We are currently hiring for the following positions:
The New York Community Trust (The Trust), the community foundation for the New York area, is offering a Communications Fellowship. The Trust connects past, present, and future generous New Yorkers with vital nonprofits working to make a healthy, equitable, and thriving community for all. Established in 1924, it is one of the largest and oldest community foundations in the United States and a leading funder of local nonprofits. With assets approaching $3 billion, it is a fundraising foundation that makes grants to improve life in New York through bolstering the arts, strengthening communities, creating healthier neighborhoods and more.
The Fellow will gain a deep understanding of nonprofit communications in a collaborative and fast-paced environment. They will work directly with a two-person communications team, and indirectly with our donor and philanthropic initiatives staff. The Fellow will take on a range of projects. This will include:
The Communications Fellow will be part of an organizational-wide effort to publicize The Trust’s work. Candidates should have clear and accurate writing skills, strong proofreading and research skills, good attention to details and strong organizational skills, ability to work both on a team and independently; and knowledge of New York City. The fellow should have interest in writing for and about philanthropy and the nonprofit world.
Email, as a single PDF document, your resume, cover letter, and short writing sample (500-1500 words) to Janet Reynolds-Fletcher at email@example.com. In the subject line please put your First Name, Last Name, and Communications Fellowship,