Be smarter, read the latest issue of Works in Progress, a new online magazine dedicated to sharing novel ideas and stories of progress, featuring original writing from some of the most interesting thinkers in the world including my nephew Nick Whitaker and his colleagues. Articles include, “The housing theory of everything,” by  Sam Bowman & John Myers & Ben Southwood, “Better eats,” by Nick Whitaker, and “How trust undermines science,” by Sarah Perry. Illustration by Kade Byrand.

The Riverside Art Museum is hiring a Communications and Marketing Assistant and Visitor Services Associate.

The City of Los Angeles is hiring a Community Arts Director to provide art instruction and programming citywide. They will plan, organize and direct the work of Art Center Directors engaged in the supervision of community arts programs in painting, sculpture, craft and ceramics, photography, dance and music activities; develop and promote City sponsored community events and direct outreach projects to increase levels of participation in cultural affairs programs. Salary $100-$146K. Closes 10/7.

The Hammer Museum is hiring a Digital Communications Manager and Associate Director, Digital Content.

The Huntington is hiring a Membership and Visitor Services Representative and a Preservation Assistant.

P.S. ARTS is hiring a Visual Arts Teaching Artist. Pay $45 per hr.

The Project X Foundation for Art and Criticism, which publishes X-TRA, the longest-running art journal in Los Angeles, is searching for a new Executive Director (ED) to lead the organization.

The San Diego International Airport is hiring an Airport Art Program Manager to manage six multi-year public art commissions, already contracted, for the Authority’s New Terminal One (NT1) redevelopment program.

Fathomers redefines the limits of scale, scope and support for artist-led projects. They are hiring an Operations and Grants Manager to support the long-term financial and operational health of the organization.

Japanese American National Museum is hiring a Public Programs Associate.

Contemporary painter based in Mid-City, Los Angeles seeking a Painting Assistant.

Gagosian Beverly Hills seeks a full-time Archivist to create, enhance, and manage access to 30-plus-year-photographic archival data for the Sales, Publications, and Registrar departments.

Honor Fraser seeks a highly motivated, full-time Gallery Assistant with a focus on digital coordination.

The Partnership for Los Angeles Schools is hiring a Director of Arts Education to support all 19 Partnership schools as they integrate the arts and arts instruction into all K-12 classrooms and build a rich arts culture that engages students, parents and the entire school and surrounding community. 

Heal The Bay is hiring a Communications Senior Manager, Advancement Manager, and Community Outreach Intern.

The California Center for the Arts, Escondido is hiring a Marketing Manager.

Kidspace Children’s Museum is hiring a Director of Communications.

Blum & Poe is hiring a Communications and Social Media Editor.

Cause Communications is hiring an Assistant Communications Manager.

Gensler is hiring a Global Community Impact Leader to lead and enhance Gensler’s global strategy to affect positive social impact in the communities that we serve through philanthropy, volunteerism, and pro-bono work in LA, DC, Oakland, and SF.

Sunshine Sachs is hiring a Senior Account Executive with an understanding and previous experience working with media to promote social impact issues and non-profit organizations.

Apple is hiring an External Engagement Specialist to grow their Environment, Policy and Social Initiatives team. This role will help to advance strategic partnerships and external engagement around Apple’s environment, policy and social initiatives work. Based in Cupertino.

First 5 LA is hiring a Senior Strategist – Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. Salary $90-$135K.

The LA Promise Fund is hiring a Chief Program Officer lead student, family, college, and career readiness programs, which are executed and delivered on each LA Promise Fund campus and county-wide.  

The USC Sol Price School of Public Policy is seeking an Adjunct Instructor of Art and City. The candidate will be able to teach graduate-level course related to one or more of the following areas: the role of art in modern society with a particular emphasis on the urban context including public spaces, the process of gentrification, and redevelopment; theoretical and research approaches. 

Wescom Credit Union seeks a Director to lead operations and strategies of the Wescom Foundation. Salary $138-$180K.

My Life Foundation is hiring an Accounts Payable Specialist.

Bring play and joy to pediatric patients. Project Sunshine is hiring a Director of International Programs to develop program standards and procedures, create marketing and disseminate messaging to the global teams. The Director often serves as the US liaison for the International Team, ensuring international colleagues needs are communicated broadly and support is secured. This is a wonderful opportunity for those interested in international relations, public health and cross-cultural communications. Remote.

Guide young people as they explore pathways to purposeful lives. Woodcraft Rangers has numerous openings for full and part-time Club Leaders and Site Coordinators.

The California Wellness Foundation is hiring a Vice President of Programs based in Oakland or Los Angeles. Salary range is $250-$375K.

Teen Line, which provides support, resources, and hope to young people across the country through a hotline of professionally trained teen counselors, is hiring an Executive Director to lead and execute upon the strategic short- and long-term goals.

The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation is hiring an Administrative Assistant, Global ECD Program, Program Associate, Early Childhood Development, Program Associate, Homelessness, and Program Officer, Opportunity Youth.

The Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators is hiring an Administrative Assistant.

re:power is a national capacity building and training organization for the progressive movement. They are hiring a Director, Women of Color Leadership Programs and Director, Civic Engagement Programs. Both positions are remote.

The LeadersTrust is looking for a Flexible Leadership Awards (FLA) Project Director. Remote. Salary $135K.

Children’s Defense Fund California is hiring an Executive Director.

Volunteers of America is hiring a Start-Up Program Specialist to provide oversight and support to the startup/closeout projects.  

The Los Angeles Review of Books is looking for a full-time Program Manager for the LARB Publishing Workshop. 

Canopy Collective’s mission is to end and heal from systemic racialized violence in our lifetimes. They are hiring an Executive Director. Remote, salary $120K.

MoveOn.org is a diverse and vibrant community of millions of people working together to create progressive change in America. They are hiring a remote COO. Closes 10/15.

Community Partners is hiring a Board Liaison & Executive Assistant.

Humanity United (HU) is a foundation dedicated to cultivating the conditions for enduring freedom and peace. They are hiring a Portfolio Manager to ensure that the Peacebuilding team operates in a clear, coordinated and effective way, across a wide variety of programs and in service of a multidimensional portfolio strategy. Remote.

For nearly three decades, LA Promise Fund has uplifted schools, students and families in South LA to ensure more Black and Latinx students are prepared for success in college, career, and life.  They are hiring a Chief Program Officer to lead the LA Promise Fund’s student, family, college, and career readiness programs, which are executed and delivered on each LA Promise Fund campus and county-wide.

The Benton Museum of Art at Pomona College is hiring a Major Gifts Officer.

USGBC-Los Angeles is hiring a Director of Development responsible for planning, organizing, and directing all of USGBC-LA’s fundraising including donation campaigns, grant writing, planned giving, special events, and other capital campaigns. 

Heal the Bay is hiring an Advancement Manager.

Sequoia Climate Fund is a new philanthropy that seeks to decarbonize the world economy at a speed and scale equal to the challenge.  They are seeking collaborative, bold, and innovative thinkers that can help them identify and evaluate ambitious climate strategies capable of driving transformative change in the world. They are hiring a Program Officer based in Irvine.

The Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI) is hiring a Program Admin Manager to oversee the execution of two major grants funding LACI’s Start-up Incubation programs and an Equity Innovation Manager responsible for supporting a “cohort within a cohort” of founders across LACI’s existing incubation programs (Founders Business Accelerator, Innovators, Incubation, and Market Access). 

Build a free, just, and equitable society. The Aspen Institute is hiring a Program Assistant in SF and they have numerous openings in NY, Africa, and Aspen as well as remote opportunities.

Common Sense Media is hiring a Director, Education Foundations Partnerships.

The Nextdoor KIND Foundation is seeking a passionate Executive Director to lead their organization from the founding moments through to a Foundation that can meet the needs of neighbors globally and at scale.

Brillio is hiring a Corporate Social Responsibility Manager / Director in San Ramon.

Headlands Center for the Arts is a multidisciplinary, international arts center dedicated to supporting artists; the creative process; and the development of new, innovative ideas and artwork. They are hiring a Deputy Director, Programs and Engagement. Salary $90-$110K.

The Yerba Buena Center for the Arts is hiring a Director of Communications, Director of Community Investment, Lead Community Experience Representative, and Program Coordinator in SF.

The City of San Jose Office of Cultural Affairs is hiring a Senior Executive Analyst responsible for planning, administering and evaluating arts and culture grant programs, as well as contracts, initiatives, and cultural arts programs and projects. Closes 10/10.

The Hewlett Foundation is hiring a Director, Grantmaking, Learning, and Operations.

At the Pisces Foundation, we believe if we act now and boldly, we can quickly accelerate to a world where people and nature thrive together. They are hiring an Operations Assistant a key team member who provides administrative support for the Foundation with lead responsibility on the physical and virtual office operations. 

Greenpeace USA (GPUS) is hiring an Activist Training & Development Program Manager to be responsible for coordinating and implementing a comprehensive, dynamic and energetic activist program that identifies, trains, and develops capable volunteers for participation in Greenpeace non-violent direct actions.

The Sierra Club Foundation is hiring an Administrative Coordinator.

The Sierra Health Foundation is hiring a Senior Program Officer who will work within the Community Economic Development department and Foundation’s Center for Health Program Management and oversee the Reducing African American Child Death Initiative (RAACD), which includes Black Child Legacy Campaign, and Build.Black. Based in Sacramento.

Hillspire, LLC is an integrated family office management company serving all the investments, foundations and activities of Eric and Wendy Schmidt and family, including The Schmidt Family Foundation, the Schmidt Ocean Institute, and Schmidt Futures, and employing across all entities 400+ employees worldwide. They are hiring an Officer, Grants and Philanthropic Services. Based in Menlo Park.

Americans for the Arts is hiring a Chief of Staff and Creative Forces Project Coordinator based in D.C.

The World Monuments Fund is hiring an Associate Director of Annual Giving and Media Relations Officer.

Build an antiracist society that ensures racial equity and social justice. Boston University is hiring an Executive Director, Center for Antiracist Research.

The Art Newspaper is seeking a US Editor to lead their NYC office.

The Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation / Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin West is hiring a part-time Museum Educator.

Armadillo, a purpose-driven sustainable rug company, is hiring a Head of Sustainability & Social Responsibility, NSW Australia.

Lululemon is hiring a Global Lead, Social Impact and Social Impact Operations Lead. Both positions are based in Vancouver.

Centered on a groundbreaking model of rapid response grantmaking, Urgent Action Fund for Women’s Human Rights (UAF) supports the urgent needs of courageous women, trans and gender non-binary human rights defenders around the world in times of crisis or opportunity. They are hiring a Program Manager to implement the organizational grantmaking, advocacy, and learning and impact strategies. Based in NYC or on Eastern Time.

The Environmental Defense Fund seeks a dynamic, entrepreneurial, leader of leaders to join their senior team as our first Executive Vice President, Impact (EVP Impact). Location flexible, US East Coast hours.

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