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Thank you for your interest in United Way of Massachusetts Bay! Each and every person who works for United Way shares a common bond: the desire to improve the quality of life for as many people as possible in the communities across Eastern Massachusetts. Are you interested in making a difference? Browse our list of open positions and submit your resume today!

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Special Events Manager05/19/15

Events and engagement experiences are a means to deliver United Way's strategic message, increase community awareness, raise funds, cultivate, educate and recognize donors and other constituents, increase donor commitment to United Way, and provide Development staff with a platform for one to one engagement with donors and prospects. The Special Events Manager - oversees the strategic planning and timely execution of events and special experiences for donors and prospects, as well as onsite technology to manage guests and collect donations.

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Individual Giving Officer05/04/15

The Individual Giving Officer is responsible for achieving clearly defined revenue goals by cultivating relationships with high net-worth donors and prospects in an effort to ensure maximum engagement of our donors which will ultimately lead to improved donor retention, acquisition, and growth across various channels. This position will cultivate and solicit leadership contributors and prospects through workplace campaigns, community-based efforts in their hometowns, mailings, and other fund-raising events and engagement opportunities. This position is also responsible for establishing, enhancing and leveraging key internal relationships in order to achieve optimal results.  read more »

Director Affinity Engagement05/04/15

This critical position works to foster and support lasting relationships between United Way and several generations of donors, promoting positive attitudes toward giving and engagement, and is responsible for designing, implementing, and coordinating comprehensive communications, development tools, education and engagement events and opportunities.  read more »

AmeriCorps VISTA: US2020 BoSTEM Coordinator05/04/15

Citizen Schools/US2020 is recruiting aspiring leaders for high-impact VISTA positions working with communities across the country to bring STEM mentors and opportunities to under-served and underrepresented youth.  read more »

Community Ambassador04/23/15

The Community Ambassador functions as a member of the Development staff of United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley. With a team of United Way staff and volunteers, Community Ambassadors conduct, manage and monitor assigned corporate and individual solicitations as well as employee campaigns so that maximum results are achieved. We are looking for Community Ambassadors for both our Boston and Lowell offices.  read more »

Financial Capability VISTA, Portsmouth, NH04/10/15

This full time AmeriCorps VISTA member will work with United Way of the Greater Seacoast staff on issues relating to Family Financial Stability (Focus: homelessness and low income populations).  read more »

Development Director, Corporate Relations04/05/15

This position, in conjunction with the Boston Corporate Relations Team, will build and lead major partnerships between United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley (UWMBMV) and corporations in the greater Boston area. He/She will be responsible for creating and executing the short and long-term strategies to realize substantial revenue growth by leading annual fundraising campaigns at corporate accounts. He/She will focus efforts not only on existing relationships but must drive new business. In addition to revenue goals related to his/her corporate accounts, the director will also focus on year-round engagement with corporate partners through activities such as volunteer opportunities, leadership programing and key United Way events. These partnerships that the director is helping to develop and advance are meant to inspire greater and more consistent involvement with United Way and will result in additional generosity of time, influence, and money. The outward facing role will require the candidate to be a leader who has demonstrated an ability to build strong, mutually beneficial relationships. She/He will be able to negotiate various internal and external interests and tasks simultaneously and will be able to perform other related duties as assigned.  read more »

Administrative Assistant03/30/15

This position supports the Vice President of Individual and Corporate Giving and members of the Individual and Major Gift team through preparation of reports and correspondence for internal and external purposes. Also, this person provides database maintenance, telephone support, meeting coordination, pledge processing, managing electronic communication to staff, donors and volunteers. This position also provides support to various organizational initiatives, some general department functions and other projects as assigned.  read more »

United Way AmeriCorps Member - Extended to 6/15/1503/30/15

The United Way's Lynn AmeriCorps program deploys 15 AmeriCorps members across Lynn public schools and community based non-profit agencies. The Lynn AmeriCorps team provides key support services, ensuring a holistic approach throughout the community to reduce barriers to success for immigrant children and their families, with the overall goal of reducing the dropout rate among these populations in Lynn.  read more »