The Pew Charitable Trusts is driven by the power of knowledge to solve today’s most challenging problems. Pew applies a rigorous, analytical approach to improve public policy, inform the public and invigorate civic life.
We are an independent nonprofit organization – the sole beneficiary of seven individual trusts established between 1948 and 1979 by two sons and two daughters of Sun Oil Company founder Joseph N. Pew and his wife, Mary Anderson Pew.
Our work lays the foundation for effective policy solutions by informing and engaging citizens, linking diverse interests to pursue common cause and insisting on tangible results. Our projects encourage efficient, responsive governments – at the local, state, national and international levels – serving the public interests.
With offices in Philadelphia, Washington DC, Australia, Brussels and London, and with additional staff in other regions of the United States and around the globe, Pew provides an exciting learning environment and the opportunity to work with highly talented individuals. We are a dynamic, rapidly evolving organization that values creativity and innovative thinking and fosters strong teamwork with mutual respect.
Institutional Partnerships at Pew includes Philanthropic Partnerships (PPG) which is responsible for identifying, cultivating, soliciting, and stewarding individual and foundation gifts, as well as Pew Trusts UK and Europe, which oversees institution-wide collaborations and Pew operations in Europe. These are departments with high profile activities that serve the needs of the entire institution and its external constituents. Pew’s portfolio of work is determined by the programmatic senior vice presidents in consultation with the Pew board of trustees. Institutional Partnerships is led by a senior vice president (SVP).
The officer position is responsible for providing strategic support to the senior vice president, institutional partnerships (SVP) across a broad array of topics to enhance overall effectiveness in pursuit of institutional partnerships’ goals. The officer will work closely with the VP, PPG and Senior Director, UK and Europe. Individually and through collaboration with the wider team, the officer will prepare reports, presentations, and materials on key issues related to both PPG and institutional deliverables at the direction of the SVP and will be a key coordinator on behalf of the SVP with PPG’s vice president and senior management team, and the senior director of UK and Europe based in London.
The Officer has primary responsibility for ensuring high quality, effective and efficient workflow and work product between the SVP, Institutional Partnerships, VP, Philanthropic Partnerships and Senior Director, UK and Europe.
Due to the strategic nature of the role, the Officer will have the opportunity to actively set priorities that support the efficient working of the office of the SVP, and supporting the outreach and engagement activities of the SVP. By ensuring effective, regular and proactive communications between the office of the SVP, Institutional Partnerships and all other parts of Pew, he/she will contribute to the SVP’s ability to function at maximum effectiveness.
Management and Coordination
Some domestic/international travel may be required for this position.
Compensation and Benefits
As this is a full-time position, we offer a competitive salary and complete benefit program, including: comprehensive, affordable health care through medical, dental and vision coverage; financial security with life and disability insurance; opportunities to save using health savings and flexible spending accounts; retirement benefits to help prepare for the future; and work/life benefits to help you maintain a good balance.
The Pew Charitable Trusts is an equal opportunity employer, committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Pew considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to age, sex, ethnicity, religion, disability, marital status, sexual orientation or gender identity, military/veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.