Volunteer Opportunity posted by: Young Professionals in Foreign Policy
Posted on: May 28, 2014
Are you a motivated and creative individual looking to make a global impact? Young Professionals in Foreign Policy (YPFP) is seeking a Director, Global Operations (multiple positions available). Directors engage YPFP members around the world, with a focus on enacting YPFP's Global Presence Initiative (GPI). This role is vital to YPFP's mission and requires charismatic leaders with a creative and global mindset.
The GPI, one of YPFP's tent-pole initiatives, establishes an organizational goal of expand into new cities and countries. The YPFP Ambassadors program is the primary way that YPFP identifies new, globally minded leaders in strategically important cities around the world. Ambassadors are chosen from the private, public, and civil sectors and are expected to further YPFP's mission of fostering the next generation of foreign policy leaders by providing young professionals with the knowledge, skills, exposure, and relationships to tackle critical global challenges over the course of their careers. Once identified, Ambassadors build local communities of YPFP members and connect the global membership of YPFP. The Global Operations team supports Ambassadors, with the tools necessary to conduct YPFP-branded events, form strategic partnerships with local organizations, build an online presence, and expand their communities over time to establish YPFP communities (hubs) and eventually new branches.
A Director, Global Operations works with Ambassadors in potential hub cities directly in order to bring them closer to the YPFP mission and guide them in establishing themselves locally.
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