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Women Employed (WE) seeks to improve the lives of all working women through systemic change. Therefore, WE values the unique experiences, backgrounds, perspectives, skills, knowledge, and workstyles that a diverse workforce brings to our organization. Women Employed is committed to building a diverse and inclusive staff, and we encourage women, people of color, LGBTQ+ individuals, and individuals with disabilities to apply. Learn more about our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Current Job Openings:

Advancement/Executive Assistant

Women Employed is seeking a highly organized, detail-oriented individual for the position of Advancement/Executive Assistant. This position is responsible for providing support to the CEO and Board of Directors, the Marketing and Engagement Team, the Development Team, and the Administrative Team in a variety of clerical and communication roles.

This position is temporarily working remotely due to COVID-19 and is required to be in the office at least one day per week to perform duties that cannot occur remotely. Starting salary is $37,500 per year. In addition, Women Employed offers competitive benefits including health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, flexible schedules, and more.

E-mail resume with cover letter to: resumes@womenemployed.org. Resumes without cover letters will not be considered. No telephone inquiries accepted. Women Employed is an equal opportunity employer.

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Program Specialist

Women Employed is seeking a results-driven individual who will leverage their skills to assist in executing a pilot, collaborative project working directly with colleges and other stake holders to revamp developmental education within the State of Illinois to accelerate progress of low- income students and students of color.ย The project is grant supported through October 2022; efforts may be made to renew or secure additional funding to continue to support this position after the initial grant ends.

This is a full-time position and starting salary is $54,500 per year. In addition, Women Employed offers competitive benefits including health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, flexible schedules, and more.

E-mail resume with cover letter to: resumes@womenemployed.org. Resumes without cover letters will not be considered. No telephone inquiries accepted. Women Employed is an equal opportunity employer.

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Senior Program Manager

Women Employed is seeking a results driven individual who will leverage their skills to design and execute a pilot, collaborative project working directly with colleges and other stakeholders to revamp developmental education within the State of Illinois to accelerate progress of low- income students and students of color. The project is grant supported through October 2022, efforts may be made to renew or secure additional funding to continue to support this position after the initial grant ends.

This is a full-time position and starting salary is $60,000 per year. In addition, Women Employed offers competitive benefits including health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, flexible schedules, and more.

E-mail resume with cover letter to: resumes@womenemployed.org. Resumes without cover letters will not be considered. No telephone inquiries accepted. Women Employed is an equal opportunity employer.

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Apply for a Paid Internship

Apply today for The Pattis Family Foundation Summer Leadership Program, a paid summer internship that seeks to introduce students and recent graduates to all areas of nonprofit work through workshops, guest speakers, and projects.

Volunteer Your Time

There are always opportunities to share your time and talent. WE have lots of ways for you to get involved and push our mission forward.