Sandler Search




Sandler Search


New York City

ABOUT US: Founded in 2010, Sandler Search is a leading boutique retained executive search firm. We recruit senior-level leaders for nonprofit, education, and philanthropic organizations such as Teach For America, New York Road Runners, Sarah Lawrence College, and Equal Justice Works. Sandler Search has offices located in New York City and Chicago and recruits nationally.

THE ROLE: You will be a key member of the search team and will:

  • Be a project manager for our searches and follow up with senior leadership;

  • Schedule candidates; ensure candidate documents are entered into the database;

  • Assist with events including Search Committee meetings and candidate interviews;

  • Draft internal and external communications and documents;

  • Post on social media, place advertisements, and keep up-to-date on nonprofit trends and executive moves; and

  • Support general day-to-day office logistics including answering phones, receiving guests, contact maintenance, supplies, and other office related activities.

ABOUT YOU: Are you mission-driven? Do you think about social impact and care about people and community? If so, we invite you to join our New York City team.
We are looking for someone who has:

  • A bachelor’s degree plus prior 1-2 years professional or internship experience; background in nonprofit, philanthropy, human resources, or professional services preferred; and

  • A positive outlook, strong work ethic and performance, high energy, and a sense of humor.

You will also be:

  • A “people person” with excellent personal and phone presentation; and

  • Extremely organized with strong attention to detail and exceptional follow-through skills.

JOB DETAILS: This is a 3 to 6 month contract for a full-time role with the goal of moving into a full-time permanent position. Compensation and benefits are competitive and commensurate with experience

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourage candidates of all backgrounds to apply.

Please email cover letter and resume in confidence to: