Other Opportunities by Region
GLOBAL & US (Washington, DC)
Executive in Residence - Program Manager
Ashoka’s Executive in Residence program fosters high-impact collaborations between corporate executives and leading social entrepreneurs (Ashoka Fellows). Executive in Residence is designed to create an experience for Ashoka’s partner companies’ top leaders that enable them to see how the world is rapidly changing through the lens of the social entrepreneurs in Ashoka’s network. After the experience, the goal of the program is that the participants redefine their individual leadership roles and the role of their company within a rapidly changing world.
Ashoka U - Campus Partnerships Manager
Ashoka U seeks an entrepreneurial, mature, and experienced Campus Partnerships Manager to support candidate colleges and universities through a complex, multi-stage selection process towards attaining the Changemaker Campus designation. Working together with the Changemaker Campus Director, the Partnerships Manager will also work to strengthen the existing Changemaker Campus network and harvest best practices in institutional change that will improve Ashoka U methodologies and knowledge products, guiding the growth of the field of social entrepreneurship education.
Ashoka U - Knowledge Curator
Ashoka U is developing the Commons, an open standard that empowers all campuses to advance their social innovation programs. The Ashoka U Knowledge Curator will play a key role in both creating and implementing Ashoka U’s data strategy as it relates to the Commons, the Exchange and Changemaker Campus. The Knowledge Curator will be responsible for integrating these separate data streams across Ashoka U. He or she will also have direct input on creating the Commons, will be responsible for shaping the 2016 Exchange community and will lead the development of the next generation of Ashoka U knowledge products.
Global Talent - Operations Manager & Senior Manager
The Manager and Senior Manager will enable Ashoka’s central talent operations for 400 staff across 47 countries to help them realize an Everyone a Changemaker world. These roles will expose them to the inner workings of a global business through the human resources lens, with people at the focus. During a time of organizational growth, the team is constantly evolving its operational strategies, infrastructure development and business processes in support of a fluid team of teams environment.
The Recruitment Coordinator will drive Ashoka’s global hiring growth by managing Ashoka’s recruitment and selection process with colleagues across 35 countries and 6 regional hubs. They will build on Ashoka’s unique and proven selection system to assemble an exceptional team of entrepreneurs for an Everyone a Changemaker world.
We are looking for candidates who have had experience coordinating global recruitment and selection processes, and are looking to take their next step by helping build an international and entrepreneurial organization during a time of unprecedented growth. The Recruitment Coordinator will be based in Washington, DC and will start work ASAP.
Senior Entrepreneur for Talent Discovery
We're looking for a Senior Entrepreneur for Talent Discovery to develop relationships, create systems, build capacity - and drive the flow of conversations and learnings that bring us to the right entrepreneurial talent. Here's who we're looking for:
- a connector: someone who can build and manage deep relationships with diverse and international teams
- a developer: a trainer and educator who can build capacity across teams to identify, engage, and communicate with top talent
- an architect: we need a new system to guide the flow of cross-team discoveries around top Ashoka prospects. Build it with us.
Community Greens Leader
Ashoka is seeking a serial entrepreneur dedicated to the commons, the sharing economy, and an Everyone a Changemaker world to lead this challenging opportunity from our Arlington, Virginia world headquarters. At the deepest gut level, these individuals’ life missions are to assist in the evolution of property ownership so that communities, individuals, and the environment can thrive. They will have been active in the commons/shared economy sector and demonstrated their ability to unite disparate stakeholders and effect concrete positive social change.
Changemakers - Director of Media & Communications
The Director of Media & Communications will report directly to the Executive Partner and work closely with the Executive Team, Media Team, and Partnerships Team. The person will develop and oversee innovative media strategies across a wide-range of philanthropic and corporate partnerships. The person will be responsible for leading a team of media managers and content creators, while building high-impact partnerships across the media and storytelling sector.
Strategic Resources - Philanthropic Services Associate
The Philanthropic Services Specialist will cultivate, steward and expand relationships between Ashoka and the individuals, families, foundations and companies who support our work by providing exemplary service and management of their information. Successful candidates will be driven by Ashoka’s mission and anxious to enable others to support our work. Highly organized, excellent at follow-through and client service, adept at CRM software and enjoy learning about the unique needs of each donor as well as the variety of Ashoka initiatives.
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Social Financial Services Associate
Ashoka Social Financial Services (SFS) believes that markets can be a powerful tool to improve the character and quality of people’s lives. The work of Ashoka social entrepreneurs points to important patterns and powerful insights about how we can use markets to solve entrenched social problems. We are using what we learn from these innovations to begin to think about how to create a new economic architecture, one where economic advantage inherently creates social benefit.
We are looking for a dynamic person to join our team as a Program Associate and collaborate with us in beginning to create this new economic architecture. We are particularly interested in candidates who share our belief that markets play a critical role in improving that quality and character of people's lives.
Start Empathy - Changemakers Schools Global Director
Senior role to lead creative development and engagement of the global Changemakers School network, working closely with colleagues and partners based in North America, Latin America, Europe, Africa, and Asia. Ashoka Changemaker Schools are schools selected as leaders in “everyone a changemaker” education that are prioritizing empathy and changemaking skill development in students, as well as for their influence and ability to help lead a broader transformation in society’s understanding of success in growing up. Global experience essential.
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Start Empathy - Global Communications Director
Senior role to lead Ashoka’s global Start Empathy communications strategy, working closely with colleagues and partners in North America, Latin America, Europe, Africa, and Asia, to coordinate internal and external communications globally, strategically amplify the work of our network at the global level, and creatively engage media companies and thought leaders with our global network. Global experience essential.
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Start Empathy - Global Project Manager
Mid-level role to manage global growth of the initiative, creatively supporting teams in North America, Latin America, Europe, Africa, and Asia on all aspects of the initiative (including fundraising, budgeting, communications, network engagement, etc.), as well as facilitating global communication and connections across the Start Empathy network. Global experience essential.
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Ashoka Changemakers seeks a Partnerships Manager who will enjoy building relationships and developing products in close collaboration with partners and internal stakeholders. This individual will possess strong business acumen, as well as creativity, passion, and demonstrated commitment to positive social change and social entrepreneurship. The Partnerships Manager will be responsible for achieving quarterly revenue targets by attracting new corporate, foundation and other partners, positioning Ashoka Changemakers as a critical resource for other Ashoka programs and country offices, stewarding partner relationships, and effectively managing the account development and fundraising process. Is this you or someone you know?
Apply/nominate here: http://bit.ly/1sbIAxA.
Ashoka is seeking a budget analyst with an expertise in accounting, finance, or business who is eager to assist in development of key financial targets, annual budget and periodic forecast, and monthly performance reports. The ideal candidate will have an eye to improve systems and will work well in collaborative teams and across cultures across cultures. Is this you or someone you know?
Apply/nominate here: http://bit.ly/1diDR4q.
We are searching for a candidate to lead Ashoka in Greece. This person should have an entrepreneurial track record of creating change and be capable of leading a movement in Greece. He or she will create the relationships, resources and awareness to support the growth and development of Ashoka and Ashoka Fellows in Greece over the next 3-5 years. Is that you or someone you know?
Apply/nominate here: http://bit.ly/PKeaok.