Foundation Coordinator vacancy at Internet Society

The Internet Society is looking for a Foundation Coordinator to work in the service of the Internet Society Foundation’s (Foundation) mission.

Job details

Location

Remote - USA/Latin America

Hours of work

Full Time

Contract

Permanent

About the Internet Society Foundation

The Internet Society (ISOC) supports and promotes the development of the Internet as a global technical infrastructure, a resource to enrich people’s lives, and a force for good in society. Their work aligns with their goals for the Internet to be open, globally connected, secure, and trustworthy. They seek collaboration with all who share these goals.

Together, they focus on building and supporting the communities that make the Internet work; advancing the development and application of Internet infrastructure, technologies, and open standards; and advocating for policy that is consistent with their view of the Internet.

The Internet Society Foundation (Foundation) is a newly formed, non-profit organization that works in concert with the Internet Society. It exists to demonstrate and support the positive difference the Internet can make to people everywhere and promote the development of the Internet as a global technical infrastructure, a resource to enrich people’s lives, and a force for good in society.

The Foundation is committed to a culture of diversity and inclusion, where all individuals are valued for their distinct contributions.  Their people are the most valuable strengths they have. The collective sum of the individual differences, life experiences, knowledge, inventiveness, innovation, self-expression, unique capabilities and talent that their staff invests in their work represents a significant part of not only their culture, but their reputation and the Foundation’s achievements.

About role

The Foundation Coordinator will work in service of the Internet Society Foundation’s (Foundation) mission and will demonstrate a strong commitment to quality, impactful work. The Foundation is a team of passionate, collaborative, and driven staff that depend on each other to move their mission forward; this is especially true of this critical position.

The Foundation Coordinator will be required to work independently, work under pressure at times, handle multiple priorities and activities, and handle confidential matters with discretion and balance.  The Coordinator will provide administrative support to the Executive Director and provide technical and coordination support to the Foundation’s teams. The Foundation Coordinator will provide direct service to internal and external stakeholders and will support program operations and procedures using the Foundation’s systems.

The successful candidate will be a well-organized, flexible individual with strong verbal and written communication skills who thrives in a fast-paced, globally diverse setting and is comfortable working in a start-up environment.  A solid history of collaboration within and among teams is a must, as well as demonstrating initiative and resourcefulness.

More details regarding this role can be found here.