Job Opportunities

Atlanta, GA
The Civic Incubator seeks a Digital Communications Manager to lead creative design, marketing and communications, and storytelling to support the Points of Light Civic Incubator. The position will manage strategic outreach through integrated communications (internal & external storytelling), engaging our networks and infrastructure support.
Atlanta, GA (preferred) or Washington, D.C.
HandsOn Network seeks a Coordinator to support the work of our fast moving department. The Coordinator reports to the Manager, Communications for HandsOn Network and is responsible for supporting the overall administrative and operational needs of the team to ensure high performing, effective, and well-supported processes that will facilitate the ability to meet aggressive goals. In addition, the Coordinator will work with the team to maintain and improve communication channels, playing a key role in engaging our network of 250 Affiliates.
Atlanta, GA (preferred), Washington, DC, or Worldwide (remote position)
Points of Light is seeking an entrepreneurial problem solver who has a passion for social change, belief in the power of the private sector to impact community needs, and experience developing and delivering results-focused services, programs and solutions. The Manager of Global Corporate Solutions is responsible for scoping and planning worldwide employee engagement programs for corporate partners, managing delivery across multiple international markets in collaboration with local Points of Light Network delivery partners, administering contracts and payment processes, identifying creative solutions to local challenges, and delivering program evaluation and reporting.
Atlanta, GA
The All For Good Sales Manager is responsible for driving adoption of the All For Good platform and its tools in the marketplace, including, but not limited to revenue-generating partnerships. Initially a philanthropic effort started by engineers at Google and other leaders in the nonprofit sector, All For Good is in the early stages of identifying revenue models to become sustainable. The Sales Manager will serve a critical role in designing and testing these revenue strategies while also delivering on the mission value of the platform to help more good causes recruit the volunteers they need.
Atlanta, GA
The Development Department Coordinator manages all aspects of gift tracking and stewardship for contributed revenue in excess of $20M annually – including gift recording and reporting, finance integration, stewardship activities, and data management and CRM information systems to fulfill the goals of the Development Office
New York
The generationOn Clubs program engages K-12 students in hands-on service, service-learning and leadership development through a national network of clubs at schools and community-based organizations. The program provides students the opportunity to build life and leadership skills by working in a group to implement meaningful hands-on service projects locally, nationally and globally. Program materials are designed to provide kids and teens with the knowledge, access to resources, project ideas, and opportunities for action that they need in order to discover their power to make a difference. The Program Manager, generationOn Clubs will set and guide the strategy and manage all aspects of the program including facilitating a network of adult facilitators, youth leaders, club members and non-profit partners.
New York
generationOn is seeking a driven and creative Web & Social Media Coordinator who will be responsible for managing web content and social media channels. This position is also responsible for day-to-day management and optimization of content across programs and growth of engagement with web and all social platforms.
Atlanta, GA
Points of Light is seeking a Chief Marketing and Communications Officer to oversee and manage marketing and communications for Points of Light. This includes marketing of the organizations’ programs and events through multiple channels, cause marketing, strategic and corporate communications, media and public relations, brand development and design.


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Daily Point Of Light Award Internship
Atlanta, GA
We are looking for an individual who has the ability to generate fresh story ideas and who can create stories for one or more types of media. This person should also know how to generate leads and seek out potential honorees and should be able to synthesize complex subjects in plain English, stripping away jargon. He or she must be creative and inquisitive, nimble and open-minded – ready to take on any new challenges that may arise. We prefer candidates with communications or marketing backgrounds, college students or recent graduates and with knowledge of the Associated Press style.
HandsOn Network Communication Inernship
Washington, DC (Farragut North Area)
HandsOn Network is seeking a Communication Intern who can work with staff to maintain and improve our communication channels including our website, blog, and social media profiles. The Communication Intern will play a key role in assisting staff in engaging our 250+ affiliate network and 250,000+ online network to inspire, equip, and mobilize people to take action that changes the world. This position is ideal for aspiring communication professionals or online strategists looking for an in-depth experience to expand their portfolio. You will own projects, develop new ideas, and be given the time to make them great.
Development Systems Internship
Atlanta, GA
Join the Development Team at Points of Light for a Spring Internship. This internship will focus on assisting the Development Team to manage and update our data platform. This position will work closely with the Director of Individual Giving and Coordinator of Development Services to update current information in our Salesforce database along with providing other data analysis.
Corporate Partnerships Internship
Atlanta, GA
Join the Corporate Partnerships team for a Spring internship. This team is responsible for raising funds for the organization and successfully engaging Fortune 100/500 clients in our work. Points of Light hosts the largest Conference in the world focused on volunteering and service. We are seeking a summer intern who will specifically support Conference sponsor management and fulfillment. Major functions and skills required include project management, account management, and some marketing and communications outreach. Your work will contribute to the development of partnership materials, sponsor management and fulfillment, and some research and analysis and data management, as well as other related and comparable duties as assigned.
Pipeline Development Associate
Several Locations Available
We are seeking a team of part-time “Pipeline Development Associates” to aid in the recruitment and selection process for our next program which will launch in Spring 2016. The Associate will work independently and collaboratively with the Civic Accelerator team to develop a pipeline of qualified entrepreneur applicants and local partners, encourage strong applicants to apply, and assist in the cohort selection process. A successful Associate will become the “Civic Accelerator go-to person” for their specific region, as well as the “eyes and ears” on the ground for the Civic Accelerator Leadership Team.

Americorps Opportunities

Various Locations Available
Ready Corps, an AmeriCorps program implemented by Points of Light, creates disaster resilient communities by increasing preparedness of individuals and families through volunteer engagement. Ready Corps members will serve 10-month terms beginning February 2016.
Atlanta, GA
We are recruiting one VISTA Leader to work with our program staff in developing resources, providing training, and developing a strong network among the twenty national VISTAs placed across the country through this program.
Atlanta, GA
Have you served at least one year as a VISTA? Do you want to develop leadership skills while supporting VISTAs in their efforts to fight poverty and empower communities?

ServiceWorks VISTA Program members will develop a youth service and employability training program to provide professional development, networking, and project management skills, ultimately increasing employability for young adults (16‐24 year‐olds) participating in the program. VISTAs will engage volunteers to support training provision, mentorship and long‐term program sustainability.

Volunteer Opportunities

Skills Based Volunteer: Finance Administrative Manager
Atlanta, GA
Points of Light is searching for a talented and highly driven Skills Based Volunteer (SBV) to provide diverse administrative support to the Chief Financial and Administration Officer. The SBV Finance Administrative Manager will support the office of the CFAO and operations by planning, organizing, and implementing administrative systems, as well as assisting with monitoring budgetary and financial reports, tracking project milestones and deliverables, and performing other specific project based tasks. This volunteer position reports to the Chief Financial and Administration Officer, Points of Light Foundation.
AMERICORPS ALUMS – Individual Giving Campaign Skills-based Volunteer
Washington, DC
AmeriCorps Alums is seeking highly qualified and committed individual to design key systems to support the organization’s growth. Nearly 820,000 Americans have served as AmeriCorps members. An additional 80,000 AmeriCorps members serve each year, which means our alumni community is nearly 1 million strong. Though we are a vibrant and growing alumni community, we have never launched a systemic individual giving campaign. This year, the 20th anniversary of AmeriCorps, is a pivotal moment to engage our alumni community in opportunities to give. We are seeking a skills-based volunteer (ideally with fundraising experience) to help us launch the anniversary giving campaign.