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HOW TO APPLY

To apply for a position with UNCF, visit the job listings page.

UNCF’s 23 local offices, serving all of the U.S., help students, alumni and supporters connect with resources, events and initiatives in their communities.

 

UNCF HEADQUARTERS, WASHINGTON, DC OPENINGS

Job Title: Senior Administrative Assistant, People and Culture – Washington, DC
Description: Functions as the primary support for the Executive Vice President, People and Culture. Performs various administrative duties to support the division that require knowledge of office routine and an understanding of UNCF procedures related to the division.

Job Title: Project Manager – Washington, DC
Description: The Project Manager will direct the activities of the project, work directly with project resources on tasking, monitor project status, assist in resolution of project issues, and create related project documentation, under the guidance of the Project Management Office standard practices.

Job Title: ​​Senior Vice President, Research and Member Engagement – Washington, DC
Description: The SVP provides dynamic vision, direction, and specific expertise in implementing strategies to develop and fund UNCF’s education, research, and technical assistance programs.

Job Title: Program Assistant, GMSP Operations – Washington, DC
Description: The Program Assistant is experienced at multitasking, has strong communication skills (both orally and in writing), and is ambidextrous in their work style (e.g., agreeable to working independently as well as collaboratively on a team).

Job Title: Major Gifts Officer – Washington, DC
Description: The Major Gifts Officer will manage a portfolio of approximately 125+ major gift donors and planned giving prospects. The MGO will be responsible for identifying strategic opportunities, developing and implementing initiatives to identify, cultivate and solicit high-net worth donors and planned giving prospects to ensure a strong base of perpetual financial support. 

Job Title: Organizational Development Specialist – Washington, DC
Description: The Organizational Development Specialist (OD Specialist) works with the Director, Organizational Development in implementing the organizational development and change management initiatives to enable and drive a high-performing and inclusive culture.

 

ATLANTA, GA OPENINGS

Job Title: Program Manager, Special Projects – Atlanta, GA
Description: The Program Manager performs a significant role with the Institute for Capacity Building team, supporting and coordinating multiple projects and various stakeholders at UNCF Institute for Capacity Building (ICB).

Job Title: Director, Strategic Finance Initiatives – Atlanta, GA
Description: The Director, Strategic Finance Initiatives is a critical member of the Institute for Capacity Building team, directly managing all program development, professional development, and advisory support related to strategic finance.

Job Title: Director, Digital Solutions and Innovation – Atlanta, GA
Description: The Director of Digital Solutions & Innovation is responsible for designing, developing, and executing a shared digital infrastructure and innovation strategy that leverages the latest technologies to drive partnering institutions and their students’ success.

Job Title: Director, Executive Leadership Programming – Atlanta, GA
Description:
The Director of Executive Leadership Programming will play a key role in the work of UNCF’s Institute for Capacity Building. In this role, the Director will be responsible for the development and the implementation of ICBs efforts to establish, support, and engage various learning communities across the UNCF network of institutions.

Job Title: Director, Operations – Atlanta, GA
Description: The Director of Operations will play a key role in the work of UNCF’s Institute for Capacity. In this role, the Director will be responsible for the development and the implementation of ICBs efforts to establish, support, and engage various programmatic, operational, and learning activities across the UNCF network of partnering institutions.

Job Title: Strategist – Atlanta, GA
Description: The Finance Analyst will hold the primary responsibility of providing financial and supporting statistical data analytics that drive strategy and execution of the financial objectives within ICB as a whole, analyzing financial data and creating reports to support ICBs member institutions in the area of higher education finance.

Job Title: Executive Assistant – Atlanta, GA
Description: The Executive Assistant to the Vice President, Strategic Partnerships & Institutional Programs (VP) is responsible for providing comprehensive support to the VP and partnering with the Institute for Capacity Building’s operations team.

Job Title: Director, Strategic Finance Initiatives – Atlanta, GA
Description: The Director, Strategic Finance Initiatives is a critical member of the Institute for Capacity Building team, directly managing all program development, professional development, and advisory support related to strategic finance.

Job Title: Program Manager, Special Projects – Atlanta, GA
Description: The Program Manager performs a significant role with the Institute for Capacity Building team, supporting and coordinating multiple projects and various stakeholders at UNCF Institute for Capacity Building (ICB).

Job Title: Program Manager – Atlanta, GA
Description: The Program Manager performs a significant role with the Institute for Capacity Building team, managing multiple programs and various stakeholders at assigned institutions.

Job Title: Senior Program Manager – Atlanta, GA
Description: The Senior Program Manager, under administration direction, provides management-level oversight over program staff and performs professional-level functions involving the development, implementation, and maintenance of ICB programs.

 

BIRMINGHAM, AL OPENINGS

Job Title: Development Associate – Birmingham, AL
Description: The Development Associate coordinates development functions relating to fundraising activities, promotions, special events, record keeping and support for active volunteers.

 

BOSTON, MA OPENINGS

Job Title: Area Development Director – Boston, MA
Description: The Area Development Director (ADD) will be responsible for establishing short and long range fundraising goals and conducting comprehensive, cost-effective annual fund-raising campaigns within his/her area of operation to support the 37 UNCF member institutions.

 

INDIANAPOLIS, IN OPENINGS

Job Title: ​Area Development Director – Indianapolis, IN
Description: The Area Development Director (ADD) is responsible for establishing short and long-range fundraising goals and conducting comprehensive, cost-effective annual fund-raising campaigns within his/her area of operation to support the 37 UNCF member institutions.

Job Title: Development Director – Indianapolis, IN
Description: The Development Director assists the Area Development Director (ADD) in the implementation of action plans developed with the national office.

 

NEWARK, NJ OPENINGS

Job Title: Development Director – Newark, NJ
Description: The Development Director assists the Area Development Director (ADD) in the implementation of action plans developed with the national office.

 

NEW ORLEANS, LA OPENINGS

Job Title: Area Development Director – New Orleans
Description: The Area Development Director (ADD) is responsible for establishing short and long range fundraising goals and conducting comprehensive, cost-effective annual fund-raising campaigns within his/her area of operation to support the 37 UNCF member institutions.

 

NEW YORK, NY OPENINGS

Job Title: Development Director – New York
Description: The Development Director assists the Area Development Director (ADD) in the implementation of action plans developed with the national office.

 

RICHMOND, VA OPENINGS

Job Title: Area Development Director – Richmond, VA
Description: The Area Development Director (ADD) is responsible for establishing short and long-range fundraising goals and conducting comprehensive, cost-effective annual fund-raising campaigns within his/her area of operation to support the 37 UNCF member institutions.

 

NORTHEASTERN REGION OPENINGS

Job Title: Individual Gifts Officer – Northeastern Region
Description: The Individual Gifts Officer will be responsible for identifying strategic opportunities, developing and implementing initiatives to identify, cultivate and solicit donors to ensure a strong base of perpetual financial support.

 

MIDWEST REGION OPENINGS

Job Title: Individual Gifts Officer – Midwest Region
Description: The Individual Gifts Officer will be responsible for identifying strategic opportunities, developing and implementing initiatives to identify, cultivate and solicit donors to ensure a strong base of perpetual financial support.

 

WESTERN REGION OPENINGS

Job Title: Director, Individual Gifts – Western Region
Description: The Director of Individual Gifts is responsible for identifying opportunities, developing and implementing initiatives to identify, cultivate and solicit prospects to ensure a strong base of perpetual financial support.

Job Title: Individual Gifts Officer – Western Region
Description: The Individual Gifts Officer will be responsible for identifying strategic opportunities, developing and implementing initiatives to identify, cultivate and solicit donors to ensure a strong base of perpetual financial support.

 

SOUTHERN REGION OPENINGS

Job Title: Individual Gifts Officer – Southern Region
Description: The Individual Gifts Officer will be responsible for identifying strategic opportunities, developing and implementing initiatives to identify, cultivate and solicit donors to ensure a strong base of perpetual financial support.


EQUAL OPPORTUNITY FOR ALL

UNCF provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status or any characteristic protected by federal, state and local laws. UNCF complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion and termination.

 

“I work for UNCF because the organization makes a difference in the lives of thousands of students by providing educational funding, internship opportunities and support for UNCF-member institutions.”Mary Williams, Director of Outreach and Recruitment, Washington, DC