As a non-profit organization and social enterprise, the support we receive from our philanthropic partners is critical to CR’s mission of creating a fairer, safer and healthier marketplace for all consumers. Our philanthropic partners have included the Ford Foundation, Craig Newmark Philanthropies and Alfred P. Sloan Foundation who aided our work on digital privacy and, Breakthrough Energy, Climate Imperative Foundation and the Energy Foundation who fueled our efforts towards a clean, safe and equitable energy and transportation future.
The Philanthropic Partnerships team works to secure the philanthropic resources necessary to advance CR’s mission through its programs and operations. Reporting to the Senior Director, the Associate Director, Philanthropic Partnerships will help achieve fundraising and institutional goals by providing strategic support for fundraising and management of restricted funds; financial reporting and planning; and optimizing the Cy Pres award program. This role is also instrumental in fostering a strategic, collaborative, and donor-centric culture and will represent Philanthropic Partnerships in conversations with CR leadership and external partners.
If you are excited by the prospect of helping a legacy brand continue its 85+ year tradition of advocating for and supporting consumers, we want to hear from you. Be sure to include a cover letter telling us why you’re the right person to drive the achievement of our investment goals.
This is a hybrid position, expected to be remote 90% of the time. The successful candidate must reside within 75-miles of our Yonkers, NY or Washington, DC office. This position is not eligible for sponsorship
Your efforts will help us create collaborative partnerships that drive change and promote innovation in the marketplace, ultimately empowering consumers to protect themselves.
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