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Career Opportunities

Controller

Position Summary
This position holds a key role at the American Indian College Fund (College Fund), a national non-profit with a $30 million operating budget supporting over 4,000 American Indian students annually and 34 Tribal Colleges and Universities.  The Controller directs and accounts for the financial affairs of the organization and provides management with financial information necessary to make operational decisions.

This position is responsible for ensuring good stewardship of the resources entrusted to the College Fund by donors to accomplish our mission.  The Controller provides oversight on budgets, investments, cash position, and ratios used by watchdog agencies monitoring not-for-profits.  The College Fund maintains budgets on several levels including organizationally, departmentally, and by project/program.  The College Fund’s investments include a $50 million endowment.  Moreover, the College Fund strives to achieve the highest standards and ratings of watchdog agencies.

The Controller supervises an in-house accountant and maintains relationships with the College Fund’s auditors, bankers, investment consultants, and insurance brokers.  This position has significant interactions with team members across the College Fund, especially department heads.

To Apply:

Qualified applicants: please send a letter of interest, salary requirements and a current resume by email (with Word or PDF documents, combined in one attachment, and in the subject line, list your name and Controller), to Human Resources at applications@collegefund.org.  All requested information and documents required.  Open until filled.

The American Indian College Fund is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Media Placement Manager

Position Summary
The purpose of this position is to increase awareness of the American Indian College Fund’s (College Fund) mission and work through placement of promotional pieces in all media channels, including but not limited to digital, television and radio – all resulting in increased donor/constituent engagement.

In partnership with Wieden+Kennedy, the College Fund’s advertising agency, manage the production of public service campaigns and other branded content.  This position then secures in-kind media placement,  in alignment with potential College Fund-identified top tier audiences,  to generate awareness of the College Fund among the general population, with the purpose of increasing engagement.

To Apply:

Qualified applicants: please send a letter of interest, salary requirements and a current resume by email (with Word or PDF documents, combined in one attachment, and in the subject line, list your name and Media Placement Manager), to Human Resources at applications@collegefund.org.  All requested information and documents required.  Open until filled.
All requested information and documents required.
The American Indian College Fund is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Assistant to the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs

Position Summary
The American Indian College Fund (College Fund) strives to positively impact the lives of American Indians by supporting their higher education and career objectives.  College Fund team members believe education is the answer and collectively we raise funds, provide scholarships, and holistically support students in achieving their goals.

This position works directly with the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (ORSP) team by providing critical administrative support.  These functions directly support the mission, vision, and strategic goals of the organization.

Due to the role of supporting the College Fund’s top strategic objectives by working with the organization’s leadership and staff, ORSP team, TCU leadership, staff, students, Foundation staff, and other external constituents, the person in this position must demonstrate a strong commitment to the College Fund’s values, strategic plan initiatives, and a high level of confidentiality.

To Apply:

Qualified applicants, please send a letter of interest, résumé, and salary requirements by email (with Word or PDF documents in one attachment, and in the subject line, your name and Assistant to ORSP) to Human Resources at applications@collegefund.org.
Open until filled.
All requested information and documents required.
American Indian College Fund is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Assistant to the Chief Marketing and Development Officer


Position Summary

The American Indian College Fund (College Fund) strives to positively impact the lives of American Indians by supporting their higher education and career objectives. College Fund team members believe education is the answer and collectively we raise funds, provide scholarships, and holistically support students in achieving their goals.

This position works directly with the Chief Marketing and Development Officer (CMDO) in support of the College Fund’s strategic objectives.

The Assistant to the CMDO will provide direct administrative and project support. Initiative and professional support are imperative to success.

This position shares in the front desk operations to provide professional and efficient management of visitors, telephone calls and messages.

To Apply:
Qualified applicants: please send a letter of interest, salary requirements (must be included), and a current resume in a Word document or PDF, combined as one attachment. In the subject line, list your name and the position title to applications@collegefund.org.
Open until filled.
All requested information and documents required.
American Indian College Fund is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Volunteer Opportunities

Are you looking to find a place where your contributions make a difference? Have you some free time to lend a hand? Looking to find a place where you can develop your job skills in a fun and learning environment?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, then we would like to meet you.

The American Indian College Fund currently has volunteer opportunities available. We are seeking a civic minded individual/s who can lend their skills in the following area: Office or clerical support – answer phone, file, data entry.

Contact Info:
Human Resources
303-426-8900

Resumes can be sent to:
American Indian
College Fund
Human Resources
8333 Greenwood Blvd. Denver, CO 80221
email: applications@collegefund.org

The American Indian College Fund is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

The American Indian College Fund is dedicated to the principles of equal employment opportunity in any term, condition, or privilege of employment. We do not discriminate against applicants or employees on the basis of age 40 and over, race, sex, color, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.