External Relations Associate

New York, NY
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Educate!, a fast-growing non-profit social enterprise, is looking for an External Relations Associate based in New York City to help our team and the organization get to the next level. Educate! has been scaling rapidly and we are creating this dynamic new role to take on big areas of responsibility as our team’s needs expand. As the External Relations Associate, you’ll be able to use a wide range of skills as you take on our largest grant proposals and most complex reporting, finance responsibilities, fundraising strategy, and strategic projects. It will be a great launching point for someone who wants to learn the ins and outs of how a best-in-class fundraising team operates.

We’re looking for a rockstar implementer, numbers whiz, and systems-builder with an exceptional eye for detail, a strong sense of professional judgment and responsibility, and solid writing skills to join our lean, dynamic External Relations team. You’ll join a motivated, passionate, overachieving international team that is positioning Educate! to be the leader in skills-based secondary education in Africa and reach one million youth per year across ten countries by 2024.

Additional Information

Intrigued? Apply at included link.
You will be asked to upload a resume (a cover letter is not required), and your response to the following questions (please target 1 page or less):

How does this position fit with your career goals?
Which responsibility do you think you can add the most to? Please include a relevant example from your experience.
Please describe a time you managed a complex project and the systems you used to keep it on its timeline, to maintain its quality, and to communicate with the appropriate stakeholders.
Bonus points for any glaring typos you catch in this JD : )
*Application deadline will be rolling, with goal to fill position ASAP.