Career Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in employment at Gary Community Investments, which includes The Piton Foundation. We are currently hiring for the following position:

 

Mission Investment Manager

The Mission Investment Manager will have an opportunity to play a significant role in shaping and executing GCI’s mission-related and program-related investment strategy, actively source and manage investments across asset classes, and represent the organization both internally and externally as a representative of GCI’s mission investing work. This is a full-time position located in Denver, Colorado.

The Mission Investment Manager is a full-time position of Gary Community Investments and reports directly to the Vice President of Impact Investing

 

Investment Director - Youth Success

The Investment Director - Youth Success is responsible for accomplishing the following goals by 2035 in our geographic footprint of the Denver-metro area. 

  • Increase the percentage of children proficient in 3rd grade reading and 8th grade math by 100%
  • Reduce student-reported depression by 50% and increase student-reported hopefulness by Y% (our “student hopefulness metric is still under development, and the Investment Director-Youth Success will be charged with finalizing it)
  • Ensure that 96% of 18-year-olds have a credential that sets them on a path to self-sufficiency

Grantmaking will be a sliver of the work. But so, too, will deep community engagement, policy and advocacy work, engaging with for-profit, market-driven solutions, and building solutions where others can’t or won’t. In this way, the ideal Investment Director is comfortable (and excited about) serving as a community organizer, a political agent, a savvy investor in people and organizations, and an entrepreneur building their own solutions - sometimes, all in the same day.

The Investment Director - Youth Success is a full-time position of Gary Community Investments and reports directly to the Vice President of Strategic Philanthropy & Policy.

 

Investment Director - Family Economic Mobility

The Investment Director - Family Economic Mobility is responsible for accomplishing the following goals by 2035 in our geographic footprint of the Denver-metro area. 

  • Increase the percentage of families living above the self-sufficiency standard by 36%
  • Reduce the percentage of family income devoted to childcare and housing by X%
  • Increase family net worth by X%

Grantmaking will be a sliver of the work. But so, too, will deep community engagement, policy and advocacy work, engaging with for-profit, market-driven solutions, and building solutions where others can’t or won’t. In this way, the ideal Investment Director is comfortable (and excited about) serving as a community organizer, a political agent, a savvy investor in people and organizations, and an entrepreneur building their own solutions - sometimes, all in the same day.

The Investment Director - Family Economic Mobility is a full-time position of Gary Community Investments and reports directly to the Vice President of Strategic Philanthropy & Policy.

 

Director of Community Leadership

The Director of Community Leadership is the nexus between our community and the rest of our team and will be charged with two, interrelated initiatives: (a) developing an in-house leadership program that identifies, recruits, trains, and places 1,000 of the Metro Area’s 14- to 40-year-olds in the next generation of senior leadership positions in business, nonprofit, and government; and (b) working with those community members (and others) to co-define the problems in their communities that they see as undercutting opportunity.

The Director of Community Leadership is a full-time position of Gary Community Investments and reports directly to the Vice President of Strategic Philanthropy & Policy.

 

Director of Funder Alliances

The Director of Funder Alliances will be charged with building a constellation of relationships with local and national individual and institutional investors, attracting up to $10 million per year in co-investment capital, and building the analog or digital mechanisms for our prospective or current co-investors to know our work, seamlessly engage with us, and co-invest in the community-driven solutions we are building.

The Director of Funder Alliances is a full-time position of Gary Community Investments and reports directly to the Vice President of Strategic Philanthropy & Policy.