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Full-time, part-time, and volunteer opportunities to join our team.

Propeller is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and we are committed to taking positive action necessary to ensure equal opportunity for all applicants.

Employment

Volunteers

(Senior) Development Coordinator

Position Overview
Propeller is seeking a driven development professional to support our growing development and fundraising efforts. The (Senior) Development Coordinator will work closely with the Senior Storytelling Manager and Executive Director to achieve Propeller’s fundraising goals. The focus of this position will be to develop high quality application and proposals to continue the effective steward of our existing and prospective funders, to both ensure we are meeting the expectations and needs of our funders and that we continue to have robust and quality programming.

Major Responsibilities & Outcomes
Responsible for the execution of projects to achieve results of Propeller’s broad fundraising strategies. Duties include:

Grant Writing and Management

Relationship Management

Critical Competencies

Travel with some evening and weekend work required. This is a salaried and exempt position.

Compensation: $52,000+ annually, commensurate with experience and qualifications. Propeller also offers a competitive benefits package, including health, dental, vision, retirement, paid time off, and professional development.

Start Date: March 2020 – April 2020

To Apply
Priority Application Deadline: February 21, 2020; we recommend early applications and may fill the position before the deadline.

Application Directions: Apply here by presenting your cover letter, resume, 2-3 writing samples (preferably in grant writing and/or reporting), and responses to the questions below:

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Development and Grantwriting Contractor

Contract Deliverables Overview
Propeller is seeking a development and grant writing contractor to support on the execution of Propeller development activities, including but not limited to developing and writing grant proposals (government and foundations), creation and review of corporate sponsorship proposals, creation of presentation materials for board and external audiences, donor communications, donor meeting preparation, and grant reporting (government, corporate, and foundations).

Contract Deliverables

Critical Competencies

Hourly Rate: $40/hour. Up to $4,000 total contract amount.

Start Date: November 13, 2019
End Date: January 31, 2020

To Apply

Apply here by presenting your resume, cover letter, and three professional references relevant to the competencies requested. In your cover letter, please state your qualifications in the position.

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Special Projects Contractor

Contract Deliverables Overview
Propeller is seeking a special projects contractor to support on the execution of Propeller special projects, including but not limited to the facilitation of the LaFourche Incubator strategic planning and facilitation process and the project management of special projects.

Contract Deliverables

Critical Competencies

Hourly Rate: $40/hour. Up to $4,000 total contract amount.
Start Date: November 13, 2019
End Date: January 31, 2020

To Apply

Apply here by presenting your resume, cover letter, and three professional references relevant to the competencies requested. In your cover letter, please state your qualifications in the position.

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Propeller Incubator Host, Work Trade

Your Role

As a host, you will be the first point of contact for our members, guests, and curious community members who come into the space. Your job is to orient all stakeholders to make sure that everyone is getting the most out of Propeller Incubator, our community and resources.

Host Responsibilities

Time Commitment

As a host we ask you to commit to working 15 hours per month for a 2 – 6 month time frame.

Compensation

During 2- 6 months of your hosting, you will receive a co-working membership with 24/7 access, introductions and mentoring from Propeller staff when requested, references from Propeller team members, and access to meeting and event spaces for your own activities if needed.

To Apply:

Apply here

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Intern

Your Role

Propeller hires and works with unpaid interns in order to provide growth and learning opportunities to students in high schools, universities, colleges, and trade schools and/or to provide volunteer experience to non-students.
We accept applications for internships year-round. Selection is based on the applicant’s interest and Propeller’s need. We accept applications for internships in all departments: programs, fundraising and development, marketing, business and operations, and incubator management.
We ask that our interns commit at least 5 hours per week for 5 weeks in order to gain the most meaningful experience.

To Apply

Apply Here

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