Careers at The SEED Foundation
Why join seed?
- This is an entrepreneurial and fluid environment – you will never be bored, and will have easy access to all levels of management within the organization.
- You will be a part of an innovative organization with staff that are extremely focused and intent on creating long-term value. Your colleagues are professional and committed to their work, and respectful and responsive to each other.
- You can take pride in knowing that your efforts will be in service to furthering the educational opportunities of underserved children and their families. Ultimately, your work will help to create a better future that will profoundly impact the lives of students and their families and will have a long-term, generation-altering impact.
We are currently seeking qualified candidates for the positions listed below.
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The Associate Director of Development will be responsible for identifying and developing relationships with The SEED Foundation’s constituents with the goal of soliciting them for major gifts, grants and planned gifts. S/he is responsible for implementing strategies to ensure proper qualification, cultivation, solicitation and stewardship of those donors. The Associate Director of Development will manage a portfolio of approximately 150 individuals and foundations and report to the Chief Development Officer.
The SEED Foundation seeks an entry-level College Success Advisor (CSA) to serve on the front line of our critical college success support. S/he will be a vital resource for students as they transition from SEED through college. Advisors are responsible for building deep relationships with graduates; this is core to CTS’s—and SEED’s—success. Advisors act as our graduates’ advocates, mentors, experts, and cheerleaders as they assist students with the academic, financial aid, and personal challenges associated with college enrollment and success. Although this is an entry-level position, an advisor is expected to have experience working with underrepresented students and an understanding of the college financial aid process and the organizational structure of higher education institutions. This position reports to the College Success Manager.
The Data Analyst to be primarily responsible for managing the implementation of the Network Success Measures across the SEED Network. S/he is also responsible for managing ACT Aspire and the network wide Data Calendars. S/he must be comfortable with ambiguity, enjoy the responsibility of creating new systems and have strong quantitative skills.
The Finance and Administration Assistant provides overall support to the office on a daily basis. The Finance and Administration Assistant will be responsible for accounts payable, office management and other miscellaneous tasks related to finance and administrative operations.
The SEED Foundation is committed to the letter and spirit of equality. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, or national and ethnic origin in hiring and employment, nor in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and other programs.