by sysop in Looking for a Job
by Liz Hine
As a recruiter for a number of different nonprofit organizations, I see applications from many people expressing interest in working for non-profits. We love to find people who are passionate about the missions of the organizations we work with; however, most applicants don’t take the extra step to show their interest in specific missions.
There are many different kinds of nonprofits. It’s unlikely that you are truly interested in any and every kind of nonprofit. Use your cover letter to explain your motivation for applying to a particular role and organization. Here are some common things we see applicants asking themselves. These are questions you may want to consider during your own exploratory process in your job search:
So which recruiting firm is best suited to help you reach your goals? If you are looking for an opportunity to make an impact on social issues, we are probably not the best place for you to look for a job. However, if you are passionate about promoting free markets and educating people about economic freedom and how it can bring prosperity and fulfillment to all people, Freedom Partners Shared Services might be able to find a good match for you.