About Our Organization
The Internet Society and our supporting organization the Internet Society Foundation, share the vision that the Internet is for everyone. Together, we work to protect the Internet as a place of opportunity, supporting and promoting the development of the Internet as a global technical infrastructure, a resource to enrich people’s lives, and a force for good in society.
We connect and empower communities so that the Internet can remain open, globally connected, secure, and trustworthy for all who use it.
We mobilize technologists, end users, potential users, policymakers, government agencies and institutional and corporate partners to defend and promote the collaborative inter-networking, technical standards, and protocols that grow and strengthen the Internet.
If you share our belief in the power of the Internet, join us and be part of our mission!
The Technical Systems Advisor is responsible for managing various operational functions for the Foundation. This position works closely and collaboratively with all other Foundation functions, as well as with Internet Society’s IT and systems teams. The Technical Systems Advisor will ensure a smooth implementation, maintenance, enhancements, and integration of systems and tools to properly support a lean yet effective team and the Foundation’s evolution. This incumbent will oversee the grants management policies and recommend best practices so that they are optimally reflected in and enacted via the design and administration of its grants management system, Fluxx.
The Technical Systems Advisor will work under pressure at times, handle multiple priorities and activities, and handle confidential matters with discretion and balance. They will provide direct service to internal and external stakeholders and will apply a strategic lens to identifying how the Foundation’s systems support and streamline operational procedures.
The ideal candidate would possess a body of experience with relational database systems and be able to apply demonstrated technical proficiency to the compliance work of the Foundation’s Grants and Contracts Management team along with combining a working knowledge of grant making practices with technical and non-profit operational acumen.
Remote - Work from home
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
We offer an excellent benefits package that includes compensation commensurate with your qualifications, the ability to work remotely, and a 401(k) employee retirement and investment plan with a generous company contribution. We will support you by providing the tools you need in this role, and also provide other benefits such as flexible time off and parental leave policies. Compensation is dependent on location.
The Internet Society and Internet Society Foundation are proud to be equal opportunity employers, and do not discriminate on the basis of any protected characteristic, such as race, ethnicity, national origin, color, sex, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability, or military/veteran status. All our employees are empowered to share their expertise and to collaborate with each other on an equal basis to achieve personal and professional goals.
Our people are our greatest strength. The Internet Society and Internet Society Foundation are committed to a culture of diversity and inclusion, where everyone is valued for their distinct contributions. The collective sum of our individual differences, life experiences, knowledge, inventiveness, innovation, self-expression, unique capabilities and talent are key to our success, and make us who we are today.
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