Careers | Welcoming America

Employment Opportunities

Welcoming America endeavors to build a movement of welcoming communities that will transform our country. This is an exciting and ambitious task, and we seek team members who are entrepreneurial, hardworking, kind, and determined to build a better world by bringing people together.

Welcoming America offers outstanding benefits, competitive compensation, and the opportunity to be part of a unique organization that is creating new pathways to change. Please see our available openings below and apply through our online application.

 

Welcoming America leads a movement of inclusive communities across the nation becoming more prosperous by making everyone who lives there feel like they belong. Since our founding in 2009, Welcoming America has established a strong reputation and built an innovative network of local leaders at the front lines of developing policies that help residents fully participate, and addressing the root causes of polarization by bridging divides.


We are now hiring for a newly formed position – Membership & Events Manager


The Membership and Events Manager serves as the primary point of contact for Welcoming America’s new and prospective members and manages essential benefits for current members. Membership responsibilities include membership outreach, intake, dues processing and onboarding services.

The Membership and Events Manager is also responsible for managing Welcoming America’s events. These include the organization’s flagship events -- a multi-day conference which brings hundreds of advocates and local government staff and a global week of action that brings immigrants and long-time residents together to build connections and lift up the values of welcoming. Other online and offline events including in-person trainings, webinars, board meetings, and funder events fall under the Network and Events Manager’s responsibilities.

We are seeking candidates who are resourceful, detail oriented, flexible, and able to interact with diverse constituencies. Candidates should have a strong customer service orientation, along with strong written and oral communications skills.
 
Education
A Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent experience of at least four (4) additional years in a membership and/or events management capacity, is required.
 
Experience
2-3 years of relevant experience is required. Experience planning and executing high quality events is required. Experience managing diverse stakeholder groups and working with a diverse networks and personalities is preferred. A knowledge of the immigration and immigrant inclusion field is preferred but not required. Salesforce and Higher Logic experience is preferred.

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Welcoming America offers outstanding benefits, competitive compensation, and the opportunity to be part of a unique organization that is creating new pathways to change.

Welcoming America is an EEO/AA/Individuals with Disabilities/Veteran Employer. Immigrants and people of color are strongly encouraged to apply.