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Laura Fagen

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  • published External Relations Manager in Volunteer 2021-01-14 18:07:58 -0500

    External Relations Manager

    Organization Mission and Vision

    The Young Nonprofit Professionals Network of Washington, DC (YNPNdc) activates young nonprofit professionals and champions their needs to strengthen the Greater Washington nonprofit community. We are a community of forward-thinking and inspired nonprofit professionals who are effecting change.

    YNPNdc is an independent 501(c)(3) organization, affiliated with the Young Nonprofit Professionals Network (YNPN), which serves more than 50,000 members and includes chapters in more than 40 cities. 

    Position Overview

    The External Relations Manager is responsible for media relations of YNPNdc and for creating and maintaining marketing partnerships, including but not limited to universities, nonprofits, businesses and more. This position will also help grow our sponsorship programming as well as collaborating with the Fundraising Committee to create and execute benefits for sponsors.

    Primary Responsibilities

    • Create media strategy for YNPNdc events and initiatives
    • Identify, prioritize, and pursue high potential and long-term partnership opportunities
    • Support the Fundraising Committee with identifying and building relationships with sponsors
    • Manage the execution of sponsor benefits
    • Ensure the organization is represented at events and meetings organized by partners.

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Deep connections within the Greater Washington nonprofit sector
    • Strong ability to focus, listen deeply, and create space for open conversation and learning.
    • Commitment to personal and professional growth
    • Experience with partner relations, communications strategy, or community organizing strongly preferred
    • Interested in the non-profit field and YNPNdc’s mission and vision
    • Ability to dedicate time to the position and organization (5-10 hours per month)

    Application Deadline: February 15, 2021

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  • published Multimedia Manager in Volunteer 2021-01-14 18:07:07 -0500

    Multimedia Manager

    Organization Mission and Vision

    The Young Nonprofit Professionals Network of Washington, DC (YNPNdc) activates young nonprofit professionals and champions their needs to strengthen the Greater Washington nonprofit community. We are a community of forward-thinking and inspired nonprofit professionals who are effecting change.

    YNPNdc is an independent 501(c)(3) organization, affiliated with the Young Nonprofit Professionals Network (YNPN), which serves more than 50,000 members and includes chapters in more than 40 cities. 

    Position Overview

    The Multimedia Manager is responsible for overseeing all creative asset creation, management, and distribution for maximum impact and reach of YNPNdc communications. They develop the overall design concept and production for all communications and marketing materials, including one-pagers, email/social/web graphics, video, and other advertisements.

    Primary Responsibilities

    • Create photo and video content for all communications channels
    • Serve as lead designer for the organization
    • Manage the organization brand standards
    • Take photo and video at YNPNdc events

    Secondary Responsibilities

    • Create a media management system
    • Collaborate with the Communications team to meet communications media needs

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Knowledge of photo and video design software
    • Experience with Canva
    •  Photography and videography experience preferred
    • Interested in the non-profit field and YNPNdc’s mission and vision
    • Ability to dedicate time to the position and organization (5-10 hours per month)

    Application Deadline: February 15, 2021


  • published Content Manager in Volunteer 2021-01-14 18:02:32 -0500

    Content Manager

    Organization Mission and Vision

    The Young Nonprofit Professionals Network of Washington, DC (YNPNdc) activates young nonprofit professionals and champions their needs to strengthen the Greater Washington nonprofit community. We are a community of forward-thinking and inspired nonprofit professionals who are effecting change.

    YNPNdc is an independent 501(c)(3) organization, affiliated with the Young Nonprofit Professionals Network (YNPN), which serves more than 50,000 members and includes chapters in more than 40 cities. 

    Position Overview

    The Content Manager is responsible for overseeing YNPNdc’s online content strategy, leading the  writing and editing of blog posts, as well as curating content from other sources to share with YNPNdc members.

    Primary Responsibilities

    • Create and publish at least one post per month for YNPNdc’s blog
    • Solicit and edit blog posts by other YNPNdc volunteers and board members
    • Create an organization-wide editorial calendar
    • Curate content and resources for distribution to our members

    Secondary Responsibilities

    • Provide support for the Website Manager when necessary
    • Support creation of the content strategy with the Director of Communications

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Excellent blog writing skills
    • Knowledge of SEO
    • Basic knowledge of CMS
    • Interested in the non-profit field and YNPNdc’s mission and vision
    • Ability to dedicate time to the position and organization (5-10 hours/month)

    Application Deadline: February 15, 2021


  • Share your voice: Take the 2021 Membership Survey!

    YNPNdc board and volunteers are always working to make sure our members are getting the best experience from us! As we think about what 2021 looks like, we want to ensure we're providing resources, events and more to help you on your professional development journey.

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  • published Website Manager in Volunteer 2021-01-09 12:24:54 -0500

    Website Manager

    Organization Mission and Vision

    The Young Nonprofit Professionals Network of Washington, DC (YNPNdc) activates young nonprofit professionals and champions their needs to strengthen the Greater Washington nonprofit community. We are a community of forward-thinking and inspired nonprofit professionals who are effecting change.

    YNPNdc is an independent 501(c)(3) organization, affiliated with the Young Nonprofit Professionals Network (YNPN), which serves more than 50,000 members and includes chapters in more than 40 cities. 

    Position Overview

    The Website Manager is responsible for overseeing YNPNdc’s website strategy, and the creation and maintenance of web pages and other web content. This position will collaborate closely with the Content Manager to help tell the story of YNPN online, especially through the blog. 

    Primary Responsibilities

    • Manage and develop all website content for YNPNdc.org
    • Create and curate shareable content for YNPNdc.org (including the blog)
    • Work closely with Communications Director to develop and manage editorial calendar for all web content (including editorial and production workflow for the blog)
    • Monitor web analytics and make recommendations based on SEO best practice
    • Coordinate with communications team for blog promotion on social media and in email blasts
    • Serve as communications liaison to the Fundraising Committee

    Secondary Responsibilities

    • Provide guidance on marketing content for the web, such as event pages, calls for applications, promotions, surveys, etc.
    • Generate monthly reports on web analytics for Communications Committee
    • Design graphics to accompany blog posts as needed
    • Ensure all editorial content follows best practice
    • Maintain brand consistency

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Experience with Content Management Systems (WordPress preferred)
    • Strong writing and editing skills
    • Strong ability to focus, listen deeply, and create space for open conversation and learning
    • Commitment to personal and professional growth
    • Interested in the nonprofit field and YNPNdc’s mission and vision
    • Ability to dedicate time to the position and organization (5-10 hours per month)

    Application Deadline: February 1, 2021

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  • published Volunteer Engagement Assistant (Virtual) in Volunteer 2020-12-03 19:24:33 -0500

    Volunteer Engagement Assistant (Virtual)

    Organization Mission and Vision

    The Young Nonprofit Professionals Network of Washington, DC (YNPNdc) activates young nonprofit professionals and champions their needs to strengthen the Greater Washington nonprofit community. We are a community of forward-thinking and inspired nonprofit professionals who are effecting change.

    YNPNdc is an independent 501(c)(3) organization, affiliated with the Young Nonprofit Professionals Network (YNPN), which serves more than 50,000 members and includes chapters in more than 40 cities.

    Position Overview

    The Volunteer Engagement Assistant will assist the Director of Volunteer Management & Engagement with outreach and relationship building among volunteers. It is crucial for YNPNdc volunteers to have a positive working environment and provide opportunities for each to connect with one another. This position will report to the Director of Volunteer Management & Engagement.

    Primary Responsibilities

    • Develop and maintain an understanding of who and what the YNPNdc volunteers are interested in.
    • Identify and cultivate 2-4 virtual social events for relationship building among the volunteers.
    • Serve as the moderator for the event discussion.
    • Provide pre-planning and virtual onsite logistical support for the social volunteer events.
    • Administer promotional communications of the social volunteer events.

    Secondary Responsibilities

    • Draft materials as necessary in partnership with the Director of Volunteer Management & Engagement.
    • Member of the Volunteer Committee.

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills.
    • Strong event planning skills, especially for virtual events.
    • Comfortable with navigating Zoom meeting software.
    • Experience in volunteer engagement and relationship cultivation is a plus, but not required.
    • Interested in the non-profit field and YNPNdc’s mission and vision.
    • Ability to dedicate time to the position and organization (3-6 hours/month, this includes attendance to the virtual social volunteer events. 6 month minimum commitment).

    Deadline to apply is January 18, 2021.

    APPLY