Vice President of Partnerships and Advancement (Corporate)
Website National Urban League
Enabling African Americans and other underserved urban residents to secure economic self-reliance, parity, power and civil rights.
The League seeks a passionate, seasoned, and forward-thinking Vice President of Partnerships and Advancement (Vice President) to increase and expand corporate and foundation support. The Vice President will report to the Senior Vice President & Chief Partnerships Officer and work collaboratively across the organization. As assigned, s/he will support the President and CEO on special projects. The successful candidate will have strong interpersonal and time management skills, and possess the agility to adapt to changing organizational priorities and needs.
The ideal candidate will have a track record of meeting ambitious goals and delivering results. The Vice President will serve as a highly collaborative team member to expand the capacity and capabilities of corporate, foundation, and special projects to help inspire historic philanthropy. In collaboration with internal and external stakeholders, the successful Vice President will actively seek, navigate, and manage relationships for complex new and emerging special partnerships.
The successful candidate will have a commitment to racial equity and civil engagement, proactively identify and solicit new and existing corporate and foundation donors, and understand government relations.
The Vice President will serve as an advocate for the League and, therefore, will be a skilled communicator comfortable conveying the values, strengths, vision, and priorities of the League to diverse audiences.
National Urban League has retained Freeman Philanthropic Services, LLC to assist on this executive recruitment.