Third Sector is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that is transforming the way communities connect people with human services. We partner with governments, service provides, and their partners to generate positive, measurable outcomes for people they serve using public funding and data. We work alongside communities to help build a future that includes improved educational opportunity,
economic mobility, housing stability, and physical and mental health. When our work is complete, organizations entrusted to use public and private funds will have the systems, tools, and data to do more and do better for our communities.
Since 2011, we have worked with more than 40 communities and transitioned over $800 million in public funding to social programs that measurably improve lives. Our team of more than 40 employees works out of offices in Boston and San Francisco, and is united by our core values (Respect, Rigor, Resourcefulness, Results, and Reflection) and our commitment to racial equity.
This full-time position is an exciting opportunity for a mission-driven, action-oriented individual who can execute on a wide range of communications functions and projects that will support Third Sector’s ambitious communications goals. You will help write content, elevate partner stories, drive audience growth, update our website and social media channels, maintain and update communications systems, and assist with strategic communications activities. The Communications Associate will report to the Communications & Marketing Director and collaborate closely with Third Sector project teams.
The Communications Associate will be responsible for the following:
A plus, but not necessary, if you:
How We Recruit Great Team Members
We are committed to creating a process that is equitable and inclusive and that helps us build a diverse team. Our recruitment process stages are outlined below. Once the interview process begins, it typically takes about 4-6 weeks for final decisions to be made and communicated. We will be conducting all interviews on Zoom. Our hiring process includes these steps:
We are committed to transparency throughout this process. We understand interviewing can be stressful and aim to minimize that stress and uncertainty.
This is a full-time position based in our Boston office. The FLSA status for this position is exempt with a salary range of 62,000 to 75,000. Starting salary is determined by experience level within this range. Third Sector also provides competitive benefits including medical, dental, and vision benefits, life insurance, a 401K plan with a 4% match, technology stipend and technology support services and more.
The intended start date for this position is as soon as possible.
During the coronavirus pandemic, Third Sector staff are currently working from home until June 2021 and we welcome applicants from any U.S. location, though preferably from the Eastern Time Zone as the work hours for the Communications Associate are 9am–5pm ET. When we return to the office, we expect the Communications Associate to be available to work in our Boston office.
Applications will be accepted until October, 31st, 2020 at 5 PM Pacific time.