The United Negro College Fund, Inc. is one of the most highly respected and ranked philanthropic organizations in the world. Here you will join top professionals dedicated to fulfilling our mission to enhance the quality of education by providing financial assistance to deserving students and raising operating funds for member colleges and universities. UNCF is committed to providing a competitive benefits and compensation package to its employees. If you are interested in joining this dynamic organization, please explore the job opportunities listed below.
Description: This individual will be responsible for conducting comprehensive, cost-effective annual and as needed, capital fund-raising campaigns, within the Dallas area of operation, to support UNCF's 37 member institutions.
Post Date: 10/15/2014
Description: The Administrative Assistant schedules appointments, provides information to callers, takes dictation, and otherwise relieves officials of clerical work and minor administrative and business details by performing the following duties.
Post Date: 10/10/2014
Description: The Communications Manager is responsible for the planning and implementation of a communications and press plan for UNCF that increases the visibility of the organization. He or she will play a leadership role in developing a communications strategy that maximizes engagement of all UNCF constituents including UNCF schools, students, scholarship recipients, alumni, institutional funders, individual donors, nonprofit organizations, and other partners through social media, online tools, and mobile technology. This will include positioning UNCF as a key information hub for the nonprofit and philanthropic sector, as well as laying the groundwork for facilitating and encouraging giving by and through social media and mobile technologies.
The Communications Manager is responsible for communications about the organization as a whole and also works with representatives from the various development offices at UNCF to promote their specific events and projects and.
Specifically, the Communications Manager will set and guide the strategy for all communications, website, and public relations messages and collateral to consistently articulate UNCF's mission, and will work closely with the National Director of Communications on a variety of strategic initiatives. The winning candidate will demonstrate a proven ability to develop smart messaging strategies and content in collaboration with other team members within a short turnaround time.
Post Date: 9/22/2014
Description: The individual will provide leadership, vision and energy in the management and oversight of the GMS leadership program, designed to enhance Scholar development, facilitate academic support services and provide access to academic and career resources; includes program planning, fiscal management, team supervision and process evaluation, as well as implementation of GMS program goals and purpose.
Post Date: 8/29/2014
Description: This position is responsible for managing operational aspects of the budget process to optimize financial performance. This includes analyzing ROI, diagnosing issues, identifying opportunities, executing corrections and streamlining financial and operational areas to achieve financial performance. Major activities coordinated by this position include the annual budget and budget modification, forecasts, financial statement analysis and interpretation and distilling financial and other information into remedial action plans. The position reports to the Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, and Treasurer Finance and Accounting, and will assist The Controller with system design. Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned. Manage budget and financial data for all UNCF and GMS programs and monitor financial activity of all UNCF and GMS accounts. Monitor budget versus actual figures and work with department managers to develop strategies to maximize budget efficiencies. Provide expertise and training on UNCF fiscal policies and procedures, offer guidance in planning budget strategies and provide explanations on specific budget items. Provide assistance with budget proposals and approves theses budgets for submission with proposals. Track and analyze financial performance measures and report on overall organizational financial performance and individual department operations. Ensure compliance with established internal control procedures by examining records, reports, operating practices and documentation. Coordinate accounting activities and deliverables across multifunctional departments. Collaborate with accounting leadership in overseeing the annual audit process. Provide guidance and assistance regarding the internal control environment, including educating management, to set the proper tone across the organization. Work with the external auditors and Controller to conduct joint audit planning for efficiency and communicate audit results to Senior Management. Perform follow up activities to ensure audit findings and agreed upon recommendations are being met on a timely basis.
Post Date: 7/30/2014
Description: The candidate assists the Area Development Director (ADD) in the implementation of action plans developed with the national office; reaches target for assigned area in raising funds to support the thirty-nine (37) UNCF member institutions and serves as an ambassador for UNCF.
Post Date: 7/16/2014
Description: Reporting to the Vice President of the Southern and Western Regions, the Regional Development Director is responsible for conducting comprehensive, cost-effective annual and capital fund-raising campaigns within the territory of operation to support the 37 United Negro College Fund (UNCF) institutions and serves as an ambassador for the UNCF.
Post Date: 4/28/2014
Description: The Development Director will assist the Area Development Director (ADD) in conducting comprehensive, cost-effective annual fund-raising campaigns to support the member institutions of the United Negro College Fund, Inc. (UNCF).
Post Date: 4/1/2014