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Portfolio Associate, Education

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One8 Foundation
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Boston, MA
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Publicado há 18 dias

Portfolio Associates are responsible for helping to identify potential grant opportunities through robust due diligence of investment areas and organizations, providing consulting or strategic planning support for grantees, and conducting research on areas of interest to build the foundations’ internal knowledge. Associates report to Portfolio Managers and split time working across multiple projects within the Education portfolio. Associates will have broad exposure to the education sector and become active members in the collaborative One8 culture that includes monthly education team meetings, continual brainstorming and knowledge sharing.

Associate responsibilities include:

▪      Conduct research and due diligence on potential investment areas and organizations.

▪      Perform all necessary analyses, which may include benchmarking, financial modeling, competitive assessment, and analysis of organizational outcomes.

▪      Assess quality and sustainability of organizational leadership, strategic plans, and business models.

▪      Develop and maintain a deep understanding of the One8 Foundation’s areas of concentration; scour sources to get smart on organizations and issue areas.

▪      Assist in development and refinement of strategic, business and/or implementation plans in partnership with leaders from grantee organizations and/or potential grantees.

▪      Participate in strategic planning sessions, which focus on issues such as theory of change, model codification, strategic priorities, articulation of outcomes, etc.

▪      Provide strategic and “block & tackle” support to grantees in the execution of strategic plans, offering analysis and advice on program implementation, outcomes, finances, human capital and other areas.

▪      Foster strong working relationships and effective channels of communication with leaders from both grantee organizations and potential grantees.

▪      Prepare investment papers for the One8 Foundation’s board meetings.

Qualified candidates will possess:

▪      A strong belief that the cycle of poverty can be broken and that life outcomes of children can be dramatically improved with a high-quality education and appropriate supports.

▪      2-4 years of experience in an Analyst or Associate role at a top tier consulting firm. Strong candidates with 1 year of experience will be considered.

▪      Demonstrated ability to conduct research, analyze and interpret programmatic, management and financial information, and sift through information to unearth relevant implications and opportunities.

▪      Strong and creative problem-solving capabilities.

▪      A strong commitment to act, break down barriers and be part of the solution.

▪      Strong interpersonal skills; demonstrated ability to collaborate with diverse people and organizations.

▪      A love of learning and achievement and the desire and skills to help others succeed.

▪      Self-motivation, ability to work independently, take initiative and solve problems.

▪      Excellent written and verbal communication skills and attention to detail; ability to produce high impact work product in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

Portfolio Associates are responsible for helping to identify potential grant opportunities through robust due diligence of investment areas and organizations, providing consulting or strategic planning support for grantees, and…

Resumo dos Detalhes

  • Comprometimento de Tempo
    Carga Horária Integral
  • Educação
    Ensino Superior Requerido
  • Nível de Experiência
    Intermediário
Salário
USD $85.000 - USD $100.000
/ ano
Commensurate with experience.

Benefícios

Our benefit package includes health care through Allways, dental coverage, short- and long-term disability, basic life insurance, FSA plans for medical, dependent care, and transportation, and a Simple IRA through Vanguard with a 3% organization match for employee contributions. In addition to the One8 employee benefit package, Associates are eligible for up to $10,000 for professional development opportunities.

Our benefit package includes health care through Allways, dental coverage, short- and long-term disability, basic life insurance, FSA plans for medical, dependent care, and…

Localização

Presencial
177 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Suite 1500

Como se inscrever

Interested candidates should apply with their resume at the link included above.

Interested candidates should apply with their resume at the link included above.

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