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Join the IllumiNative Team

Current opportunities to become part of the IllumiNative team are open below.

Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis and will be listed until filled. 

Director, Pop Culture + Media

Full-time, remote position.

Deadline for applying is October 15th, 2021.

Position Description:

The Director of Pop Culture + Media will serve as a key leader in developing and implementing our national narrative and culture change strategy in the sectors of entertainment, media and pop culture. The Director will be responsible for: managing all of our day-to-partnerships and projects with entertainment, media and other types of companies and brands; to conduct education and advocacy for contemporary Native representation; oversee research and monitoring of Native representation; when needed, work in partnership with IllumiNative’s Rapid Response Manager and Program teams to organize and implement rapid response and social impact campaigns; and work in partnership with the Executive Leadership Team and strategists to develop and implement a 3-year program plan that can help Native peoples build power through representation in pop culture and media.

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IllumiNative is a project of New Venture Fund (NVF), a 501(c)(3) public charity that incubates new and innovative public-interest projects and grant-making programs. NVF is committed to attracting, developing and retaining exceptional people, and to creating a work environment that is dynamic, rewarding and enables each of us to realize our potential. NVF’s work environment is safe and open to all employees and partners, respecting the full spectrum of race, color, religious creed, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, and all other classifications protected by law in the locality and/or state in which you are working.