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 SEED Foundation is searching for a talented administrative assistant who is mission-driven, resourceful, creative and inventive. This person will be able to manage multiple projects, be open and collaborative, have a strong attention to detail and be an excellent communicator. Focused and organized candidates will have the opportunity to be a part of an innovative organization with team members who are intent on improving educational outcomes for underrepresented students.
The administrative assistant is an entry-level position designed to primarily provide administrative support to the Chief Schools Officer (CSO) and the Chief College Success Officer (CCSO). Under the direction of these members of the leadership team, this person will manage vital logistical and administrative functions.
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 College Transition & Success (CTS) Program Coordinator manages projects designed to support the college transition and postsecondary progress of SEED graduates. The CTS Program Coordinator is an entry-level position which primarily focuses on managing professional development, college transition programming, financial education programming, and scholarships. This person will work closely with members of the CTS and school-based College Counseling teams.
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 SEED Foundation seeks an experienced Director of Development Operations and Annual Giving to drive annual/high-dollar giving and operations. The Director works with the Chief Development Officer and the Director of Marketing and Communications in making decisions about strategies, solicitation methods, segmentation, and timing, as well as developing themes, objectives, and goals within a small, but dynamic and fast paced fundraising environment.
The SEED Foundation seeks an energetic Development Coordinator to help implement an ambitious annual Development Plan. Through program coordination, constituent relationship management, and donor outreach, the Development Coordinator helps develop and steward relationships on behalf of The SEED Foundation with prospective supporters and current donors. The Development Coordinator has a range of fundraising responsibilities from gift processing and donor stewardship to major gifts and annual fund coordination to communications and event support. S/he supports key development operations under the supervision of the Director of Development Operations and Annual Giving.
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.