The New York Community Trust connects past, present, and future generous New Yorkers with vital nonprofits working to make a healthy, equitable, and thriving community for all. In 2024, The Trust will mark its centennial as the community foundation serving New York City, Westchester, and Long Island. This milestone provides a moment to document the institution’s accomplishments; services offered to donors, nonprofits, institutional and government partners; and the positive changes it has helped engender in the community. The centennial also provides an opportunity to look forward and ensure that The Trust has a vital role in making our region better for all.
To prepare for the centennial celebration, The Trust seeks a Special Projects Writer a two-year, full-time, special-projects position.
The position writes and edits a range of communications that chronicle The Trust’s century of work and increase visibility of The Trust and its services, particularly for an audience of high net worth individuals and their professional advisors. The writer promotes the impact of The Trust’s grantmaking program and helps maintain and build its legacy and positive reputation.
The writer drafts:
The writer also performs other tasks, which may include editing and proofreading, as assigned by the communications director, vice president for philanthropic initiatives, and president.
The salary range is $65,000 to $75,000 and is commensurate with experience. Benefits include subsidized health insurance, 12 paid holidays, and at least four weeks of annual vacation and sick leave. We expect the position will work full-time on-site at The Trust’s midtown office.
The New York Community Trust is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate based on race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexuality or gender identity, status as a veteran, or disability or on any other federal, state or local protected class.
Please submit your resume and cover letter to Joan Reedy, Human Resources, The New York Community Trust by email at firstname.lastname@example.org (be sure to include “Special Projects Writer” in the subject of your email) or by mail to 909 Third Avenue, New York, NY 10022. No calls please.