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Special Assistant to the Executive Director

Overview: We’re looking for a highly-efficient and self-motivated Special Assistant to our Executive Director. You’ll be a core addition to our small team and play an integral role in helping the organization run smoothly and reach new audiences as we rapidly grow/scale, including the establishment of our new San Francisco office. We are seeking someone who will see this role as a path to leadership development and professional growth. The right person will feel energized and accomplished by running things behind the scenes.

Timing & Location: This is a full-time role for immediate start. This role is based in San Francisco, CA. 

Compensation: We offer competitive salary and benefits. Please contact us for further information.

To Apply: Please send a cover letter and resume with your full name and position title in the subject line to

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Foster America, a project of Tides Center, is an “at-will” and equal opportunity employer. Applicants and employees shall not be discriminated against because of race, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, mental or physical disability, sexual orientation, gender (including pregnancy and gender expression) identity, color, marital status, veteran status, medical condition, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law or ordinance.
Reasonable accommodation will be made so that qualified disabled applicants may participate in the application process. Please advise in writing of special needs at the time of application.