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|Job Title||Assistant Executive Director of Grants and External Relations|
|City||New York city|
|Enter a description of the Job|
Good Shepherd Services (GSS), a leading NYC youth and family development organization, is seeking to fill the role of Assistant Executive Director (AED) of Government and External Relations (GER). An executive level position, the AED will work closely and collaboratively with teams that take the lead in sustaining public and private funding; creating dynamic external facing materials; managing public relations; and ensuring robust advocacy and compliance for this well-established and highly regarded agency.
Reports to: Executive Director
About the Government and External Relations Division: The division consists of four departments: Government and Philanthropy (including the Grants and Contracts teams); External Relations, which manages special events, individual giving, and communications; Government and Community Relations, which leads public policy and advocacy; and Compliance and Risk Management. Our Vision is cultivating a collaborative, inclusive, and equitable culture that unlocks unlimited resources.
Oversee the work of the Government and External Relations division and partner with the Executive Director to impact the human services sector on local, state, and national levels
Experience and Characteristics
Understanding of how institutional racism manifests in social services agencies and the courage to champion anti-racist and anti-oppressive stances
Thorough understanding of non-profit fundraising budgets and strategic fundraising plans
Able to oversee a focused communication strategy for amplifying GSS’ presence in the sector
Advocacy, Government & Community Relations
Experience in the field of health and human services related to government relations, public policy, advocacy and community relations
Possess a high-level understanding of our government contracts, and ability to effectively advocate for the agency’s interests in various settings
Compliance and Risk Management
Broad understanding of risk associated with non-profit organizations and approaches to mitigating them
10-15 years of progressive leadership experience in non-profit management preferred
|Company Name||Good Shepherd Services|