Vice President of Strategy & Operations

The Jain Family Institute (“JFI”) is seeking a Vice President of Strategy & Operations to assist with the management of ongoing and upcoming projects. This hire will report to the COO, and work on a team that includes an Operations Lead, in managing the regular operations of  the organization. 

JFI Strategy supervises projects across our three primary areas of work (guaranteed income, digital ethics, and higher education finance), offering direction to our research teams and engaging outside partners to amplify  or support our work as needed. It engages in regular dialogue with like-minded organizations and trusted advisors to develop new ideas for future work. And it facilitates internal collaboration, drawing support from PR/Communications, fellows and members of the research team to plan and execute major projects. 
JFI Operations looks after human resources (including diversity and  inclusion), budget & payroll, professional services (legal, accounting, IT,  etc.), facilities, and services. It also manages organizational culture,  including regular staff meetings, social events, and retreats. 

The VP of of Strategy & Operations should anticipate devoting approximately 70% of their time to Strategy and 30% to Operations. 

The full-time position includes full benefits and a competitive salary. If you are interested, please send the following materials to​:

  1. Resume ​with contact information
  2. Letter of interest​ describing your fit for the role

Submit these materials at your earliest convenience. We have a priority deadline of ​Friday, November 6th​ but will be considering applications on a rolling basis and as needed thereafter.  

View the full job description here.