presentations, and other deliverables for our clients
- A team-centric attitude and desire to be a key team contributor to completing long-term projects and meet short-term needs for clients in a fast-paced environment
- Enthusiasm for learning and career growth in the fields of philanthropy, fundraising, or communications
You have a Bachelor’s degree and have 1-3 years of professional experience working as part of a team. You’re skilled using Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel, and may also have used Publisher, InDesign, or Salesforce.
If you’re a person who is interested in working on-the-ground with grantees or on specific programmatic issues, then this position is not a fit for you. You will have limited domestic travel and no international travel. Candidates must be eligible to work in the United States for more than one year. Visa sponsorship not available.
Working at Geneva Global
You’ll be working with a group of inspired, like-minded people and supporting some of the world’s leading philanthropists and organizations. This full-time position will work from our Paoli office, located in the suburbs of Philadelphia. Our open offices have a mix of standing desks and small meeting rooms, couches and whiteboard walls. On Wednesdays we work from home and on Fridays we dress casually.
On top of the competitive salary that we are offering, you’ll receive 11 paid holidays and 20 paid days off. We provide an excellent benefits plan including parental leave, medical, dental, short-term and long-term disability, and a 401K program that includes a 3% contribution from day one.
Geneva Global is a subsidiary of Global Impact, a nonprofit organization that works on charitable ventures to inspire greater giving.
Geneva Global is committed to equity, diversity, and inclusion. With our commitment to ensure diverse representation, we strongly encourage applications from women, people of color, people with disabilities, and members of the LGBTQIA+ community to apply.
How to Apply
With your application please submit a cover letter, resume, one writing sample (no more than 5 pages), and one PowerPoint document you created that demonstrates your ability to attractively present information of any kind. Your application will be incomplete without all of these documents and you will not be considered.
We look forward to hearing from you!
Due to the high volume of resumes received we regret that we cannot respond to each application individually. We will contact those individuals whose background and experience aligns with our requirements.
Geneva Global is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to treating all employees and applicants equally without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, citizenship, veteran or marital status, sensory, physical or mental disability, or the use of a trained guide dogs or service animal by a disabled person, and all other bases protected by law.