Jobs at Ploughshares Fund

WASHINGTON, DC

RESEARCH ASSISTANT INTERN

Ploughshares Fund is seeking a full-time research assistant intern. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, conducting research on arms control and international security, co-editing Early Warning, drafting op-eds, articles, blogs and other publications, assisting with social media and aiding in the daily operations of the Ploughshares Fund Washington, DC office.

For more information, please read the PDF document.

SAN FRANCISCO, CA

MAJOR GIFTS MANAGER

Ploughshares Fund is looking for a full-time Major Gifts Manager to develop and implement strategies for identifying major gift prospects, cultivating donors and prospects and maximizing gifts. The Manager will be primarily responsible for stewardship of our Council Member donors and will assist with special events, including conception, planning and implementing strategic donor cultivation activities and assisting with fundraising and logistics for the annual gala.

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DIRECTOR OF FINANCE

Ploughshares Fund is looking for a full-time Director of Finance to manage and administer all aspects of the financial operations of Ploughshares Fund as well as supervising two other staff positions. This position reports directly to the Executive Director/COO and is a member of the organization’s senior leadership staff.

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DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS

Are you a media savvy communications professional looking to make an impact on national security policy? Do you like distilling complex problems and industry jargon into compelling, plain-spoken narratives that move people to take action? Do you think about messaging strategy at all hours? Then Ploughshares Fund is the place for you.

We are looking for a full-time Director of Communications to build on the many successes that we have accomplished to date and to enhance even more our brand and reputation as a smart, credible and innovative leader in our field.

For more information, please read the PDF document.

COMMUNICATIONS AND SOCIAL MEDIA INTERN

Are you creative, web-savvy and interested in international policy?  Join one of the nation's leading players in national security for a substantive, year-long social media and design internship.  This internship will focus on the nuts and bolts of promoting social change online, for an issue that's constantly in the headlines.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, keeping abreast of news on arms control and other international security to support social media, events, TV interviews, articles, blogs and other publications, designing content for events and social media, assisting in management of social media channels and aiding in the daily operations of the San Francisco office of Ploughshares Fund, one of the leading U.S. grantmaking organizations solely devoted to the peace and security field.  

For more information, please read the PDF document.