Want to join the STOKED team? It takes a ton of man/woman power to make STOKED run and we’re constantly looking for the next person to help it grow. If you seek a greater purpose in your career, we want to meet you. It turns out doing what you love doesn’t feel so much like work, especially when we’re out on the slopes, in the water and out on the half pipe. Come help us change the world.
Director of Development & Partnerships // Chi or NY
Reporting to and in partnership with the President, the Director of Development & Partnerships will spearhead development efforts as STOKED continues to grow. The Director will have the opportunity to build the development function and develop relationships with institutions that support STOKED's mission. Responsibilities include developing and executing STOKED's annual fundraising plan, securing financial support from individuals, foundations, and corporations, managing the implementation of our donor management system and oversee staff responsible for data entry and gift processing, developing and maintaining ongoing relationships with major donors with the president, creating and executing a strategy for a large sustained base of annual individual donors, overseeing organization of special events, and developing and tracking proposals and reports for all foundation and corporate fundraising.
Action Sports Coach // NYC, LA, Chicago
The role of a STOKED Coach is to lead year-long after school and summer programs during which the Coach teaches a cohort of 15 -20 high school students to build a skateboard by hand, as well as introduce students to STOKED culture. In addition, the Coach will lead career exploration days, skateboard with students after school, and support them academically. The Coach is the face of the organization at his/her school or site, and therefore must uphold and represent STOKED Core Values, as well as be the liaison with school staff and administration, contacting parents when necessary and ensuring the personal and academic success of each youth participant. As a STOKED Coach you will report to the regional Program Manager and will be responsible for reporting both quantitatively and qualitatively as directed. During the winter months the Coach is also a mentor for our snowboard days on the weekends your students attend.