Cause: Funder, International
Location: Palo Alto, CA
Role: Communications, Management, Marketing, Public Engagement
About Skoll Foundation
Jeff Skoll created The Skoll Foundation in 1999 to pursue his vision of a sustainable world of peace and prosperity. The Foundation's mission is to drive large scale change by investing in, connecting and celebrating social entrepreneurs and the innovators who help them solve the world’s most pressing problems. By identifying the people and programs already creating positive change, Skoll Foundation empowers them to extend their reach, deepen their impact and fundamentally improve society.
About the Job
Reporting to the Director of Public Engagement and Communications, the Manager will have primary responsibility for project managing the Foundation’s on and offline engagement, marketing, and communications work, including the development of content and organization of convenings to activate influencer audiences with a view to catalyzing support for social entrepreneurs.
The Manager will work across Foundation and partner teams in a highly integrated and coordinated way on the Foundation’s convenings, including the Skoll World Forum; on managing and maintaining the Foundation’s editorial calendar and operationalizing thought leadership/press opportunities for staff and partners; and on any other projects that include storytelling and communications components.