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PERSONAL & DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANT
($40,000 - $45,000)
Founders Pledge is a global community of founders and investors who have collectively pledged more than $420,000,000 of their personal proceeds from exit (business sale) to high-impact charities.
As a registered charity in the UK, the US and Germany, Founders Pledge’s mission is to make it the norm for technology entrepreneurs to both give more and give more effectively. We do this by asking founders to legally commit to giving as part of a wider movement and providing the research and expertise founders need to make informed decisions.
You would be joining as the second employee of the US team at a critical stage in our growth. You will be based in our New York City HQ and will work closely with the CEO of Founders Pledge North America. This a fantastic opportunity for anyone interested in working with start-ups, non-profits, and the technology sector, as well as building exceptional experience in scaling start-ups, entering international markets, and building regional hubs. You’ll learn a lot about the North American tech sector and get a comprehensive overview of the markets.
This is a critical behind the scenes role to grow the North American community and the funds we can deliver to charity. You’ll have three aims:
Launch and consolidate Founders Pledge into new markets: This will involve market research to identify the key players in each start-up ecosystem and to identify the best channel of communication.
Support the Founders Pledge community: You will support with ecosystem outreach, events management, and community engagement.
Support the CEO in admin and everyday tasks.
What You'll Do
You will be a critical part of building our North American community by working directly with the CEO.
While we have a process to achieve our expansion aims, we will want you to improve and refine it based on your experience. You will:
You'd Enjoy This Job If
You’re passionate about creating meaningful change in the world, love being part of a high growth organization, and have ambitions to develop an unrivalled overview of the global tech sector’s various ecosystems, its founders, and market trends. You would be playing a significant role in raising hundreds of millions of dollars for charity.
You’d be perfect for this role if you’re interested in getting a comprehensive overview of the North American tech sector, with the possibility to grow within the organization, and perhaps one day move into Venture Capital or start your own tech start-up or not-for-profit.
How To Apply
Please email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org if interested.
Founders Pledge is a global community of founders and investors who have collectively pledged more
than $420,000,000 of their personal proceeds from exit (business sale) to high-impact charities.
As a registered charity in the UK, the US and Germany, Founders Pledge’s mission is to make it the
norm for technology entrepreneurs to not just give more, but to give more effectively. We do this by
asking founders to legally commit to giving as part of a wider movement and providing the research
and expertise needed to make informed decisions.
We take an evidence-based approach to discovering, evaluating and presenting our members with the
most effective interventions. This is delivered by our in-house research team, who support our
members through tailored reports and recommendations, and our community team, who are
responsible for engaging and presenting these findings - as well as the most promising and exciting
developments in the not-for-profit sector - to our wider pledger network.
Working with our community and growth teams, you will be responsible for delivering a busy schedule
of international events, managing multiple projects at a time.
Company address: 116 W Houston St., NYC, NY, 10012
Posted date: 17 days ago
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