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Vice President, External Affairs

Organization:
Latinos for Education
Job Title: Vice President, External Affairs
Job Type:
Other
City:
Boston
State:
Massachusetts
Job Search Ends:
February 15th, 2021
Organization's Website:

Background

OUR ORGANIZATION

Mission: Develop, place and connect essential Latino leadership in the education sector.

Core Values:

  • Lead From Our Identity Work Con Ganas
  • Agitate When Necessary
  • Bridge Across Cultures
  • Rise As A Collective

Fast Facts:

  • Founded in Boston in 2016
  • Organization budget of $3M

Job Summary

THE ROLE IN A SENTENCE

Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, the Vice President, External Affairs will set the vision and strategy for Latinos for Education's external affairs functions including development, marketing, and communications.

Reports To

Chief Executive Officer

Responsibilities

ROLE OVERVIEW

Development (50% )

  • Design and implement an ambitious multi-year growth plan for Latinos for Education's revenue through philanthropy and earned revenue Pursue, cultivate, solicit, and stew ard a portfolio of individual and institutional donors
  • Oversee development operations that drive efficiency, progress to goal reporting, and forecasting leveraging Salesforce 
  • Support Executive Directors and the CEO to drive donor identification, cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship in their portfolios
  • Oversee proposal and report writing and all other donor communications for the organization

Marketing and Communications (40% )

  • Oversee successful creation and implementation of a marketing and communications plan in Massachusetts, Houston and nationally Increase Latinos for Education's brand positioning in the education sector and beyond
  • Oversee successful management of PR firms and consultants to lead us to results
  • Secure opportunities for Latinos for Education to elevate the organization as the national thought-leader on education issues impacting the Latino com m unity integrated with development and advocacy efforts

Strategic Partnerships and General Management (10% )

  • Hire and manage a growing team to support external affairs functions
  • Serve as a key Executive Team leader for the organization
  • Pursue key partnerships to expand Latinos for Education's impact
  • Contribute to a positive organizational culture and participate in team meetings and retreats

Qualifications

OUR PERSON

Required:

  • 15+ years of professional experience
  • Expertise in fundraising, marketing and communications
  • Track record in setting and achieving ambitious goals Experience managing and building a team
  • Ability to travel regularly

Preferred:

  • 8+ years of management experience
  • Speaks Spanish

Compensation

$150,000-$170,000

Benefits: 401k match, flexible PTO, health/dental/vision/life insurance, parental leave, competitive compensation

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