The Clinton Foundation convenes businesses, governments, NGOs, and individuals to improve global health and wellness, increase opportunity for girls and women, reduce childhood obesity, create economic opportunity and growth, and help communities address the effects of climate change. Because of our work, nearly 35,000 American schools have provided kids with healthy food choices in an effort to eradicate childhood obesity; more than 150,000 farmers in Malawi, Rwanda, and Tanzania are benefiting from climate-smart agronomic training, higher yields, and market access; working with partners, more than 8.5 million trees and tree seedlings have planted to strengthen ecosystems and livelihoods; over 600,000 people have been impacted through market opportunities created by social enterprises and health and wellbeing programs in Latin America, the Caribbean, Asia, and Africa; through the independent Clinton Health Access Initiative, over 11.5 million people in more than 70 countries have access to CHAI-negotiated prices for HIV/AIDS medications; an estimated 85 million people in the U.S. will be reached through strategic health partnerships developed across industry sectors at both the local and national level; and members of the Clinton Global Initiative community have made more than 3,600 Commitments to Action, which have improved the lives of over 435 million people in more than 180 countries.
This staff member will serve as the primary operations manager for all internal processes and interdepartmental engagement related to the CGI U platform. They will provide quantitative management, analysis, and in-depth supervision of relevant CGI U workflows, including finance, metrics, outreach, membership, sponsorship, commitments, event management, and programming.
CGI U brings together young leaders and entrepreneurs from around the world to generate innovative solutions to some of the world’s most pressing challenges. Central to the CGI U model is the Commitment to Action: a new, specific, and measurable project that has a tangible impact in at least one of five focus areas: education, environment and climate change, peace and human rights, poverty alleviation, and public health.
Scope refers to the extent or range of operations for the position. Impact refers to the effect of the position’s actions on the organization.
As Deputy Director, this role will provide supervision and support related to CGI U’s annual meeting, a three-day event which brings together over 1,000 student leaders from over 80 nations, in addition to over 60 speakers and program participants onsite. The Deputy Director will also provide oversight of CGI U’s year-round operations, including the development of over 700 unique student projects on an annual basis, ongoing partner recruitment, and university outreach efforts. The role will work to increase opportunities for efficiency and transparency across the various departments and workflows relevant to CGI U, while ensuring that key deadlines are met by all stakeholders.
This position impacts the overall effectiveness of CGI U’s annual meeting, along with its year-round programming regarding student engagement and enterprise development
The Clinton Foundation maintains a strong policy of equal opportunity in employment. It is our objective to recruit, hire, and retain the most qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic or status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. Our equal employment philosophy applies to all aspects of employment, including recruitment, compensation, benefits, training, promotions, transfers, job benefits, and terminations.