Do you care about economic justice and financial inclusion? Are you a smart, savvy, collaborative professional who wants to influence the conversation about who gets access to economic opportunity? Opportunity Finance Network has a new and exciting position on our Strategic Communications team. As the Senior Associate, Strategic Communications, you will contribute to the overall effectiveness of OFN’s strategic communications by planning, implementing, and tracking activities associated with public relations, media outreach, and external speaking engagements. In this role you will have the opportunity to serve as a key contributor to the execution of strategic communications and public relations efforts to disseminate OFN key messages, increase brand awareness, ensure brand reputation, and raise the profile of community development financial institutions. You will be accountable for carrying out tactics that advance OFN’s strategic goals and priorities in support of its members and the CDFI industry overall. If you want to work in an environment that creates huge impact – OFN is for you!
OFN is a leading national network of CDFIs headquartered in Washington, D.C. In pursuit of our mission to align capital with social, economic, and political justice, OFN supports its 390+ member CDFIs to drive transformational change in financially underserved rural, urban, and Native communities nationwide. We help money flow to people and places where traditional finance doesn’t reach. As a financial intermediary, OFN secures private capital for CDFIs through strategic partnerships with leading corporations such as Google and Twitter, mainstream financial institutions such as Bank of America and Wells Fargo, and philanthropic organizations such as the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
OFN builds the strength of its membership and other CDFIs through financial products and services, events, training, research, policy advocacy, and visibility. Currently, OFN has an on-balance sheet loan portfolio of $150 million and manages capital on-and off-balance sheets of nearly $1 billion, and has plans to bring an additional $1 billion in new private capital to the industry.
To learn more, visit: https://www.ofn.org/
People who work at OFN come from a variety of professional and academic backgrounds. If you:
Come be a part of our growing diverse, highly committed, skilled, and collaborative staff. At OFN, we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive workplace, so if you are excited about this role but your experience does not align perfectly with every qualification, we encourage you to apply nonetheless. You may be the right candidate for this or other roles.
OFN offers a generous benefit package. Highlights include:
Supervisor: SVP, Strategic Communications
To apply, submit a cover letter and resume to: https://www.appone.com/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=5334397
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