FGL Fellowship Coordinator

Job Type

Full Time Contract


Minimum: $35,000.00
Maximum: $55,000.00



Application Deadline:



14 East 69th Street
New York
New York
United States


About The Future Leaders Foundation

We are a young Foundation building a powerful international close-knit community: The Fortis SocietyThe world’s first elite network based exclusively on merit. We are doing so by identifying the most promising first-generation university students worldwide and inviting the best of them to participate in our Future Global Leaders (FGL) Fellowship, a three-year program providing targeted training and preparation to join the Fortis Society upon completion.

The Position

The Future Leaders Foundation seeks a high-performing and ambitious Coordinator to provide program development & management and high level administrative support. It is intended that he/she takes on more substantive responsibilities and independent projects once he/she has more experience and training.

The ideal candidate is a recent graduate or young professional eager to grow within the organization and to quickly gain more responsibility as he/she performs excellently.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Program Management & Development

·      Maintain and further develop the Foundation’s international network of partner universities and support organizations to promote the Fellowship and attract top applicants.

·      Monitor international selection process of FGL Fellows, which includes: Monitoring on-line applications, Scheduling and attending interviews, Preparing onboarding processes, etc.

·      Support, coach, and track progress of current/past FGL Fellows.

·      Contribute to the design, development and refinement of internal program processes.

·      Revamping targeted professional development tools and trainings for FGL Fellows.

·      Developing a monitoring/evaluation plan of action for our Mentorship program.

·      Developing and monitoring an internship support system.

·      Participating to the design of social media strategy.

·      Support research and or partner identification on a variety of topics including: internships, graduate schools, fellowships, specific companies, other professional networks, higher education and socio-economic statistics, etc.

·      Other related responsibilities.


·      Coordinate complex international travel and accommodation for annual trainings, seminars, internships abroad, and meetups.

·      Serve as liaison with Fellows and external partners: schedule meetings, send out follow-up documentation and draft minutes or reports of meetings.  

Education / Experience Requirements

·      Bachelor’s degree required, graduate degree is a plus;

·      Demonstrated interest in equal opportunity, diversity, international education, leadership;

·      International experience or background and fluency in other languages are a plus

Related Skills and Knowledge

·      Ambitious self-starter who wants to grow within the organization

·      Ability to work independently

·      Ability to multitask under pressure

·      Excellent written and verbal communication skills

·      Organized and detail oriented

·      Able to set priorities and meet agreed deadlines

·      Able to work and integrate into a small and multicultural team.

Salary and Benefits

Competitive total compensation will range from 35K to a maximum 55K commensurate with past experience and is accompanied by top medical insurance.


top medical insurance

Professional Level

Entry level

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply



Please send a resume and cover letter to Isabelle@future-global-leaders.org  with “Fellowship Coordinator + Your Name” in the subject line (Only US citizens or permanent resident in the United States may apply). Successful candidates will be asked to send in a 3 minutes video for the first round of the selection process.