Chief of Staff, Development
Location: Los Angeles, California (on-site)
PragerU is the world's leading conservative nonprofit that is focused on changing minds through the creative use of digital media. Taking full advantage of today's technology and social media, we educate millions of Americans and young people about the values that make America great. We’re proud to be voted among the “Best Place to Work in Los Angeles” by the LA Business Journal 2 years in a row.
The Chief of Staff, Development will work with our Head of Fundraising/Development to oversee a staff of 25+. You’ll be the group’s conductor, helping keep the ‘trains’ running on time across multiple teams with your impeccable organizational, systems creation, and project management skills. Prior background in management is required with proven experience in successfully jumping from project to project in any given day to progress things forward. Having Chief-of-Staff experience is more important to us than nonprofit experience, but an ideal candidate will have both at a fast-growing organization. We really need a true problem solver who can think steps ahead on various initiatives simultaneously.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Oversee weekly/monthly/quarterly/annual reporting required for both internal and external purposesWork with data team to ensure accurate, timely data ingestion of donor funds and strategize on best wealth screening/donor distribution strategies for the fundraising teamCraft proposals and presentations as needed in coordination with writers and foundation directorsManage mass-engagement donor acquisition execution and optimization Manage internal workflows for successful event execution, including timeline oversight and day-of coordinationOversee our direct mail cadence, vendor relationship and project management messaging/delivery cadenceStaying on top of fundraising trends and the nonprofit community
Successful candidates will possess:
5+ years experience in either Chief-of-Staff type roles, and/or non-profit fundraising with management experienceImpeccable organizational/project management skillsAbility to think through 2nd- and 3rd-order effects when creating processes and systemsTrue problem-solver who has the entrepreneurial itch to ‘build’Experience with fundraising software CRMs preferableExcellent verbal and written communication skillsSelf-Starter, highly ethical and well versed in our content, presenters, worldviewTime management and flexibility with job dutiesFamiliarity with digital ecosystem/social media channels
How to Apply: First review our website at www.prageru.com and biannual report in the About Us section. Please submit a resume and cover letter. In your cover letter, include a section explaining how your values align with ours, and why you would want to specifically work at PragerU.
What We Do: We promote American values through the creative use of educational videos that reach millions of people online. Serving all ages, our content offers a free alternative to the dominant left-wing ideology in culture, media, and education. Whether you’re searching for a deeper understanding, a new perspective, or a way to get involved, PragerU helps people think and live better. To learn more about PragerU, visit http://prageru.com.
Salary Range: The salary target for this role is $125,000 - $175,000. Final offer amounts depend on multiple factors including candidate experience and expertise, and most recent market data. This position is eligible for an annual bonus based on personal and company performance, in addition to our robust benefits package.