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The Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to increasing the scale and effectiveness of impact investing around the world.

Impact investing is one of the most important social innovations of our time, and interest in it is exploding. The GIIN, 12 years old and backed by leading funders such as The Rockefeller Foundation, Ford Foundation, USAID, the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Prudential, and J.P. Morgan, has global network of over 40,000 on six continents, with a formal membership of nearly 400 members in 50 countries. The GIIN works to mobilize a global network of leading financial institutions and others to dramatically increase the amount of capital being deployed effectively to social and environmental issues around the world. To learn more about the work we do and impact investing, please visit https://thegiin.org.

About the Position

The GIIN engages nearly 400 member organizations from around the world who join the GIIN’s Membership to connect with one another, learn from the membership community and external experts, and collaborate with other members. The GIIN’s Member Engagement team provides core support to its members and delivers programmatic activities to help advance members’ goals.

The GIIN Member Engagement team seeks a Summer Associate during summer 2022 to support the creation of Membership guidance materials, namely, onboarding/orientation materials for new members and other materials that will provide user guidance around the GIIN’s various tools and assets.

Responsibilities

  • Create a suite of guidance materials to help members learn about the range of the GIIN Membership’s offerings and engagement opportunities, where to find information, how to use the Member Portal, etc.
  • Help map, organize and catalogue GIIN tools and resources
  • Develop other trackers and tools to support the team’s effective engagement of its members
  • Support other tasks as needed

Candidate profile:

  • Strong client orientation. Enjoys helping people and wants to help them succeed
  • Experience or interest in knowledge management and content creation
  • Interest in learning about the tools and resources available to help advance practices in impact investing
  • Design/artistic skills desirable but not necessary
  • Ability to identify (knowledge) gaps and effectively deliver solutions
  • Detail-oriented, with high standards of performance
  • Genuine curiosity and a strong learning orientation
  • Ability to work both collaboratively and independently
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook). Proficiency in other design software a plus
  • Personal commitment to upholding the GIIN’s Values and Guiding Principles, including responsible leadership, intellectual curiosity, learning & adaptation, diversity of perspectives, and team spirit
  • Must have work authorization in the U.S. No visa sponsorship available.

Location: This position will be based in our New York City office with significant remote work flexibility offered through the GIIN’s hybrid in-person/remote work model.

Email cover letter and CV to Human Resources at hr@thegiin.org. State_ “Membership Summer Associate_ First Name Last Name” in the subject line of your email. Please indicate where you saw the job posting in your cover letter.

No phone calls please. Only qualified candidates will be contacted. The GIIN is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Candidates should be aware that all NYC-based staff coming into the office must provide proof of vaccination against the COVID-19 virus, unless they have been granted a reasonable accommodation for religion or disability. If you are offered employment, this requirement must be met by your date of hire, unless a reasonable accommodation for exemption is received and approved by GIIN Human Resources.


The Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to increasing the scale and effectiveness of impact investing around the world.

Impact investing is one of the most important social innovations of…

Details at a Glance

  • Start Date
    June 1, 2022
  • End Date
    August 31, 2022
  • Application Deadline
    May 6, 2022
  • Payment
    Hourly
  • Stipend / Wage
    20.00
  • Hours Per Week
    30 hours per week

Benefits

Your work may be done within a hybrid schedule( in the office and remotely). You will get first-class exposure to the impact investing field, working with a friendly and capable team. As part of GIIN's hybrid schedule, you may work some days in the office and others work from home. Lastly, you will be in the center of the hustle and bustle of lower Manhattan, right across from Battery Park.

Your work may be done within a hybrid schedule( in the office and remotely). You will get first-class exposure to the impact investing field, working with a friendly and capable team…

How to Apply

Email cover letter and CV to Human Resources at hr@thegiin.org. State_ “Membership Summer Associate_ First Name Last Name” in the subject line of your email. Please indicate where you saw the job posting in your cover letter.

No phone calls please. Only qualified candidates will be contacted. The GIIN is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Email cover letter and CV to Human Resources at hr@thegiin.org. State_ “Membership Summer Associate_ First Name Last Name” in the subject line of your email. Please indicate where you…

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near New York, NY
Associated Location
New York, NY, USA

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