Special Assistant to the SVP of Social Impact & Strategy

Values Partnerships (VPI) is looking to hire a Special Assistant to the Senior Vice President of Social Impact & Strategy in the company.

Why join VPI?

Values Partnerships is the country’s largest Black-owned social impact agency. We develop creative engagement campaigns for diverse sectors and audiences, provide strategic advice on complex issues, and market and produce films and television programs with meaning and value.

We have helped to shape, launch and lead corporate and organizational social impact campaigns including Sephora’s work on racial bias in retail; Goldman Sachs’ One Million Black Women campaign; Audible’s campaign launches focused on diverse communities; the Ad Council’s efforts to advance vaccine education with faith communities; and more. 

We help a range of companies, organizations and brands tackle tough challenges related to race and culture; form trust-based partnerships with community leaders; and launch campaigns that have an impact on our clients and the world around us.

Responsibilities:

At Values Partnerships, you will apply your skills to a range of substantive tasks for clients in the corporate, non-profit, faith, advocacy, and entertainment spaces.  

The right candidate will be highly self-motivated, have trust-based, authentic relationships with national and local leaders, a strategic approach to solving problems built from years of experience, a track record of successful management of client relationships, and a heart for communities most of all.

The Special Assistant to the Senior Vice President of Impact & Strategy will lead scheduling, advance, event management, client support across multiple VPI client portfolios. This work includes: onboarding meetings, development of new business proposals, completing strategy documents, scanning relevant social impact news and announcements and reporting out on areas of opportunity, email communications, attendance at meetings scheduled by client, execution of client activations, and final reporting. 

You will report to the Senior Vice President for Impact & Strategy at Values Partnerships. 

Qualifications:

  • Ability to multitask and prioritize tasks
    Excellent time management skills
  • Well-developed organizational skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Great verbal and written communication skills
  • Professional discretion
  • Proficiency in all Google Suite applications, video conferencing platforms (i.e., Zoom, Teams, Chime, Webex, etc.), Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. 

Previous experience and/or interest in digital communications, social media, business consulting, advocacy, or community building.

The position is currently remote. It is preferred that applicants be located in the eastern time zone and have the capability to work some evenings and weekends based on client needs. Client work may also, at times, require travel. Our physical office is located in Washington, D.C.

You can find out more about our work and the clients we serve at www.valuespartnerships.com.

To Apply:

Submit a cover letter, resume, and two writing samples for review. References may be requested after the initial interview.  

You can expect to receive notification about the status of your application within three days. Candidates will participate in an initial video interview with a member(s) of the Values Partnerships team. Subsequent interviews for finalists will take place on video with a member(s) of the senior leadership team.

Send application materials and/or questions to Alexander Blanc – alex@valuespartnerships.com.

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Washington, DC 20003

info@valuespartnerships.com
202.367.9136

 

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