Purpose builds and supports movements to advance the fight for an open, just, and habitable world. We use public mobilization and storytelling to help leading organizations, activists, businesses, and philanthropies engaged in this fight, and we create campaigning labs and new initiatives that can shift policies and change public narratives when it matters most.
To do this, Purpose brings together world-class talent from the world of creatives, content development, storytelling, campaigning, grassroots organizing, and political strategy to build new creative campaigning models.
Guided by smart strategy and powered by participation, our work reframes issues, engages new audiences, shifts public discourse, and ultimately drives targeted action and creates lasting impact. Join the team that made all this work!
About the Role
Purpose is seeking a Senior Executive Assistant who will provide daily support to a Purpose executive and manage our Executive Assistant team. This role is a balancing act: managing the day-to-day tasks of any phenomenal EA — leading all aspects of schedules, preparing for meetings, and coordinating events — in addition to higher-order work like handling sensitive information and relationships, taking on special projects, and proactively solving problems of all magnitude. Our ideal candidate is extremely detail-oriented and organized, thrives in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment, and has proven success developing individuals and managing a high performing team.
This full time staff position is based in Purpose’s NYC office in the Flatiron district. Interested candidates should include a cover letter with their application, highlighting their relevant experience and explaining their interest in the role.
Provide timely, efficient administrative support to a Purpose executive. Including, but not limited to:
Manage the Purpose Executive Assistant team. Including, but not limited to:
If these are the things that get you up in the morning, we want to hear from you! Please submit your resume and a cover letter that gives us insight into your passion and qualifications for the role.
Purpose is an equal opportunity employer. Purpose takes on some of the biggest challenges in the world, which affect people of different identities and backgrounds in different ways. We believe we are stronger and most effective with a diverse team leading the charge. People of color, LGBTQ individuals and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.
Purpose builds and supports movements to advance the fight for an open, just, and habitable world. We use public mobilization and storytelling to help leading organizations, activists, businesses, and philanthropies engaged…