Opportunities

We’re looking for dedicated, creative people to join us in making Start Small Think Big even better. Is that you?


Public Service legal Fellow

Start Small Think Big, Inc. (“Start Small”) seeks applications for a potential fellow with partial or full external funding/sponsorship, based in our New York City office. The position is for a one-year fellowship term, with a possible option to convert to an ongoing position at the conclusion of the term. The Legal Fellow would be responsible for direct client service, working with the Legal and IT team on developing an innovative approach to the delivery of client services (e.g. a tech based video-conference legal clinic and webinar series), and development of new client bases through outreach, and cultivating relationships with community partners and law firms. Depending on the external funding source’s criteria on match funding, Start Small may be able to provide matching funding and benefits for the one-year fellowship term.


Head of Development & Communications

Start Small Think Big seeks an entrepreneurial development leader to serve as its inaugural Head of Development & Communications (HDC). Reporting to the Executive Director, and working in partnership with an engaged board of directors and dedicated professional colleagues, the HDC’s primary responsibility is to mature Start Small’s development operation and to grow the organization’s revenue (from $1.3 million annually) to support an ambitious strategic direction. The HDC serves as a key member of Start Small’s Senior Leadership Team and an active participant in making strategic decisions impacting the organization.

The ideal candidate is a self-starter in search of an opportunity to make their mark in the field of community and economic development and to shape and grow Start Small’s development operations from the ground up.


Marketing Program Intern

The Market Access Program Intern will work with the Marketing Program Manager to assist our entrepreneurs with marketing and sales business needs. This includes developing resource guides, learning more about sales opportunities in NYC and online, and supporting our communications team with a social media strategy.


Copywriter for Business Services Nonprofit

Start Small Think Big (Start Small) is a not-for-profit organization that aims to help under resourced entrepreneurs build and sustain thriving businesses in order to increase their personal financial security and stimulate economic activity in underserved communities in New York City and the Bay Area. Start Small targets entrepreneurs and small business owners who possess the fundamental building blocks to sustain viable businesses but lack the resources to afford or otherwise access professional expertise. Start Small provides our clients with ongoing access to free small business legal, financial and marketing assistance.

The Copywriter will be responsible for producing written materials and correspondence on behalf of Start Small and ensuring quality and consistency in messaging with master brand of the organization.